Latest Update on Christ House Needs as of 1 PM on Wednesday, 28 April

We have met all our food goals!  Please see message from Christ House Group Lead, Maria Sanchez-O’Brien: Thank you to all the volunteers who stepped up to cook AND bake for this Friday’s Christ House Dinner Project which St. Raymond’s is hosting. We have plenty of food for seconds AND if there are any leftovers, we will leave some plates for the men who live in residence at Christ House AND take ANY OTHER LEFTOVERS to the Missionaries of Charity in Washington D.C. for their Soup Kitchen at the Queen of Peace Mission. The sisters at this mission feed between … Continue reading

We Need Your Help This Thursday and Friday!

Our parish will serve at Christ House in Alexandria THIS Friday.   We are STILL SHORT about 12 dishes of BBQ chicken!  Please encourage friends at church to sign up.  Thank you!  Thank you!  Thank you! WHEN is this dinner?  THIS Friday, April 29th, on the Feast Day of St. Catherine of Siena! WHAT exactly is this Project? St. Raymond’s Christ House Committee volunteers coordinate the meal planning and organization, preparation, some cooking, and serving so that our parishioners may volunteer to cook up part of a meal for which about 5 to 7 parishioners sign up to serve in the small Dining Room at Christ House … Continue reading

Christ House Update As Of 8 AM Monday, April 25th

Still in need of: 1) CHICKEN:  17 2) POTATO SALAD:  10 3) BAKED BEANS:  8 4) GREEN SALAD:  2 (actually Taylor Farms Kale Salad w/cranberries and Poppy seed Dressing KIT) 5) CORN BREAD:  15 Note:  If someone buys COSTCO’s box of organic Corn Bread Mix, I volunteer to bake it. Barbeque Chicken Night.  Drop-off & help with kitchen prep:  Thursday, April 28th & SERVICE Day: on Friday, April 29th we meet at 1:45 pm to prep, load, drive, serve and cleanup.  We are done by 7 pm.  All volunteers please contact Maria Sánchez- O’Brien via (571) 259-7379 or at pmobrisan@gmail.com.  

Christ House Help Needed!

Barbeque Chicken Night.  Drop-off & help with kitchen prep:  Thursday, April 28th & SERVICE Day: on Friday, April 29th we meet at 1:45 pm to prep, load, drive, serve and cleanup.  We are done by 7 pm.  All volunteers please contact Maria Sánchez- O’Brien via (571) 259-7379 or at pmobrisan@gmail.com.   Our Latest Update on Christ House Next Friday Night- NEED Store Bought/Home Cooked: a) Roasted/Grilled/BBQ chicken–23 more chickens, Serving Size Each: 4-6 (larger is better!) b) BBQ Sauce–12 jars of sauce, Serving Size Each: can vary c) Potato Salad–12, Serving Size Each: 6-8, (more is better!) d) Baked Beans–16 cans, 15 … Continue reading

Please Volunteer For Our Christ House Dinner Project April 29th!

Update as of 4/22/16 at 7 pm on our Christ House Dinner Project: NEED Store Bought/Home Cooked: a) Roasted/Grilled/BBQ chicken–23 more chickens, Serving Size Each: 4-6 (larger is better!) b) BBQ Sauce–12 jars of sauce, Serving Size Each: can vary c) Potato Salad–12, Serving Size Each: 6-8, (more is better!) d) Baked Beans–16 cans, 15 oz. Size OR Cannelini Or Great Northern Beans e) Corn Bread–11 recipes, to serve 16 1.5-inch pieces from each Corn Bread OR f) COSTCO’s Organic Corn Bread Box (we can bake it at Christ House) g) COSTCO’s Taylor Farms Kale Salad IN A BAG w/brussel sprouts, cranberries, … Continue reading

Good Friday

Good Friday- A day of mandatory fast and abstinence Confessions 11am-12 pm Celebration of the Lord’s Passion at 3 pm- (includes Veneration of the Cross and Communion Service) Confessions 4:45pm- 6pm Stations of the Cross 7 pm Confessions 7:30 pm until the line runs out Parish Offices are closed for Good Friday