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RICHMOND BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS Holiday Festival of Music benefitting Commonwealth Catholic Charities This year the Holiday Festival of Music is celebrating its 25 th Anniversary!  The Richmond Symphony, along with a choir of 80 VCU singers and soloists, will provide this year’s concert of Christmas Classics & Carols.  Selections will range from classics by Bach, Mozart and Handel to a congregational sing-a- long of familiar Christmas carols by Irving Berlin and Mel Torme. Join us Monday, November 28 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available at www.cccofva.org .   Advance C...

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KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS - Christmas Cards and Saint Bridget Church Pelican Christmas Ornaments will be sold after all Masses for two weekends only on October 1-2 and October 8-9, 2016.  This one-of-a-kind, limited edition Christmas ornament is based on the beautiful mosaic on our Saint Bridget altar. It will make a fantastic gift!   Based on last year's ornament demand, we anticipate selling out quickly.  The ornament cost is $25 and Christmas cards are $6.50-$12/box. Cash and checks are accepted.  Please stop by the Knights of Columbus tables to mak...

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KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS –  Christmas Cards and Saint Bridget Church Pelican Christmas Ornaments will be sold after all Masses for two weekends only on October 1-2 and October 8-9, 2016.  This one-of-a-kind, limited edition Christmas ornament is based on the beautiful mosaic on our St. Bridget altar. It will make a fantastic gift!   Based on last year's ornament demand, we anticipate selling out quickly.  The ornament cost is $25 and Christmas cards are $6.50-$12/box. Cash and checks are accepted.  Please stop by the Knights of Columbus tables ...

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St. Mary's Catholic School invites you to  high school information fair for all Catholic middle school students and their parents. Exhibitors included both private and public high schools in the Richmond area. The event will be held on Thursday, October 6th, 2016 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall of Saint Mary's School 9501 Gayton Road Richmond Virginia 23229. For additional information, please visit the school's website at www.saintmary.org or you may contact Jeannette Sbharwal at (804)364-7285.  

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Thursday evening October 13th from 7-9 pm The next opportunity to attend Ministry Matters--Part I, initial training for liturgical ministers based on the theology of ministry and providing general background on ministry, will be Thursday evening October 13th from 7-9 pm. Both men and women are welcome to all ministries. We believe that God calls us to ministry. Listen to God’s call and join us in October!   If you miss this opportunity, the next Ministry Matters will not be until February 2017. We have a special need for additional Ushers and Eucharistic Ministers at the Sunday 5 PM Mass. There are addi...

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From September 28 through November 6, you’re invited to join other Christians for 40 Days for Life – 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion. You’re also invited to stand and to pray peacefully during a 40-day vigil in the public right-of- way outside the Planned Parenthood at 201 N. Hamilton Street, Richmond, VA, 23221, for one or more hours during the 40-day prayer vigil, and also to help spread the word about this important community outreach. If you’d like more information – and especially if you’d like to volunteer to help, please contact: Ann Niermeyer, ...

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E-Giving Laminated Cards

Posted on September 15, 2016 in: General News

Beginning in October, to allow those using E-Giving to participate in the Sunday Offertory, you will find laminated cards in the church entrances. Those using online and bank draft are invited to take one as they enter the church and place it in the collection basket when it's passed. It will be received and blessed with our other gifts given this day. Click here to join the 400+ families that contribute to Saint Bridget parish by using E-Giving. Thank you for your gift and for your prayers!

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Carnival on the Saint Bridget Blacktop Friday September 23rd from 5-8pm Food, Fun, Bounce Houses, Games and a great opportunity to meet our community.  5K and 1 Mile Fun Run Saturday, September 24th, 2016  8:30am - 1 Mile Run Start - Cost $10 9:00am - 5K Race starts - cost $25 DriFit T-Shirts for registrants Run begins on the Saint Bridget Blacktop 100% of the proceeds go to Saint Bridget School.  Walkers and Strollers are welcome in both events. All ages permitted.  Awards to the top three 1-Mile finishers and top overall male and female 5K finishers.  Click Here t...

