Mass Schedule

Daily Mass (Mon to Sat) - 8:30 a.m.

Saturday - 5:00 pm

Sunday - 8:00 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. (September - May)
8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. (June - August)

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55 Ransom Lane, Smyrna, DE 19977-1617

55 Ransom Lane, Smyrna, DE 19977-1617
Office Number: (302) 653-8279
Email: office@saintpolycarp.org

Hours
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on Weekdays

Welcome to St. Polycarp

Rev. James D. Hreha, Pastor
Deacon Mike Boyd, Sr.
Deacon Charles Robinson 

He is Risen ! Alleluia, Alleluia! Alleluia!

Our eGiving Program is NOW available. 
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Our Mission

We, the family of faith at St. Polycarp, are a welcoming Roman Catholic community, a thankful holy people, sent forth from our celebration of the Eucharist to walk in faith, live in hope, and act with love for God and for one another. Through our ministry we embrace the poor, the suffering, and the lost. As disciples of Jesus Christ, we are committed to justice and peace through prayer, Christian formation, evangelization, and stewardship.

We Welcome New Members
Members of our parish will be happy to meet with you to answer questions & fill out a registration form. We have a special program for folks interested in becoming Catholic. For further information, please call (302) 653-8279.

We Gather for Prayer
Eucharistic Adoration in St. Ann Chapel, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm Tuesday
Sacred Heart Devotions, 9:00 am every 1st Friday of the Month
Divine Mercy Devotions, 3:00 pm Friday from September to May

We Form Adults and the Youth in Faith
Please contact Patricia Freedman, our Director of Religious Education, in our Christian Formation Office at (302) 653-4101 for more information in Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) and for information about our religious education for children and youth (PSR – Parish School of Religion).

March 4, 2017     Our Catechumen, Brittany, – and our Candidate, Samantha, with Bishop Malooly following the Rite of Election & Call to Continuing Conversion at Holy Cross Church.

We Celebrate Forgiveness
Confessions are every Saturday from 3:30-4:30 pm or by appointment in Fr. Jim’s office. No matter how long you may have been away, you are always welcome back! Please do not hesitate to call us to schedule an appointment at (302) 653-8279.