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.
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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.
Donating to St. Katherine Drexel has never been easier now that we’ve partnered with Faith Direct, a secure electronic giving platform. You can make all of your contributions to St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Mission via automatic payment, making it a great way to simplify your giving.
As promised, the SKD Building Committee is pleased to announce that we are developing a new, fun, and innovative approach to fundraising to gathering the funds needed to build our church. Our fundraising approach relies on your support and participation.
We are having a kickoff meeting on Saturday January 20, 2018 from 1-2:00 PM …
With the change in the parish Mass schedule, St. Katharine Drexel Mission’s Religious Education classes will now be held at Bull Run Middle School starting at 9:15AM. Religious Education classes begin on September 11.
If you have already registered, you will receive a class assignment letter and calendar. If you have not yet registered,
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