Father Pilon continues to write while in retirement. Some of his works are posted under this site by going to the Priest tab then click on Father Pilon. In addition, he writes on a site called https://littlemoretracts.wordpress.com/ and invites all our parishioners to visit the site to keep up with his work. He also is … Continue reading
Fr. deLadurantaye’s Lenten Series are now all available on his page. Enjoy.
Our church parking lot is not large enough to accommodate all parishioners and their guests. Limited street parking is available, but can cause concern for our neighbors. One option available to you involves parking in the commuter lot at Gambrill Road and Fairfax County Parkway, where you can take advantage … Continue reading
Please note: there are no confessions during Holy Thursday and Easter Sunday. For a complete schedule go to our complete Holy Week Mass and Confession Schedule at http://straymonds.org/sacraments/mass-confession-and-exposition-times/
Good Friday is a day of both fasting and abstinence. Failure to “substantially” keep these penances is grave matter (e.g., potentially a mortal sin). The law of abstinence requires that no meat may be eaten on this day, and binds all Catholics who are 14 years old or older. No … Continue reading