Advent 2019 – The Christmas Visitors: Angels, Shepherds and Kings Talk #1 Listen to the audio version of Fr. De Celles’ talk from Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 HERE. Week 1 Handout Continue reading
Listen to the audio version of Fr. De Celles’ homily for the 2nd Sunday of Advent, December 8, 2019 here. Continue reading
Immaculate Conception (moved to December 9th) is not a Holy Day of Obligation this year, but we do have additional Masses. Masses will be at 6:30 am, 8 am, Noon and 7 pm. Everyone is encouraged to attend Mass this day.
The December Altar Server is now available. Go to Ministries and Groups and click on Altar Server to view.
This Advent go to FORMED for your preparation: December 6th- The Real Story Everybody knows the story of Santa Claus, the red–suited figure who lives at the North Pole and distributes gifts to good children every Christmas eve. But is there any historical evidence on which this jolly old character… Continue reading
Season of Advent. Today we begin the season of Advent, in preparation for Christmas. Every year most people forget that the Advent season is primarily about preparing for Christmas, and instead spend these weeks pre-maturely celebrating Christmas, and doing so from a largely secularized perspective. And then when the actual… Continue reading
1st Sunday of Advent December 1, 2019 Homily by Fr. John De Celles St. Raymond of Peñafort Catholic Church Springfield, VA The word “Advent”, of course, means “coming.” And the season of “Advent” is the time of preparing for the coming of Christ. But Advent actually involves preparation… Continue reading
Listen to the audio version of Fr. De Celles’ homily for the 1st Sunday of Advent, December 1, 2019 here. Continue reading
MODIFIED Mass Schedule Nov. 25th – Nov. 29th St. Raymond’s will be following a Modified Mass Schedule Monday, Nov. 25th through Friday, Nov. 29th Monday, Nov. 25th – 8am Mass ONLY Tuesday, Nov. 26th – 6:30am Mass ONLY Wednesday, Nov. 27th – 8am Mass and 7pm Mass Thursday, Nov. 28th –… Continue reading
Solemnity of Christ the King November 24, 2019 Homily by Fr. John De Celles St. Raymond of Peñafort Catholic Church Springfield, VA Most of you are familiar with a Great and Powerful King who History tells us conquered and ruled most of the near east about 300 years… Continue reading