Welcome to Our Church!
Blessed Sacrament is a Roman Catholic Church located just outside of Washington, DC, within the Diocese of Arlington in Virginia under the direction of Most Reverend Bishop Paul Loverde. Our pastor is Reverend John C. Cregan.
For information about our priests, click here. For a listing of our office directory, click here. If you have any questions regarding the parish, please do not hesitate to contact the parish office by email or by phone
Read about our Parish in the Arlington Catholic Herald!
There are no emergency announcements at this time.
1. Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church welcomes George Weigel on Monday, Dec. 2, at 7:30 pm. Mr. Weigel will be speaking on his new book Evangelical Catholicism - Deep Reform in the 21st Century Church.
2. Join us for "Waiting with Joseph in Advent": a meditation presented by Fr. Jamie Workman on Wed., Dec. 11, following the 7 pm Mass in Quinn Hall. For more information, contact the church office at 703-998-6100.
3. Our Catholic Book Club will meet next on Thurs., Dec. 12, to discuss Our Lady of Guadalupe: Mother of Civilization of Love, by Carl Anderson, from 7:30-9 pm (following 7 pm Mass). Our January title is A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, by Mark Shriver. We'll meet Thurs., Jan. 9, from 7-8:30 pm. Both meetings will be at 1601 W. Braddock, the little house adjoining the staff parking lot. Please join us!
4. The Annual Blessed Sacrament Gala and Auction is scheduled for March 1, 2014. Click here to see how you can help make this event a wonderful success!
5. White House Ornaments are Back! Support our nursery and do your Christmas shopping! Ornaments will be available for purchase at $20 after the Saturday Vigil Mass and Sunday a.m. Masses.
6. Blessed Sacrament Church is hosting its annual Cookies & Carols on Sat., Dec. 14, @ 7:30 pm, featuring the Nativity reenactment. Children between ages of 4-8 who are interested are invited to participate in the reenactment. Roles other than angels and shepherds (non-speaking) require attendance at all 3 rehearsals:
Sat., Nov. 23, 9:15 am
Sat., Dec. 7, 11 am
Sat., Dec. 14, 9: 15 am
All rehearsals held in church. Please contact Susan Doyle firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
7. Join us in January for "Walking with Purpose, a Women's Bible Study Enabling Women to know Christ through Scripture". Learn more about this women's bible study by clicking here.
8. The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has just issued an encyclical, Lumen Fidei, which was initiated by Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. Click here to be taken to the page on the Vatican website.
9. Are in you curious about Catholicism, or know someone who is? Catholic already, and want to know more? Our RCIA class starts again May 22 and will run through January. Click here for the schedule. Contact Susan Doyle at email@example.com or 703.998.6100, x102.
10. Do you know someone who’s curious about Catholicism? Are you someone who has some questions, but not ready to commit to an RCIA class? Virtual Inquiry may be just for you! Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get started!
11. Check out the video about The Education Improvement Scholarship Tax Credit!
12. The Blessed Sacrament Blog page has been launched! Check it out by clicking on this link!
13. Volunteers are needed to prepare and serve evening meals once a month at Christ House. Volunteers are also needed for food delivery. Click here for the details.
For more news, check our weekly bulletin!
Last Update: November 27, 2013 11:46 AM