Entries by OLV Catholic Church

Our Eucharist, Our Nourishment

Dear Parishioners, This Sunday in the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, we have the subject of nourishment in the scripture passages. As , Catholic Christians, we can always rely on the good and gracious Lord to sustain and nourish us all the days of our life. The Lord, who gave every one of us the […]

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners, In the Gospel passage for this Sunday, Our Lord presents three parables that illustrate what the Kingdom of heaven is like. The first two parables show us the great value of the Kingdom of God. The heavenly Kingdom is so valuable that people would go to great lengths in order to possess it, […]

16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners, In the Gospel passage for this Sunday, the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Our Lord and Savior presented three parables to the crowds concerning the kingdom of heaven, and at the request of his disciples, he explained the first parable of the weeds to them. Our Lord spoke in parables in order to […]

From Father Perez

Dear Parishioners: I hope this finds you well and in good health. We have been blessed during the past few weekends, to once again have travelers and visitors from afar join us for Holy Mass. With the gradual opening up of businesses and other activities, I, too, have traveled to Fairfax and Prince William Counties […]

From Father Perez

Dear Parishioners: I write to you with much gratitude for your generosity over the last few months as we endured the pandemic, and I thank you for your patience, kindness and your understanding as we have been limited in our capacity regarding the use of the main church and the adjoining annex at Sunday Masses. […]

Solemnity of Peter and Paul

Dear Parishioners: Through the Grace of God, we will be resuming the First Friday Adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament on Friday, July 3, from 3-8 pm. We need committed Adorers to sign up for each hour. We have the 6 and 8 o’clock hour filled. Please call (540-743- 4919) or respond to this email […]

St.John the Baptist

Dear Parishioners: On Wednesday, June 24, the Universal Church will solemnly celebrate the Nativity of John the Baptist – the last of the Old Testament prophets who was the immediate Precursor to the reign of Our Lord. Our Lord and Savior Himself is very complimentary towards John the Baptist, as he said, “among those born […]

Solemnity of the Most Holy Body

Many thanks to all of you for your patience and your generosity over the last few weeks. It has been a blessing that we have been able to have Masses with a congregation , even though on a limited and restricted basis. Perhaps you have noticed that the smaller votive candles are restocked as of […]

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

Every year on the first Sunday after Pentecost, the Universal Church joyfully celebrates the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity. The mystery of the Most Holy Trinity is central to our Christian faith and our Christian life, and this is why Holy Mother Church celebrates this special day in adoration of the Father, Son and […]

From our Pastor

Praise and gratitude to the Lord God always and a most blessed Pentecost to all of you. We have so much to be thankful for as we were able to finish the Easter Season in the last few weeks by celebrating Holy Mass with a congregation. This weekend marks the completion of the Easter Season […]