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Mass Schedule

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)
Mass – First Tuesday of the Month – 10:30 am

 

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

Vocations

Office of Priestly and Religious Vocations
Diocese of Wilmington

If you think you might  have a vocation to be a priest, deacon, or a religious sister and brother, please call or write to Fr. Norm Carroll, the Diocesan Director of Priestly and Religious Vocations at (302) 573 – 3113 or vocations@cdow.org.  Be sure to visit the website: www.cdow.org/vocations!

June 16, 2019
The Most Holy Trinity

How do you hope to share in God’s glory…as a priest, deacon or in the consecrated life?

June 23, 2019
The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (
Corpus Christi)
“They all ate and were satisfied.”  Are you called to feed his flock as a priest?

June 30, 2019
Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“Serve one another through love.”  Does a life of prayer and service as a priest, deacon, or in the consecrated life attract you?

July 7, 2019
Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few.”  Are you called to be a laborer for Christ as a priest, deacon, brother, or sister?

July 14, 2019
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“What must I do to inherit eternal life?”  Faithfulness to one’s vocation is essential to holiness.  Is yours to be a priest, deacon, sister, or brother?

July 21, 2019
Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“It is He whom we proclaim.”  Are you being called to proclaim Christ and the word of God?

July 28, 2019
Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
“Give us this day our daily bread.”  Are you being called to help feed the people of God as a priest, deacon, or in the consecrated life?

August 4, 2019
Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
If simplicity of life and the evangelical counsels of poverty, chastity, and obedience especially attract you, discover that life as a priest, deacon, sister, or brother.

August 11, 2019
Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
“ … for he has prepared a city for them.”  Are you called to lead the Lord’s people to the eternal city that he has prepared for them as a priest, deacon, or in the consecrated life?

August 15, 2019
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Holyday of Obligation)
“Blessed are those who hear the word of God and observe it.”  Are you attracted to carry the word of God to his flock as a priest, deacon, or in the consecrated life? .

August 18, 2019
Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

“I have come to set the earth on fire,”  Do you want to carry the fire of the Lord to his people as a priest, deacon, or in the consecrated life?

August 25, 2019
Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time
“Some of these I will take as priests and Levites, says the LORD.”  Is God calling you to the priesthood?