“It is not that I have already taken hold of it

or have already attained perfect maturity,

but I continue my pursuit in hope that I may possess it…

the prize of God’s upward calling, in Christ Jesus.”


— Philippians 3:12, 14



Ongoing religious education is part of being a disciple of Jesus Christ. For this reason, the Church believes that learning more about the Catholic faith is a lifelong endeavor.


Each summer, either a seminarian or staff member will teach a class during July, or a three-week book study series will take place. 


A book club meets regularly throughout the year. The current work is A Catholic Introduction to the Bible: The Old Testament by John Bergsma and Brant Pitre. Meetings take place approximately the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, starting at 7:00 p.m. Contact Rebecca Hickman at or (804) 212-4786 or Linda Sharp at for more information.

The Parish Mission takes place on a Wednesday and Thursday Evening during the Lenten season. 


For more information, contact Ben Fleser, the Director of Evangelization of Catechesis (

Bishop Knestout encourages anyone aware of sexual abuse of minors on the part of clergy or staff of the Diocese of Richmond to notify civil authorities by calling the Attorney General’s Clergy Abuse Hotline at 1-833-454-9064, and then contacting the Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator, Jennifer Sloan at 1-877-887-9603.