A Solemn High Mass in the Extraordinary Form will be celebrated at 7:00 pm this Thursday evening, August 4, at St. Andrew the Apostle Church in Clifton, Virginia. Parochial vicar Reverend Father Joseph Bergida will be the celebrant of the Mass of the Feast of St. Dominic. Father Bergida will be assisted by Reverend Father Christopher Mould, pastor of St. Andrew’s, as deacon, and Reverend Father Paul Scalia, Bishop’s Delegate for Clergy in the Diocese of Arlington, as subdeacon.
Holy Mass will be preceded by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament beginning at 5:30 pm, followed by Rosary, Novena and Benediction beginning at 6:30 pm. Confession will be available from 5:30 to 6:30 pm. Adoration will continue after Mass from 8:30 to 9:00 pm.
Enrollment in the Angelic Warfare Confraternity, a Dominican apostolate devoted to purity and chastity, will be offered at 8:30 pm in the St. Padre Pio Room.
St. Andrew the Apostle Church is located just north of Compton Road (Virginia State Route 658) about a mile east of Centreville Road (Virginia State Route 28). Ample free parking is available.