St. Mary's will celebrate the Feast of the Assumption in a special way. Join us for 700pm Mass
on Friday, August 15 followed by ice cream and cookies in the St. Mary room as we watch 50-minute
video about Mary by Father Robert Barron.
To reach the SMYLE web page, click on Parish Life Ministries... Youth Ministry... St. Mary's Youth League Events
Diocesan Healing Mass - August 1
The Diocese of Wilmington’s quarterly
Healing Mass will be held on Friday, August 1,
2014 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption.
Father Dillingham will be preside and give
the homily. The Diocesan Healing Mass
features a reserved seating area for the aged
and infirmed and ushers are available to provide
assistance if needed. St. Mary of the Assumption
is handicapped accessible.Additionally,
Father Dillingham will go into the congregation
to bless those in the reserved seating
area, and prayer teams will also visit all who
cannot come forward to the altar for prayers.
Confessions will be heard after Mass. All are
Thank you to Shirley Madonna, who retired recently from this position, for her many years
of service, leadership, and beautiful music.
Diocese of Wilmington Women's Conference - November 1
Join women of our diocese for a day that includes Mass, presentations, lunch,
and inspirational music. The conference will be held at St. Joseph's Parish in Middletown DE,
and the theme is "Be Who You Are and Be That Well". Conference Speaker, Johnnette Benkovic, is
an author, retreat director, and developer of the internationally recognized Women of Grace
Foundational Study Series.
More details will follow in the coming weeks and months. For additional information click on
Adult Faith Sharing Groups web page under the Parish Life Ministries menu button at left, or contact
Nancy Burke at 302 295-0667.
Early Education Program
EEP offers a variety of half day options for toddlers through Pre-K children.
Our program has achieved the highest possible rating,
star level 5, in Delaware Stars, a voluntary accreditation program.
We still have openings in our three-year old and PRE-K classes for the current
2013-2014 school year.
Registration forms are available on the website and in the office.
St. Mary’s Young Professionals Project (SMYPP) is a ministry seeking to
re-establish a young identity in the Church. SMYPP exists to meet the social,
spiritual and intellectual needs of young adults ages 21-35 open to the values
of the Catholic Church while serving a larger community.
For further information click on Parish Life Ministries... SMYPP
Men's Monday Night Discussion Group
The Monday Men's meetings will discuss our Holy Father's newly released book, "The Joy of the Gospel" on
the following Mondays:
August 4 (St. Mary Room)
August 18 (St. Mary Room)
Meetings are held from 700 to 830pm. See the weekly bulletin or click on Parish Life Ministries... Adult Faith Sharing Groups