St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Community
Sunday Gospel and Weekday Friar Reflections
40 Hours Devotion
Beginning with morning Mass on March 4th and closing with a solemn Benediction on Thursday early evening, March 7th. Sign up to spend an hour with the Lord in prayer and worship. Click the image above!
Soup and Stations
This Friday please join us a Simple Soup Supper at 6:00 pm followed by Stations of the Cross at 7:00 pm in the Church. The celebration is bilingual and accompanied by music.
For your reflection
Mary Beth Bonacci is a regular columnist for the Arlington Catholic Herald. Read here wonderful article on the topic of forgiveness. Click the image above to read it online.
Examens of Conscience
Examinations of Conscience for Adults, Middle School students amd children. Prepare yourself and you family for celebrating the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
Are you receiving our every Tuesday Parish eNewsletter? It is a great way to get a “heads up” and keep up to date on ministries, events, and opportunities in the parish.
Fr. George publishes reflections, homilies, bible studies, and his musing over some topic that has caught his interest – mostly about the faith – but his interest are wide ranging!
Ongoing Parish Ministries
Groups and Ministries
Explore all the parish groups and ministries on the all-encompassing landing page. Connect and Belong!
Diocesan Announcements and Events
While average weekend Mass attendance in the Arlington diocese increased last year by 13 percent over the previous year and marked a 20 percent increase compared to 2021, approximately seven out of 10 registered Catholics miss weekly Mass, according to the most recent count conducted last October.
Diocesan Events Calendar
Event listing include retreats, conferences, Masses, days of prayers, and events. Access the diocesan events calendar here.
Local Synod Listening
The synodal process promoted by Pope Francis is coming to dioceses across the United States, each of which is being asked to hold “listening sessions” throughout Lent 2024 about the structure and organization of the church.