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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.  Please register here for tickets.

 

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......…   

Watch the Presentations from 14th Annual Live Jesus!

Watch the Presentations from 14th Annual Live Jesus!

The 14th Annual Live Jesus! morning of recollection was held at St. John Neumann Church on Saturday, March 18, 2017.  More than 800 disciples gathered to share faith, fellowship, and prayer as they were inspired to live Jesus, in the example of Sts. Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.  Click on the watch the three major presentations from the event.

Fr. Dick DeLillio, OSFS, Honored

Fr. Dick DeLillio, OSFS, Honored

Oblate Father Dick DeLillio is the 2016 Honoree at the 20th Annual Columbus Day Communion Breakfast at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Wilmington, DE.  He will preach at the Mass on Monday, October 10, followed by the breakfast and award ceremony.  

Fr. Dick joins a number of Oblates who have been given this honor, including Fathers Roberto Balducelli and Angelo Maraldo, and Brother Mike Rosenello.

SAVE THE DATE: Philadelphia Dinner Dance: Jan. 14, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Philadelphia Dinner Dance: Jan. 14, 2017

The historic Philadelphia Union League in the Center City neighborhood of the City of Brotherly Love will once again serve as the elegant venue for the Rev. William A. Guerin, OSFS, Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday, January 14, 2017. 

Invitations will be mailed soon, and on-line registration will be available shortly.  Please mark your calendars for this grand affair!