Parishioner Ben Walters was presented with the Diocesan Medal of Merit Award by Bishop Malooly at a ceremony at St. Joseph’s in Middletown, for his tireless work here at St. Polycarp. Ben and his family have been registered parishioners since 1995. He has served on various committees throughout the years and currently serves on the Facilities Planning Committee. Ben is also a Eucharistic Minister for the Liturgy and for the Homebound. He is a devoted member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society (St. Polycarp Chapter). Sir Knight Ben Walters is an honorary life member of the Brother Vincent Council Knights of Columbus & charter member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Assembly.
As a parish, we thank you for all you do!
Did you know that St. Polycarp has a pre-school program for children on weekdays? The Academy at St. Polycarp welcomes 3 & 4 year old children. As of October 19, 2017, there are available spots in our three year old class. Call the office for more information 653-8279 or 653-1496.
Saint Vincent de Paul Society
Chuck Miller has been made President of the St. Vincent de Paul Society for the Diocesan Council of Wilmington. Congratulations, Chuck!
Brother Vincent Columbiettes
Brother Vincent Columbiettes would like to congratulate Mary Fullerton and Gretchen Weber on making their Major Degree. The ceremony was held here at St. Polycarp on October 7th. A Major Degree member is considered a full-fledged participating member and is privileged to hold an office in the order. Congratulations Mary & Gretchen!