Thank you for visiting our Parish website. You are welcome to join us at any of the times listed for the celebration of the Mass. If you have questions, please contact us.  We look forward to celebrating with you!

In Christ’s Peace,
Fr. John Klevence

The Thanksgiving Ecumenical Prayer Service is Tuesday, November 20th at 7:00PM at Ocean View Presbyterian Church.  It is sponsored by the Ministerium of Southeast Sussex County.

Mass on Thanksgiving Day is being celebrated at the Church of St. Ann at 8:30 AM.   Join us as we thank God for His many blessings!

Mass Schedule
(September 3, 2018 through May 24, 2019)

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Monday – Saturday                  8:30 am
Saturday           4:00 pm (Vigil Mass)
Sunday             7:30 am/ 10:30 am


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Saturday  5:30 pm (Vigil Mass)
Sunday    9:00 am/ 2:00 pm(Spanish)


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I want to take this opportunity to wish our parishioners and visitors a very Happy Thanksgiving.  Please be careful and alert in your travels and travel in safety.  I hope that all of us enjoy our time with family and friends with good food and drink.  Also, be sure to remember that this is a time for us to recognize all the good things that we have and to be appreciative and thankful for them.  May God continue to bless each one of us and our parish.
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Have a Happy Thanksgiving and a Great Bethany Beach Week!

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Last chance to include your photo in the new Parish Directory!!

The New St. Ann Parish Directory is being assembled, listing parishioners with photographs of those who wish to include their individual, family or group photo.  Free photography and a complementary 8X10 print for all participants.  Sign up as soon as possible online at https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/yxs3sccm/  to schedule photos taken at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.  Make sure St. Ann has your up-to-date contact information.  Questions?  Email coordinator Ed Appel at EdAppelSr@gmail.com.

Have you or do you know someone who has expressed an interest in becoming Catholic or was not baptized as a child?  St. Ann Parish offers the opportunity to come together in small group to learn more about the Catholic faith.  Adults have the opportunity to inquire about Church teachings and experience how Catholic Christians live their faith.  The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults will prepare those who wish to receive the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and the Eucharist.  If you’d like to learn more, click below:

To speak to someone on the RCIA team, contact JoAnna Keller at 302-539-5443 or email at  jmelodykeller@hotmail.com.   Separate sessions are offered for children over the age of 6 years.

Additionally, if you know any inactive Catholics, please encourage them to call Molly Roach at 302-539-5443 and/or complete the questionnaire for inactive Catholics found on this website by clicking here.


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