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Mass Schedule

St. Polycarp, Smyrna DE
(302) 653-8279
Saturday – 4:00 pm
Sunday – 10:30 am
Weekday Mass – 8:30 am, Tuesday & Wednesday
Confessions – Saturdays, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

St. Dennis, Galena MD
(410) 648-5145
Sunday – 8:00 am
Sunday – 11:00 am (Spanish)
Weekday Mass – 8:30 am, Thursday & Friday
Confessions – Sundays, 7:00-7:30 am


DE Home for the Chronically Ill (DHCI):
Communion Service – 3rd Tuesday at 10:30 am
Communion Service – 1st Wednesday at 1:15 pm

Parish Contact

55 Ransom Lane,
Smyrna, Delaware 19977

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

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

Via Crucis – The Way of the Cross 2023

 An invitation from…

Via Crucis – The Way of the Cross
St. Anthony of Padua Church
9th and DuPont Streets
Wilmington, Delaware

Via Crucis 2023

We cordially invite you to be a part of a special weekly Lenten presentation now in its 60th year.  This special presentation is a liturgical drama called the Via Crucis.  The Via Crucis was first presented in St. Anthony of Padua Church in 1933.  It was revived in 1961 and has been presented continuously from 1961 to the present. Your participation can be credited towards community service or other scholastic requirements.  All grade-school age to college-age boys and girls are welcome.  Bring along your friends and relatives as well!

NEW VIRTUAL SIGN-UP BEGINNNING —December 16th, 2023 AT stanthony.viacrucis@gmail.com     (INCLUDE: NAME, AGE &CONTACT INFO) 

Sign-Ups will be on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at 1:30 pm,  Additional sign-upon 1/22/23 at 1:30 and first rehearsal immediately following from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in

St.  Anthony of Padua Church at  9th and DuPont Streets.

 Practices are:  Jan 22. 29 and Feb. 5, 12, and 19, 2023 from 2:00 to 4:00

Performances are: Feb. 22, Mar. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 2023 at 7:30

 We welcome the entire family to be a member of the cast or support group.

For further details, please contact stanthony.viacrucis@gmail.com

or Call 302-545-5047, Maria Finamore, Director