Catholic Charities Donations Requested
Catholic Charities is a member of the National Diaper Bank Network, providing diapers to families in need. Currently, our Diaper Bank serves over 200 families! To help support our Diaper Bank, please make a donation of diapers, baby wipes, or other baby hygiene items. Donations can be brought to any Catholic Charities location. You will receive a tax receipt for your donation.
If you know someone in need, have them call the Diaper Bank at Bayard House, 302-654-1184, to learn how to participate in the program.
St. Dennis Pastoral Council
The newly formed Saint Dennis Parish Pastoral Council consists of sixteen members. The Pastoral Council meets on the second Thursday of each month. They are currently working on formation.
Serve the Lord with Gladness
Altar Servers Needed
Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers Needed
Lectors are members of the parish who proclaim the Word in the first two scripture readings and the responsorial psalm. They also assist in creating a hospitable and prayerful environment by praying the Prayers of the Faithful.
A Eucharistic minister of Holy Communion assists in the distribution of Holy Communion at Mass. They may also take communion to the sick at home, in hospitals or nursing homes.
Welcome to St. Dennis Catholic Church
Rev. Leonard J. Blakely, Pastor
All are invited to attend Mass at St. Dennis. We also welcome new members to our Parish family. Every family should be registered in the Parish. Registration is required for Baptism and Marriage. Please contact the rectory at 410-648-5145.
St. Dennis, founded in 1855, is located in the town of Galena, in Kent County Maryland. The church is a parish of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington, Delaware.
Christmas Bazaar Menu Booklet Ads
Each year as part of our Bazaar we offer advertising space to local businesses in our Menu Booklet. Over the last several years members of our parish have joined the effort and placed ads for a variety of reasons. So once again we open up this opportunity to our entire parish family.
Ad sizes and costs
¼ page ad $ 25 business card size
½ page ad $40 4 inches high x 5 ½
full page $60 8 inches high x 5 ½
Consider placing an ad paying tribute to a special birthday or anniversary, remembering a deceased family member or a favorite saint, offering thanks for an answer to prayer, announcing a special event or to thank someone publicly. Any parish organization, family or individual is welcome to participate. Also feel free to share this opportunity with any businesses you frequent. This is your chance to share what is in your heart and to support our parish through the Christmas
Bazaar Ads and checks made out to St. Dennis Church may be placed in the collection basket, dropped off at the parish office or mailed to St. Dennis Church, PO Box 249, Galena, MD 21635. Deadline is Oct. 26, 2018.
Any crafter/artisan wishing to rent a table/tables may contact Jim Bricker at 717-575-1235.
The Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 9 am- 2 pm.