Arlington Bishop Michael F. Burbidge will visit all seven
deaneries in the diocese after the New Year. The visits will provide an
opportunity for diocesan Catholics to meet their new shepherd, who was
installed at the Cathedral of St. Thomas More Dec. 6.
The first Mass and reception will take place Jan. 9 at Sacred
Heart of Jesus Church in Winchester. The subsequent schedule includes: Jan. 10
at the Cathedral of St. Thomas More in Arlington; Jan. 11 at All Saints Church
in Manassas; Jan. 13 at St. Theresa Church in Ashburn; Jan. 17 at St. Mary of
the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg; Jan. 18 at Our Lady of Good
Counsel Church in Vienna; and Jan. 23 at St. Bernadette Church in Springfield
(note date change).
Each Mass is open to the public and will begin at 7 p.m. A
reception will follow.
Find out more
For more information about the deanery Masses, call