Black Tie for White Collars November 2018

Last year, more than 400 guests enjoyed the festive party that is know throughout our province as Black Tie for White Collars.  Please be sure to purchase your tickets for the November 3 gala at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington, DE.  Cocktails are served at 7 PM.  Dinner, dancing, and casino games follow.  All proceeds from the night go to advance the mission of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales.  


Columbus Day Mass & Breakfast

The 22nd Annual Columbus Day Mass & Breakfast will be held on Monday, 10/8.  Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Malooly at 7:30AM at St. Anthony of Padua Church.  Homilist will be Oblate Provincial Vy. Rev. Lewis Fiorelli, OSFS.  Breakfast immediately after Mass at Padua Academy Cafetorium.  This year’s honoree is Ernest (Ernie) Camoirano​. Proceeds benefit St. Anthony of Padua Parish & the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales Retirement Fund. Tickets $35.00, tables of up to 10 for $350.00, & other sponsorship opportunities are available.

Live Jesus!

For two weeks, I attended the 20th General Chapter of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales held in Annecy, France, where St. Francis de Sales and St. Jane de Chantal founded the Order of the Visitation Order of Holy Mary and from which stems their precious legacy to today’s world: Salesian Spirituality......…