Stations of the Cross is each Friday at 6pm throughout Lent.
Lenten Soup & Reflection will begin on Tuesday, March 11th at 6pm
and continue Tuesday, March 18th, March 25th and April 1st.
Anyone wishing to provide a dessert for any of these days, it would
be appreciated. For questions, call the Rectory at 654-5519. Thank
SPONSORS/GODPARENTS To be a godparent for Baptism, a person
must be 16 years or older and a practicing and fully initiated Catholic,
having completed the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and
Eucharist. If married, the union must be recognized by the Catholic
Church. One Catholic godparent is required; 2 godparents (one male &
one female) is the ordinary and recommended practice. Keep in mind the
purpose of a sponsor is to give good example and support in the Catholic
faith of the baptized. Documentation of eligibility for all Catholic
godparents are required from the Catholic Church where they are
registered and attend weekly mass. If you have eligibility questions,
please call (302)654-8504 before choosing any godparents. Baptism
Preparation Meeting – The next required preparation class will be
held Thursday, March 13th at 7pm in the St. Ann School Library. To
register, please call the rectory at 654-5519. The class is offered
every other month, the next one being in May of 2014.
Calling All Voices!!! St. Ann’s Choir is looking to grow! Please come to
a rehearsal in February or March and sing with us during Lent and
Easter. Rehearsals are in church every Wednesday from 7-8:30pm.
Reading music is not required (ages 18 and up please). See you there for
lots of laughs and singing!
Volunteers Needed - The Chapel of Divine Mercy is open 24/7 with the
Blessed Sacrament exposed. Can you offer an hour regularly, call Chris
at 668-1819 or Nan at 656-8432 or email email@example.com.
LAYMAN’S WEEKEND RETREAT – In these times of frantic activity, when
the pace of life can be almost too much to bear, there is a place where a
weekend can be quiet, peaceful and spiritually fulfilling. The annual
Archbishop Fitzmaurice Group weekend retreat for the men of the
Diocese of Wilmington is May 2 through 4 at beautiful St. Joseph’s-in-the-
Hills, Malvern, PA. This year’s theme is “I Believe, Therefore I Speak".
For more information, please visit our website at www.malvernretreat.com
or call Dave O’Connor at (302) 764-7149.
|The Parish, founded in 1869, is located in the “Forty-Acres” sections of Wilmington on the
square block at Gilpin Avenue and Union Street.