Annunciation TLM to be celebrated at D.C. St. Francis de Sales

A Low Mass in observance of the Feast of the Annunciation will be celebrated at Washington’s St. Francis de Sales Church this coming Saturday morning, March 25, at 8:00 am. Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot will be the celebrant of the Mass.

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St. Francis de Sales Church is located at 2015 Rhode Island Avenue NE, about a mile from Catholic University and from the Brookland station of Metrorail’s Red Line. Parking is available in a surface lot behind the church that may be accessed from St. Francis de Sales Place NE.

This Mass has been added to our seven-day schedule.

Juventutem DC schedules Mass, recollection Thursday at Lourdes Chapel

A Day of Recollection sponsored by Juventutem DC will be held Thursday afternoon, September 15, at 4:00 pm in Lourdes Chapel at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington.
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Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot, pastor of St. Francis de Sales Church in Northeast Washington, will celebrate the Mass of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary and afterward will offer a recollection on the theme “The Roman Canon: We Don’t Change It, It Changes Us.” A men’s Gregorian schola will provide musical accompaniment to the Mass, including the sequence “Stabat Mater.”

The Mass and recollection are free of charge and open to the public; new and returning students at the Catholic University of America and other area colleges and universities are especially invited to attend. Afterward, a social hour is planned at Brookland Pint, 716 Monroe Street NE.

Lourdes Chapel is located on the lower level of the Basilica adjacent to the Crypt Church. The Basilica is about a 10-minute walk from the Brookland-CUA station on Metrorail’s Red Line. Ample free parking is available on the Basilica grounds and in a surface lot across Harewood Road.

Fr. Sanderfoot to offer Nativity Octave TLM Friday morning at Silver Spring

A Low Mass will be offered Friday morning, January 1, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland.  The celebrant of the Mass of the Octave of the Nativity of Our Lord will be Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot, pastor of St. Francis de Sales Church in Northeast Washington.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am.  Confessions will be heard from 7:30 to 7:55 am.

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

Fr. Sanderfoot to celebrate Christmas TLM at Silver Spring

A Low Mass will be offered Friday morning, December 25, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot, pastor of St. Francis de Sales Church in Washington, will celebrate the Christmas Mass at Dawn.  The Mass will be accompanied by Christmas carols.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am.  Confessions will be heard from 7:30 to 7:55 am.

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

TLM, recollection set for Monday afternoon at Lourdes Chapel

On Monday afternoon, September 14, at 4:00 pm, a Missa Cantata for the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross will be offered at Lourdes Chapel of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington.



The Mass will be celebrated by Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot, pastor of St. Francis de Sales Church in Northeast Washington, who will offer a recollection afterward, “What Does Active Participation in the Extraordinary Form Mean?” A social gathering will conclude the afternoon’s events, which are sponsored by Juventutem DC and are open to all.

This Mass has been added to our seven-day calendar.

Juventutem DC sets Lenten recollection at NE St. Francis de Sales

On Wednesday, March 18, Juventutem DC is sponsoring a Lenten evening of recollection at St. Francis de Sales Church in Northeast Washington.

The evening will begin at 6:00 pm with a Low Mass celebrated in the convent chapel by Reverend Father Brian Sanderfoot. A recollection will follow on the theme “Turning Toward the Lord: Lenten Fasting.” Recitation of the Holy Rosary will conclude the evening.

St. Francis de Sales Church is located at the corner of Rhode Island Avenue NE and 20th Street NE, about a 30-minute walk from Catholic University. Parking is available in the lot off St. Francis de Sales Place a half block off 20th Street, adjacent to the convent. Street parking is limited; motorists are advised to heed posted signs and rush hour and meter regulations.

Fr. Sanderfoot to celebrate Christmas TLM at Silver Spring

A Low Mass will be offered Thursday morning, December 25, at the Traditional Latin Mass Congregation of Silver Spring, Maryland. Reverend Brian Sanderfoot, pastor of St. Francis de Sales Church in Washington, will celebrate the Christmas Mass at Dawn.  The Mass will be accompanied by Christmas carols.

Holy Mass will begin at 8:00 am.  Confessions will be heard from 7:30 to 7:55 am.

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