ColorCycle Comes to our School!

We have implemented Crayola ColorCycle to our classrooms, a brand new way to recycle used crayons and markers and a great opportunity for teachers and our students to explore eco- friendly practices. Through this initiative, students in schools across the continental United States and parts of Canada can collect and repurpose used Crayola markers. Specially developed standards-based lesson plans will also being used to enrich instruction and promote lively class discussions. Welcome another Gree...
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Sacred Meal is now Dinner, Church at Saint Miriam

Welcome to Dinner, Church a new contextual expression of church! In large cities one can feel like a tiny cog in a very large machine. Shuffled down crowded city streets, elbowed on subway train cars and stuffed into elevators, many of us feel nameless and unseen for much of our day. Enter Dinner, Church @ Saint Miriam! A small, monthly gathering of folks over a warm meal that they cook together. We gather as it was practiced before large, complex church structures thereby piquing the interest o...
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May Crowning

“Mary, We Crown You with Blossoms Today” Join us as we honor our Blessed Mother at the 9:00am Family Mass on Sunday, May 5th! Join us for our Marian procession with the faithful of all ages carrying flowers and singing!
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We Are All Homeless – March 9th to April 27th, 2019

Saint Miriam will be the next home for the WE ARE ALL HOMELESS project. The exhibit will feature a cross-section of the works from Willie Baronet on two levels of the parish. We will also tie into this exhibit our Lenten experience for 2019. We will sink more deeply into how we live a life of service and care for the marginalized and the lost and the lonely. We will try to deepen our own willingness, too, as we seek the homeless, the food insecure, and the forgotten. From the opening of the exhi...
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Follow In My Footsteps: A Lenten Mini-Retreat – April 10th, 2019

Join Saint Miriam as we walk through the Stations of the Cross in a musical journey! Each Station of the Cross will be rotated between a Live and a Multi-media performance by Charlie and Maria, as well as poetic and narrative readings, and then conclude with a Lenten Meal! Jesus commands us to follow Him. It is His way of living for many people who have been condemned to human life, inhumanely, and Jesus goes to the darkest corners of our human lives to bring us life and light to all of our c...
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Advertise in Our Bulletin! – Deadline March 31, 2019

Dear Friends & Potential Advertisers: It’s that time of year again! The full-color bulletin for Saint Miriam Parish and Friary is our largest communications tool. We publish a 6-8-page bulletin each week and print enough copies for all four Masses and any weekly special events that occur within our parish, school, cemetery, and special events. The bulletin, The Saint Miriam Weekly Focus, includes our weekly Mass and Events Schedule, Wedding and Engagement Announcements, Mass intentions, t...
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Our First Celebration Mass – March 9, 2019

A New Kind of Church! We are a welcoming Church that is Emergent and Catholic. A Church that holds true to that which makes us Catholic and Apostolic. Yet, we see that the Church must be a place where we make visible the Kingdom of God for ALL PEOPLE. We are not Roman Catholic. Mission Parish We are a reformed, inclusive, and welcoming Catholic parish community in Dover, Delaware. We gather every Saturday at 2:30pm, services begin at 3:30 pm Our location is in the Chapel of Peoples Ch...
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Shrove Tuesday Pancakes Coming! – March 5th, 2019

Join us on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM in Fellowship and Dinner the day before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the Lenten Season for Pancakes, Bacon, Sausage, Coffee, Tea, Juice and Milk! Tickets can be purchased in the Saint Miriam Cafe or on any Kiosk located on all levels of the church and school. It is listed under 'Special Events’. Adults - $10 and Children under 13 - $5
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We Are Homeless Meet and Greet Reception – February 23rd, 2019

Join us on February 23rd at Saint Miriam Parish & Friary for a Meet & Greet Reception with Willie Baronet and get a first look at the We Are All Homeless art installation. The reception will be from 12:30pm to 2pm followed by a "Homeless Meal." Come out and see this moving exhibit! To support the "We Are All Homeless" exhibit, please click on the link below. Thank you to our sponsors...
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Helping Our Blessing Bag Program Just Became Easier!

We added a needed shopping list right on line as well as a link to Smile.Amazon! Now, you can buy items for the Blessing Bag Outreach AND support the parish with your automatic donation via Smile.Amazon! Sign up at Smile.Amazon today and help us with every purchase!  https://www.mysaintmiriam.org/wp/special-events/food-blessing-bags-come-to-saint-miriam/
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Mary on the Go… A very special Rosary

We offer every family the opportunity to “Host” our Blessed Mother and pray to her as a family every Thursday! Just sign out the “Mary on the Go” carrying case every Sunday! The kit comes with a beautiful Blessed Mother Statue, Rosary beads for a family of up to 7, a glow-in-the-dark Rosary to pray at night, 7 booklets on how to pray the Rosary, as well as coloring images to teach your children! After you pray the Rosary, simply return the entire kit the following Sunday and another family will ...
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