J.M.J. Dear Friends of St. Raymond’s Christ House Committee, Thank you to ALL who helped and supported our parish Committee to prep and serve dinner last night at Christ House. Eight volunteers from St. Raymond’s served up a warm meal for about 55 guests Friday evening. And we drove extra food over to the Missionaries of Charity at the Queen of Peace Mission in Washington, D.C., where four sisters serve many! Both Christ House dinner guests and the Sisters Missionaries of the Order St. Mother Theresa founded, say “Thank you.” To God be all the Glory! A.M.D.G.
April 29 Jesus Day mini-retreat for those preparing for First Holy Communion May 6 First Holy Communion Mass May 7 May Crowning May 23 Confirmation Rehearsal May 25 Confirmation
A huge “Thank You” to all who stepped up yesterday and today to help with the remaining food donations for this week’s Friday dinner at Christ House in Alexandria! Drop off is in St. Raymond’s parish hall at kitchen window! Praise God from whom all blessings flow! To God be all the glory! Saint Raymond’s Christ House Committee Menu: Pasta Cake (similar to Lasagna Pie), Greek Salad, and Fruit for Dessert St. Raymond’s Christ House Committee, Dinner Coordinator, Maria Sanchez-O’Brien at email@example.com OR 571-259-7379 (c) with your donation and contact information.
Listen to the FULL audio of His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke’s Talk on “Saint Raymond of Peñafort: The Inseparable Bond between Doctrine and Discipline.” on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 7:00pm, here. Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke is Patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura, and a member of several Vatican Congregations. He is widely held to be one of the Church’s foremost authorities on canon law, and is known for his passionate defense of Catholic doctrine. A native of Wisconsin, he studied for the priesthood in Rome, where … Continue reading
To view our April Lector Schedule go to Ministries and Groups at the top of this website and click on Lectors.
If you would like to learn more about our group and/or would like to volunteer for the upcoming March 31st dinner, please check out ministries and groups at the top of this site and click on Christ House.
Reminder, there will be no talk this week March 23rd but the series will continue next week on March 30th. Father Pollard Audio – COMING SOON! Talk handouts can be viewed and printed here: The Paschal Mystery: An Intertextual Account and The Holy Sacrifice Of The Mass: A Biblical Prayer. Bio on Rev. Christopher J. Pollard, Pastor Father Pollard attended private and public elementary schools in Annandale and Fairfax, graduating from Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria in 1989. He was a National Merit Scholar at Bishop Ireton and received the Brent Youth Award in 1989. Father Pollard received a bachelor’s … Continue reading
Saint Raymond of Peñafort Catholic Church Is honored to announce a very Special Guest Speaker: His Eminence, Raymond Cardinal Burke Patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta His talk is entitled: “Saint Raymond of Peñafort: The Inseparable Bond between Doctrine and Discipline.” Friday, March 24, 2017, 7:00pm, at Saint Raymond of Peñafort … Continue reading
To view, go to Ministries and Groups and click on Altar Servers.
Ash Wednesday is March 1st and is a mandatory day of fasting and abstinence. Our Mass schedule is 6:30 am, 8 am, Noon, 5 pm and 7 pm. There are no Confessions and no Adoration of the Most Holy Eucharist on Ash Wednesday.