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Updated: 11.18.19

Solemnity of Christ the King -- November 24, 2019 -“Jesus, remember me when you come into Your kingdom.” Will you make Christ the King and His merciful love remembered as a priest, deacon or in the consecrated life? Call Fr. Michael Isenberg, (703) 841-2514, or write: michael.isenberg@arlingtondiocese.org. [Exp. Date: 11.25.19]

The IPS Center for Psychological Services -- 2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 101 Arlington, VA 22202; http://ipscenter.org   703-418-2111 -   Email: ipscenter@divinemercy.edu. Quality mental health services at affordable rates.  The IPS Center for Psychological Services is an outpatient mental health facility providing clinical services to adults, adolescents, children, families and couples. We are committed to providing the community with high quality, affordable mental health services that understand the emotional, biological, social, spiritual and psychological aspects of a person. Clients of any faith or background are welcome at the Center. At the heart of such treatment is a deep respect for the dignity of each person and a commitment to providing appropriate state-of-the-art services.  The IPS Center is part of the Clinical Psychology Psy.D. program operated by the Institute for the Psychological Sciences (IPS) of Divine Mercy University.

Donate Your Car to Catholic Charities - Thinking of replacing or getting rid of your old car? Please consider donating it to Catholic Charities. We take used vehicles and transfer them directly to qualifying families in desperate need of transportation. We also accept non-working cars, which helps to fund our volunteer ministries. Donating is EASY! We handle all the paperwork; you receive an IRS donation receipt. Avoid the hassle of selling your car, simplify your life, or reclaim that space in your garage. To donate, please email cars@ccda.net or call (703) 841-3898. Non- working 1-844-527-2232. [Exp. Date: TBD]

Gifts for the Seminarian Education Endowment Fund (SEEF) Please support our seminarians and SEEF, a permanent endowment fund established in 2011. SEEF’s income provides funding for annual seminarian expenses such as room, board, tuition, health insurance and books, which total almost $40,000 per seminarian. Please give generously! To donate, make checks payable to: “Foundation for the CDA – SEEF.” Mail to: The Foundation, 200 N. Glebe Road, Suite 811, Arlington, VA 22203. Contact Gretchen Koch at g.koch@arlingtondiocese.org or (703) 841-3819 with questions.  [Expiration Date: TBD]

Arnon Cemetery located in the Great Falls community at 646 Walker Road is releasing traditional burial spaces for single or multiple grave lots. We also provide an in-ground burial option for cremated remains. If you have any interest related to the 2019 release or questions please email  arnoncemetery@hotmail.com .[Exp. Date: TBD]

Catholic Singles of Greater Washington is an organization for single
Catholics, ages 21 to 65-plus, enjoying each other's company in a wide
variety of social, religious, and cultural settings. Most members are 45
and older. Please find out more about us at
www.catholicsinglesofgreaterwashington.org
or call Tricia at 301-460-9195.[Exp. Date: TBD]

Racketeer for Life: Fighting the Culture of Death from the Sidewalk to the Supreme Court - Meet the courageous pro-life warriors, Ann & Joe Scheidler at St. John the Beloved’s parish hall (6420 Linway Terrace, McLean, VA) on Thursday, November 21, at 7:30 p.m. Their talk will be a rare opportunity to hear the remarkable stories of their 46-year intense involvement to stand up for the unborn. They will speak of their victories and defeats as sidewalk counselors, and of their victory in the landmark Supreme Court case, NOW v. Scheidler.[Exp. Date: 11.22.19]

 *Quality mental health services at affordable rates*.  Located in Arlington, VA, The IPS Center for Psychological Services is an outpatient mental health facility providing clinical services to adults, adolescents, children, families  and couples. We are committed to providing the community with high quality, affordable mental health services that understand the emotional, biological, social, spiritual and psychological aspects of a person. Clients of any faith or background are welcome at the Center. At the heart of such treatment is a deep respect for the dignity of each person and a commitment to providing appropriate state-of-the-art services.  The IPS Center is part of the Clinical Psychology Psy.D. program operated by the Institute for the Psychological Sciences (IPS) of Divine Mercy University, a Catholic University of psychology and counseling. [Exp.  Periodic]    

