Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo has proclaimed Wednesday, January 15, as a diocesan day of prayer and fasting for both clergy and the lay faithful for the intention of New Evangelization in the Diocese of Richmond.
Father Rob Cole (Saint John the Apostle/Virginia Beach) had some interesting remarks recently with respect to church renovation. From an article from the Virginian Catholic: Later Father Rob Cole, chairman of the Building and Renovation Commission, said he has found parishioners will give generously to a building renovation program “when they sense you’re leading them Read more about “When They Sense You’re Leading Them to Sacred Holiness.”[…]
Did you know that the Diocese of Richmond has an active cause for sainthood? Servant of God Francis J. Parater was a seminarian from the diocese who died of rheumatic fever in 1920 at the age of 23 while studying theology in Rome. Prior to his death, Francis wrote an Act of Oblation to the Read more about Servant of God Francis J. Parater[…]