Parish News
Religious Education News!
The first day of Religious education is on September 9th. This will be a Parent/Child meeting in Masci Hall @ 6:30 pm (no classrooms). Click here for the 2019-2020 Religious Ed. calendar.
If you have a child who is entering first grade in a public school, please give the office a call at 762-4280 or email Ms. Hummy at hpennell@sainthelenas.org to register.
Upcoming Events
Bingo
Thursday Evenings | Masci Hall
Doors Open at 5:30 PM
Games Begin at 7:00 PM
Cookie Jar, Door Prizes, Food!

2nd Sunday Breakfast Buffet
October 13 | 9:00am – 12:45pm
Leave the cooking to our Breakfast Crew for an all you care to eat Buffet on the 2nd Sunday of the month (except July). Each month we cook up a full buffet of breakfast faire, add a special dish or two and serve it up in a warm and festive atmosphere.
For questions/reserve a table for 6 or more, please contact Nancy Cobb at 302-598-8685 or Natiesmom@me.com.

Parish Picnic
Sunday, Sept. 15th | 12pm (Noon) – 3pm
(RAIN OR SHINE)
Come and join your fellow parishioners for an enjoyable lunch provided by the Knights of Columbus.

Parish Ministries

CHRISTIAN FORMATION
Our Parish Religious Education Program encompasses all parishioners from the “Cradle to the Grave”. We offer spiritual enrichment through Monday night classes for children who attend public schools, early childhood thru Children’s Liturgy of the Word, Sacramental Prep, Youth Group and Adult Formation Classes.
CONTACT INFO
Hummy Pennell | (302) 762-4280


SOCIAL
MINISTRY
Parish Social Ministry (PSM) is an outreach organization dedicated to developing lay leadership and a spirituality based on the Social Justice teachings of the Church that initiates action on social issues affecting the parish, community, nation, and the world.
CONTACT INFO
Dorothy Medeiros | 764-0325, ext. 104


PARISH
LIFE
The Parish Life Committee exists to promote Christian identity and spirituality for our parishioners, families and the local community. The committee’s concern includes all age groups and their varied needs.
CONTACT INFO
Sue Garrett | (302) 764-0325 (Leave message)

Our Pastor
Msgr. Stanley Russell
Reverend Monsignor Stanley J. Russell, VF, was born in Brooklyn, New York. He attended St. John’s University in Brooklyn and Jamaica, New York and studied for the priesthood at St. John’s Seminary in Collegeville, Minnesota and Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1961.
He has been pastor at St. Helena’s Parish in Wilmington since 1994.
Need a Priest?
To contact Msgr. Russell, please call the rectory: (302) 764 – 0325