On behalf of our pastor Fr. Murphy and the staff of St. Katharine Drexel Mission, we wish you and your family a blessed Christmas season. Please read the attached Christmas letter from Arlington Diocese Bishop Michael Burbidge.
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Save the Date … The 2018 SKD Mardi Gras Ball and Auction will be held on February 10,
2018 at the Piedmont Golf Club in Haymarket, VA.
Tickets will go on sale online in December using Faith Direct. Questions? Contact Casey Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come, grow in your spiritual development and advance the Reign of Christ through Our Lady.
The St. Katharine Drexel Legion of Mary meets every Monday at 3:00 PM in the Mission Office located at 14535 John Marshall Highway, Suite 210 in Gainesville, VA.
If you would like to learn more, please contact Jackie Lorzing at email@example.com.
Men and women, at least 18 years old, are invited to sing with the 10:30 AM choir for Sunday Masses and Holy Days, including Christmas and Easter. The “Choir Year” runs from September 2017 through June 3, 2018. Rehearsals are held in the Bull Run Middle School Choir Room from 9:15 – 10:15 AM every Sunday.
Previous experience is not necessary nor is it necessary that you read music. Rehearsals will cover everything you need to know…
As you have seen in media reports, while residents in Texas are only beginning their recovery effort from Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma has caused considerable damage throughout Florida. Once again, I ask all in the Diocese of Arlington to join me in prayer for those struggling with the effects of this destructive weather. Pray that victims of these storms will feel the presence of Christ’s peace in the midst of turmoil and unrest.
Seeing the violence in Charlottesville was saddening and disheartening. The more we read about the demonstration of racism, bigotry and self-proclaimed superiority it seemed as though we were living in a different time. So much progress has been made since the Civil Rights Movement. And yet, there are some who cling to misguided and evil beliefs about what makes America unique and remarkable.
The newly formed Father Jon O’Brien Knights of Columbus Council is seeking new members. The Knights of Columbus is one of the largest fraternal charitable service organization with more than 1.9 million members in over a dozen countries. Members are Catholic men who come together through faith to support their Church and local, national and worldwide causes through charitable action.
The Saint Katharine Drexel Knights of Columbus Council meets on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM …
Please join us in praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet each Sunday immediately following the 8:00 AM Mass in front of our Divine Mercy image. If you have never prayed this Chaplet, it is a beautiful and powerful prayer taught by Christ to Saint Faustina. The Chaplet and Rosaries are available so we may all recite it together. Everyone is welcome!
Do you have young children and wish to connect with other St. Katharine Drexel parents with similar aged children? Please contact the SKD Office at (703) 754-8444 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are trying to coordinate a group and group leader for fun “get-togethers” in and around our community.
The total weight of food donations from our recent St. Lucy Project food drive was 3,127 pounds of food! Thank you so much for your contributions and dedication to the success of the St. Lucy Project.
Your generosity will provide meals for 219,000 food insecure people throughout the Arlington Diocese.
St. Katharine Drexel Mission
Sundays at 8:00 AM / 10:30 AM
Bull Run Middle School
6308 Catharpin Road
Gainesville, VA 20155
Pastor: Rev. Christopher D. Murphy
4100 Mill Creek Road
Haymarket, VA 20169
Tel: (703) 754-8444
Fax: (703) 754-7443
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