Entries for February 2019
A New Ministry for Saint Bridget Catholic Church
Our conference includes members from both Saint Bridget and Holy Rosary parishes. We meet at 7:00 the first Monday of each month here at Saint Bridget and the third Monday of each month at Saint Elizabeth (2712 2nd Avenue, Richmond).
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul is now a new Ministry of Saint Bridget Catholic Church. We welcome all Parishioners and Visitors; those who are interested in joining this ministry, those with talents, professional skills and interests who can provide a few hours a year, and those who would like to learn more abou...
Funeral Mass has been scheduled for Monday April 15 @ 10:00 a.m.
A reception will follow in the Commons.
If you need assistance Planning a Funeral Service or Mass of Christian Burial, please contact our Funeral Coordinator, Yvonne Smith by email or call the office at (804) 282-9511.
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On March 2nd, 2019, Saint Bridget School will be holding its annual fundraiser, “Saint Bridget School Gala: Be the Light.” As part of this special event, we hope to promote community through exciting live and silent auctions, where we will be offering a wide variety of gift packages, including baskets of goods from local businesses and memorable experiences for friends and families. Proceeds will directly benefit Saint Bridget School. Funds will provide supplementary materials and educational classroom programs, necessary technology improvements, and ne...
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On Thursday, March 21st, Annointing of the Sick will be offered with Mass at 9.a.m.
After Mass the Saint Bridget Saints and Sinners group will be holding a brunch.
Later that evening, at 7 p.m., visiting priests will be hearing confessions at our Reconciliation service.
What is Annointing of the Sick?
"In the Church's Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick, through the ministry of the priest, it is Jesus who touches the sick to heal them from sin – and sometimes even from physical ailment. His cures were signs of the arrival of the Kingdom of God. The core message of his healing...
2019 Saint Bridget Day of Service, March 16th
Click Here to Sign Up for the Day of Service
Time & Place:
Everyone will gather at the Saint Bridget School Gym (Mother Presentation Hall) and the event will run from 8:30 a.m. - Noon.
You must be registered by March 8th to be able to participate in the Day of Service. Click here to sign up.
Supply Drive Donation
Thank you to everyone who donated food, toiletries, cleaning supplies, and so much more to our Day of Service Supply Drive. Your donations make it possible for us to work with over 24 community organizations, and ...
Friday, March 22nd is the annual Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish fry. The event will run from 5-8 p.m. and proceeds go to the Knights of Columbus Catholic School Scholarship Fund.
There is also going to be a silent auction occuring, for the chance to win an original photograph by parishioner Gary Port, of the stained-glass window over our church's altar.
Online ticket sales have closed, but tickets will be available for purchase at the doors.
God of endless love,
ever caring, ever strong,
always present, always just:
You gave your only Son
to save us by the blood of his cross.
Gentle Jesus, shepherd of peace,
join to your own suffering
the pain of all who have been hurt
in body, mind, and spirit
by those who betrayed the trust placed in them.
Hear our cries as we agonize
over the harm done to our brothers and sisters.
Breathe wisdom into our prayers,
soothe restless hearts with hope,
steady shaken spirits with faith:
Show us the way to justice and wholeness,
enlightened by truth and enfolded in your mercy.
Holy Spirit, comforter of hearts...
Vacation Bible School is Back!
Click here to see how you can help with Vacation Bible School 2019!
The first Volunteer Planning meeting is March 28, 10am (Murphy Conference Room) OR 7pm (Church Hall).