- Help Decorate for Christmas - Wednesday, December 23, 10am - 12pm. Many hands make light labor! Your help is appreciated!
- Las Posadas - The nine-day event concludes tomorrow (Wednesday) at6:30pm. Families portray Mary and Joseph's journey from Nazareth to Bethlehem. There will be a small party this evening.
- Simbang Gabi Mass - Simbang Gabi, a 9-day Novena to spiritually prepare for the birth of Christ, is a long-standing Catholic Filipino tradition. Masses are held at parishes around the Arlington Diocese. Today's Mass will be celebrated at GS, 7:00pm.
- Jesse Tree (ongoing) Check out the Jesse Tree in the Commons as we add a new ornament each day to tell the story of Christmas. LEARN MORE
CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE - Join us to celebrate!
Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24
4pm*, 6pm, 8pm, 10pm
(midnight in Spanish)
*4pm Mass in the church and Creedon Hall; parking and shuttle Mt. Vernon HS
Christmas Day, Friday, December 25
(2pm in Spanish)
YEAR OF MERCY - Pilgrimage to Franciscan Monastery
As part of our celebrations for the Jubilee Year of Mercy, we are planning a Pilgrimage to the beautiful Franciscan Monastery in DC on Tuesday, December 29. Plan to join us for a private tour and Mass with Father Tom. Contact Miguel for more info or CLICK HERE.
HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
Please note modifications to office hours during the Christmas season.
PARISH CALENDAR AVAILABLE - DECEMBER 26/27
Pick up your free calendar after Mass the weekend of December 27.
THANK YOU FOR USING FAITH DIRECT!
Switching from envelopes to Faith Direct is one way to help the parish. Even if your giving amount stays the same, switching to Faith Direct helps the parish budget more efficiently, and saves the time and expense of using paper envelopes. Information and sign up HERE.