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St. Polycarp
Saturday – 4:00 pm
Sunday – 10:30 am
Weekday Mass  (Monday – Friday) – 8:30 am
Reconciliation (Confessions) Saturdays – 2:30-3:30 pm 

St. Dennis, Galena MD
Saturday – 4:00 pm

Sunday – 8:00 am
Sunday – 11:00 am (Spanish)
Weekday Mass – Thursday & Friday 8:30 am
Reconciliation (Confessions) Saturdays 2:30- 3:30 pm

DE Home for the Chronically Ill (DHCI)
First Tuesday of the Month – 10:30 am

 

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55 Ransom Lane,
Smyrna, Delaware 19977

Office number: (302) 653-8279
Email: office@saintpolycarp.org

Religious Education: (302)653-4101
Email: assistdre@saintpolycarp.org

A Litany of St. Polycarp

A Litany of St. Polycarp
Lord, have mercy……………………Lord, have mercy.
Christ, have mercy………………Christ, have mercy.
Lord, have mercy…………….Lord, have mercy.

Response: Pray for us
Blessed Polycarp, whose name in Greek means “much fruit”R.
Blessed Polycarp, a convert to Christianity by the apostles…  R.
Blessed Polycarp, a disciple of St. John the Apostle…  R.
Blessed Polycarp, a renowned preacher of the Christian faith…  R.
Blessed Polycarp, a 2nd-century Christian bishop of Smyrna, Turkey…  R.
Blessed Polycarp, author of a letter to the Philippians…  R.

Resonse: Intercede for us
St. Polycarp, martyred at age 86…  R.
St. Polycarp, refused to offer incense to the Roman Emperor…  R.
St. Polycarp, burned at the stake and pierced with a spear…  R.
St. Polycarp, a steadfast witness of divine truth… R.
St. Polycarp, the patron saint of a parish in Smyrna, Delaware…  R.

 

Composed by Fr. Paul Mast for the parish Jubilee year (2017-2018).
Not to be used without permission.