Fr. Carr to offer TLM this Monday morning

The Traditional Latin Mass (Extraordinary Form) will be offered at 10:00 am on Monday morning, January 1, at St. Michael Church, 7401 St. Michael’s Lane, Annandale. Reverend Father Richard Carr will celebrate Low Mass of the Feast of the Circumcision of Our Lord.

Please note that this Mass is scheduled at the discretion of the celebrant, and is not part of the parish’s published Mass calendar. This Mass has been added to our seven-day schedule.

TLMs scheduled for Sunday, Monday at Silver Spring

A Low Mass in the Extraordinary Form is scheduled at 8:00 am on Sunday, December 31, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. The celebrant of the Mass of Sunday in the Octave of Christmas will be Reverend Father Zachary Akers, a native of the Washington area who was ordained in 2014 for the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter and currently serves as the Fraternity’s Director of Development at their Pennsylvania headquarters. Confessions will be heard from 7:30 to 7:55 am.

Additionally, a Low Mass is scheduled at 10:00 am on Monday, January 1. The celebrant of the Mass of the Octave of the Nativity will be Reverend Father Vincent Rigdon, pastor of Our Lady of the Presentation parish in Poolesville, Maryland. Confessions will be heard from 9:30 to 9:55 am.

Silver Spring TLM Congregation meets at the Historic Church of St. John the Evangelist, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Forest Glen. Ample free parking is available at the Knights of Columbus Hall across the road.

D.C. St. Francis de Sales sets Vespers for New Year’s Eve

Solemn Vespers in the Extraordinary Form will be sung at 5:00 pm this Sunday, December 31, at Washington’s St. Francis de Sales Church. At the conclusion of Vespers, the Te Deum will be chanted, gaining all in attendance a plenary indulgence under the usual conditions.

St. Francis de Sales Church is located at 2018 Rhode Island Avenue NE in Washington. Ample free parking is available.

Fr. Carr to offer TLM this Saturday morning

Reverend Father Richard Carr will celebrate a low Christmas ferial Mass in the Extraordinary Form at 10:00 am on Saturday morning, December 30, at St. Michael Church, 7401 St. Michael’s Lane, Annandale.

Please note that this Mass is scheduled at the discretion of the celebrant, and is not part of the parish’s published Mass calendar. This Mass has been added to our seven-day schedule.

Fr. Langevin to offer Dominican Rite Mass on Christmas at Silver Spring

A Low Mass in the Traditional Dominican Rite is scheduled on Monday, December 25, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. The celebrant of the Mass of the Nativity will be Reverend Father Dominic Langevin op, Instructor in Systematic Theology at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am. Confessions will be heard from 7:10 to 7:50 am.

Silver Spring TLM Congregation meets at the Historic Church of St. John the Evangelist, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Forest Glen. Ample free parking is available at the Knights of Columbus Hall across the road.

Fr. Langevin to offer Dominican Rite Missa Cantata on Sunday at Silver Spring

A Missa Cantata with choir in the Traditional Dominican Rite is scheduled on Sunday, December 24, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. The celebrant of the Mass of the Vigil of the Nativity will be Reverend Father Dominic Langevin op, Instructor in Systematic Theology at the Dominican House of Studies in Washington.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am. Confessions will be heard from 7:10 to 7:50 am. After Mass several Dominican seminarians will be selling various CD’s which have been produced by the Dominicans at their house of studies in Washington, D.C. Attendees are encouraged to take this opportunity to support the Dominicans in reciprocity for their support of the Latin Mass at Old St. John’s.

Silver Spring TLM Congregation meets at the Historic Church of St. John the Evangelist, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Forest Glen. Ample free parking is available at the Knights of Columbus Hall across the road.

Fr. Thompson to offer TLM this Sunday morning at Silver Spring

A Low Mass will be offered this Sunday, December 17, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. Reverend Father D. B. Thompson of the Diocese of Lake Charles will be the celebrant of the Mass of the Third Sunday of Advent. This Mass has been added to our seven-day schedule.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am. Confessions will be heard from 7:15 to 7:45 am. A second collection will be taken up for Christmas flowers and decorations for Old St. John’s Church. Instead of the usual coffee and pastries after Mass, all are invited to the bake sale of Our Lady Queen of Poland Parish in the rectory basement.

Silver Spring TLM Congregation meets at the Historic Church of St. John the Evangelist, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Forest Glen. Ample free parking is available.

Rorate Mass to be offered this Saturday morning at Baltimore St. Alphonsus

wp-1449967152122Continuing the restoration of an Advent tradition that had fallen into disuse after Vatican II with the abandonment of the Traditional Latin Mass, a candlelit Rorate Mass will be offered at 6:30 am this coming Saturday morning, December 16, at the National Shrine of St. Alphonsus in Baltimore.

Because no interior lighting other than candles will be in use during the Mass, those interested in the day’s Lesson and Gospel are advised to review them beforehand. A donation page has been set up on the Shrine’s website for those wishing to contribute candles for the Mass. After the Rorate Mass, there will be a potluck meal in the church basement.

The Shrine is located at 114 West Saratoga Street in downtown Baltimore. Street parking will be available; no parking-meter fees are charged before 8:00 am.

Fr. Rigdon to offer TLM at Silver Spring for Feast of Immaculate Conception

Murillo_immaculate_conceptionA Low Mass in the Extraordinary Form will be offered Friday morning, December 8, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. Reverend Father Vincent Rigdon, pastor of Our Lady of the Presentation parish in Poolesville, will be the celebrant of the Mass of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.

Holy Mass will begin at 11:00 am. Confessions will be heard from 10:30 to 10:55 am.

Silver Spring TLM Congregation meets at the Historic Church of St. John the Evangelist, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Forest Glen. Ample free parking is available at the Knights of Columbus Hall across the road.

Fr. Carr to offer TLM this Thursday, Saturday

Low Mass in the Extraordinary Form will be offered on Thursday and Saturday mornings of this week by Reverend Father Richard Carr at St. Michael Church, 7401 St. Michael’s Lane, Annandale.

On Thursday morning, December 7, Mass of the Feast of St. Ambrose will be offered at 6:45 am. A ferial Mass of Advent will be offered at 7:00 am on Saturday morning, December 9.

Please note that these Masses are scheduled at the discretion of the celebrant, and are not part of the parish’s published Mass calendar. These Masses have been added to our seven-day schedule.