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Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo's Statement on The Catholic Church’s Teaching Regarding Marriage More than a year after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage, and despite recent statements from the campaign trail, the Catholic Church’s 2000-year-old teaching to the truth about what constitutes marriage remains unchanged and resolute. As Catholics, we believe, all humans warrant dignity and deserve love and respect, and unjust discrimination is always wrong. Our understanding of marriage, however, is a matter of justice and fidelity to our Creator’s original design. Ma...

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River Cruise in Washington!

Posted on September 12, 2016 in: General News

River Cruise in Washington! - On Thursday, October 27th, the St. Bridget Saints and Sinners have planned an exciting trip to Washington!  We will take an enjoyable cruise on the Potomac River aboard the Spirit of Washington while viewing the monuments and enjoying a delicious multi-course buffet luncheon.  Next, we are going to visit the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle, recently restored and with many beautiful side chapels.  We will be guided by a docent for an informative tour of this beautiful church.  Then we will head over to bustling Arlington to complete our visit with a relaxing and meal at...

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Saints and Sinners, Activities, Seniors

Cursillo Retreat Weekend Sign Up

Posted on September 12, 2016 in: General News

Consider participating on a Cursillo weekend! A great way to be a part of the new Diocesan plan for evangelization! What is Cursillo? Maybe you've heard of it but aren't sure what it is.  Cursillo is 3 day weekend that is fully sanctioned by the Catholic Church and the Diocese of Richmond. The weekends are put on by lay Catholics with the assistance of ordained priests and deacons. Anyone in good standing with the church is eligible to attend. If you are interested in learning more about Cursillo or participating in a weekend, ask a parish member that has been on a Cursillo or contac...

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Retreat, Cursillo, Faith Formation
The second annual Saint Bridget Stew and Brew will take place October 7th from 5-10pm!  This year will include Craft Beer, Live Music from the Bart Chucker Band, Stew to go and of course, $5 meals!  Visit the Stew and Brew page at www.saintbridgetchurch.org/stewbrew for full details! 

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Rachel's Vineyard Retreat

Posted on September 12, 2016 in: General News

FOR HEALING AFTER ABORTION, a Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat, sponsored by Church of the Epiphany, will be held Sept 30th - Oct 2, 2016, at Shalom House Retreat Center in Montpelier, Virginia. This retreat is for women and men who have known regret, sorrow, guilt, or shame from abortion. The weekend is a confidential retreat that combines living scripture meditations, spiritual exercises, and discussions in a guided process that leads to the heart of God’s love and compassion. If you would like to learn more about this retreat you can contact Marty Montgomery-Jennings at 804-704-04...

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Virtus Training

Posted on September 12, 2016 in: General News

VIRTUS Training for Volunteers Who Work with Children Volunteers in any of St. Bridget’s ministries that involve working with children under the age of 18 are required by the Diocese of Richmond to attend the workshop “Protecting God’s Children.”  This includes the following ministries:                  Religious Education PS-5                  First Eucharist Preparation          ...

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Mercy and Healing in the Jubilee Year - Saturday, October 1st, 8:30 am - Noon Monsignor Carr and the Respect Life Committee invite you to a morning seminar on Respect Life weekend at St. Bridget Church.  Come gather in support for all life!  This seminar features excellent speakers that will challenge you, encourage you, educate you, and support you in your personal mission for life.  There will be a number of representatives from organizations that work on behalf of life in our community!  All are welcome; please invite friends and family from St. Bridget and other parishes.  Coffee begins at 8...

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Saint Bridget Catholic Church
6006 Three Chopt Road
Richmond, Virginia 23226

Office: (804) 282-9511
Fax: (804) 285-7227
Priests' Residence: (804) 282-9318
parishmail@saintbridgetchurch.org

Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mass Schedule

Saturday:
Reconciliation at 4:00pm and by appointment
Vigil Mass: 5:30pm

Sunday:
7:30am, 9:00am,11:00am, 5:00pm

Daily:
8:00am, except holidays as scheduled

 

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