Spiritual Care

Phone 302.421.4577

The Spiritual Care Department is available to meet your spiritual needs while you are a patient at Saint Francis Hospital. The Spiritual Care Team consists of priests, board-certified chaplains and retired professionals. The team will be happy to respond to you and help you awaken your own spiritual strengths.

Although team members attempt to meet and greet each inpatient on admission, please do not hesitate to request a visit. Patients and families can access this service prior to admission or during or following hospitalization by calling the Spiritual Care Department at 302.421.4577.


The hospital chapel, located on the 5th floor, is open 24 hours a day to patients, families and staff of all denominations. Catholic Mass, available on Channel 7, is celebrated in the chapel at the following times:

Sunday, Friday

Monday – Thursday
Noon – When a priest is available.

Monday, Thursday, Saturday
4:00 pm


The Sacraments of Anointing of the Sick and Communion are offered to all Catholic patients.

Rabbis and clergy of all faiths will be called upon request.