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Vacation Bible School

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 7/31/17

The Religious Education Program recently held Vacation Bible School, "Passport to Peru". Click here to see a video on Facebook.

The Cathedral of Saint Peter

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 7/28/17

The Cathedral of Saint Peter is in need of our help. The weekend of August 19 & 20, a special collection for the maintenance and preservation of the Cathedral of Saint Peter will be taken up in all parishes in our diocese. Please be as generous as you can. ... Read More »

Gluten and Communion

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 7/12/17

There have been several recent articles regarding persons with celiac intolerance. Click here for an article from Catholic News Agency (CNA). Click here for another article from America Magazine.  St. Edmond parish has low gluten hosts available at Masses in the church!  Please talk to the priest or deacon ... Read More »

The Ascension of the Lord

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/26/17

The Diocese of Wilmington, along with many other dioceses of the United States, transfers the feast to the following Sunday, replacing the Seventh Sunday of Easter with the feast of the Ascension.

First Communion

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/25/17

First Communion was held on May 6, 2017.  Photos of the First Communion class are on the website, under the Photos tab.

May Crowning and Confirmation Photos

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/23/17

The May Crowning of our Blessed Mother was held at the 9:00AM Mass on Sunday, May 7th. Confirmation for St. Edmond, St. Jude, St. Michael/Mary Mother of Peace parishes was held at St. Jude on Monday, May 15th.  Photos of both events may be viewed by clicking the links ... Read More »

St. Edmond sponsors a trip to Lourdes, Fatima and the Way of St. James in October 2018

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/23/17

14 days Religious & Spiritual, Multi-country Tour

Follow in the footsteps of medieval pilgrims as you make your way through France, Spain, and Portugal on this immersive tour.  As you go, admire some of the holiest sites in Christendom and step inside soaring churches where people have prayed for ... Read More »

Parish Picnic 2017

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/21/17

Our Annual Parish Picnic was held on Sunday, May 21, at Grove Park in Rehoboth.  Hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken, soda, water, coffee, and dishes to share were enjoyed by all.  Live entertainment was provided by Shoreline!  The band of our very own parishioners, Kevin O’Brennan & John Harvie!  Pictures of the picnic may be viewed by ... Read More »

Blessing Of Bread 2017

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 5/02/17

On Sunday March 19th, at the 9:00AM Mass bread and food was blessed in honor of St. Joseph Day.  The bread and food was then distributed to local food pantries.  A fund raiser sale was also held by UNICO as part of the St. Joseph Day events. Photos from ... Read More »

Irish Dinner 2017 Photos

Posted by Deacon Dan Ackerson on 3/24/17

Photos of the 2017 Irish Dinner, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Star of the Sea Council have been added to the Photos Tab on the website.  The photos may be viewed by clicking here.