Philly Conference '18: Homily and Testimony
Bishop Edward M. Deliman was ordained a bishop on August 18, 2016. Bishop Deliman attended Holy Trinity School and Bishop Egan High School before entering Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary. Bishop Deliman has served the Archdiocese of Philadelphia as a priest since his ordination on May 19, 1973, and for 38 of those 43 years he has ministered primarily to the diverse Spanish-speaking Catholics in various parishes. He has served as a pastor at Saint Bonaventure Parish, Philadelphia; Visitation B.V.M. Parish, Philadelphia; Saint Agnes Parish, West Chester (Chester County); Saint Martin of Tours Parish, Philadelphia; Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Bensalem (Bucks County); and Saint Charles Borromeo Parish, Bensalem (Bucks County) In 1991, he was named a Honorary Prelate of his Holiness with the title of Monsignor by Pope John Paul II.
Presently Bishop Deliman oversees the Office for Hispanic Catholics.
Deacon Bob Skawinski was born in Jersey City in 1938, the youngest of three children. He worked as an engineer, graduate-engineering instructor and manager for AT&T for 36 years, as an instructor and department head at Villa Joseph Marie high school for 5 years, and has been serving as an ordained Deacon in good standing in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia for 30 years. He is currently a Deacon at St. Ignatius of Antioch Parish and is the leader of the Charismatic Prayer Group.
He taught for 5 years in the Archdiocesan Church Ministry program, which at the time was the first step in the Archdiocesan Diaconate Formation program. He and his wife also served in the Archdiocesan Speaker’s bureau and were co-designers and presenters of the Archdiocesan Family Weekend program.
His first 14 years of education were in Catholic schools: St Ann’s elementary school, St Peter’s Prep and St Peter’s college, all in Jersey City. He is the author of the recently released book “I saw Jesus” by Xulon Press. He holds a B.S.E.E. in electrical engineering and an M.B.A. in business administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
He has been married for 58 years and is the father of three girls and the grandfather of four boys.
Video Download Mp4 $11.99
Audio Download Mp3 $4.99
Audio CD $8.99
Video DVD $14.99