"While they were there, the time came for her to have her child,

and she gave birth to her firstborn son. 

She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger,

because there was no room for them in the inn."

—Luke 2:6–7

The Nativity of the Lord [Christmas]*

Tuesday, December 24:

5:30 p.m. (vigil)

11:30 p.m. Choral Program: Selections from Camille's Saint-Saen' Oratorio de Noel, Op. 12


Wednesday, December 25:

12:00 midnight

10:00 a.m.

*Holy Day of Obligation

 Ordinary of the Mass in Latin

Correction: there will be no confessions heard on December 24.

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.