The regularly scheduled 7:30 pm Traditional Latin Mass at St. Rita of Cascia Church in Alexandria this Tuesday evening, February 2, will be in observance of the feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, also known as Candlemas. Mass will be preceded by the blessing of candles and a procession in honor of the Blessed Mother. All are welcome to bring candles to be blessed before Mass.
This Mass has been added to our seven-day schedule.
St. Rita of Cascia Church is located at 3815 Russell Road, just off Mount Vernon Avenue at the north end of the Del Ray neighborhood, and offers ample free parking.