Simbang Gabi Masses begin Dec. 15

Father Thomas P. Ferguson, vicar general and pastor of Good Shepherd Church in Alexandria, will celebrate the first Simbang Gabi Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 8601 Wolftrap Rd. SE, Vienna, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m.

The nine-day novena, beginning Dec. 15, prepares for the birth of Christ. More than 35 Masses will be celebrated throughout the diocese in the morning and evenings.

Bishop Emeritus Paul S. Loverde will celebrate Mass at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 3305 Glen Carlyn Rd., Falls Church, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.

The novena concludes with Mass at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Arlington Dec. 24 at 5 a.m.

 

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