Do you love to read? Please join the women of St. Joseph’s Parish for a book clubWe will meet from 7-8:30 PM in Room 210 to discuss the following books. - Sept. 26, 2019: Understanding ‘Our Father.’ Biblical Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer by Scott Hahn - Oct. 10, 2019: The Golden Thread-A Novel about St. Ignatius Loyola by Louis de Wohl (Ch 1-20) - Oct. 24, 2019: The Golden Thread-A Novel about St. Ignatius Loyola by Louis de Wohl (Ch 21-end of book) - Nov. 7, 2019: The Protestant’s Dilemma-How the Reformation’s Shocking Consequences Point to the Truth of Catholicism by Devin Rose (Ch 1-Ch 14) - Nov. 21, 2019: The Protestant’s Dilemma-How the Reformation’s Shocking Consequences Point to the Truth of Catholicism by Devin Rose (Ch 15-end of book) - Join us! Please contact Julie Babcock; juliembabcock@gmail.com with questions and to register. [Exp. Date: 11.22.19]

Days of Recollection for Men and Women Discerners - Could Christ be calling you to the priesthood or religious life? Take a step to find out. The Office of Vocations will hold a day retreat for men on Saturday, December 14, and a day retreat for women on Sunday, December 15. Both run from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and are open to those 18 years and older. Religious sisters will be present for the women, and seminarians, priests and men religious will be at the men’s retreat. For more information and to register contact the Office of Vocations, 703-841-2514 or vocations@arlingtondiocese.org. Deadline to sign up is December 6. [Exp. Date: 12.02.19]

Join us at St. Paul VI Catholic High School on Thursday, December 5th from 7:00PM to 9:00PM at our annual Sip and Shop in the PVI cafeteria at 10675 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax. There will be a wide variety of crafters, PVI spirit wear, wine and treats. [Exp. Date: 12.06.19]

Silent Retreat Weekends for Men and Women - Experience His Presence in the Silence!  “The Spiritual Exercises”   - The Spiritual Exercises are an opportunity to retreat from the hectic, noisy world and experience a personal encounter with Jesus Christ.  These retreats touch on so many important aspects of the spiritual life. The central principles are self-knowledge, discernment of God’s will for your life, and the decision to follow Christ more closely. Upcoming Dates--For Men: August 16-18 & November 1-3 cost is $250.00 per person; Upcoming Dates – For Women October 4-6 & Dec 6-8 cost is $250 per person.  Registration is required. Find more information and links to register on our website www.ourladyofbethesda.org. Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center, 7007 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817. [Exp. Date: 12.09.19]

  

 

 

 

 

Sacramental Schedule

Mass Schedule:

Sunday:
8 am 10 am 12 Noon*
*Novus Ordo Latin Mass

Saturday: 8:30 am & 5:30 pm Vigil Mass

Weekdays: 8:30 am, (Wednesdays: 12:15 pm)

Holydays (except Christmas):
8:30 am & 7 pm

Sacrament of Penance:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:45 am – 8:15 am
Saturday afternoon: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Expanded schedule for Advent and Lent
 
All Day Eucharistic Adoration
Every Wednesday: 1 pm through Thursday morning, 8:30 am
Every First Friday: 9 am through Saturday morning, 8:30 am

Contact Us

Pastor
Rev. Jerry J. Pokorsky
Direct Line to Pastor 703.759.3520
No text messages please; contact the office for administrative questions.

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:30 am to 1:30 pm 
Closed on Federal Holidays

Saint Catherine of Siena Church
1020 Springvale Road
Great Falls, VA 22066
Have a question? Have a comment? Please contact us!
Phone: 703.759.4350
Fax: 703.759.3753

 

office@saintcatherineschurch.org

 

 


St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church

1020 Springvale Rd., Great Falls, VA 22066

Parish Office: 703.759.4350
Fax: 703.759.3753
Religious Education: 703.759.3530
Siena Academy: 703.759.4129