Knights of Columbus Council named after Fr. Jon O'Brien

Knights of Columbus Council

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 at the Mission Office, 14535 John Marshall Hwy, #10 in Gainesville, VA. All Catholic males 18 and over are welcome!

Divine Mercy Chaplet

The Divine Mercy Chaplet

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!

Mom's playgroup - St. Katharine Drexel Mission

Families with Young Children

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 esivick@saint-stephen.org.  We are trying to coordinate a group and group leader for fun “get-togethers” in and around our community.

St. Lucy Project - Diocese of Arlington

St. Lucy Project Update

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.

Faith Direct online giving

Join Faith Direct eGiving

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 … READ MORE ABOUT FAITH DIRECT

St. Katharine Drexel - Fundraising Committee

Fundraising Kickoff Meeting – January 20

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 at the Mission Office at 14535 John Marshall Hwy # 210, Gainesville, VA, and we are seeking people like you who want to participate and make a difference. You’ll have more fun than you thought possible, you’ll get to meet vivacious and interesting people, plus we’ll provide food and drink. If you’d like to attend, please RSVP by January 8th by emailing Ellen at esivick@saint-stephen.org or by calling the Mission Office at 703-754-8444.

Religious Education Program

Religious Education Classes on Sundays at 9:15AM

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, please do so as soon as possible; it takes approximately two weeks to process registrations, order books and prepare materials. We cannot accept walk-in students, so don’t delay. We are planning a wonderful year of learning and spiritual growth!