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Four Blue Ribbons Awarded to Diocesan Schools 2009-04-29
Four Catholic schools within the Diocese of Arlington received Blue Ribbon School of Excellence awards by the U.S. Department of Education.  These four schools were the only private Virginia schools selected for the award this year: ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-12-04
December 7th: Service of Lessons and Carols with Bishop Loverde Bishop Paul S. Loverde will lead a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Christmas season at ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-11-03
November 5th - Renovation Kick-Off of Family Transitional Housing Catholic Charities will begin renovations to its new Family Transitional Housing in Woodb ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-11-03
November 5th - Renovation Kick-Off of Family Transitional Housing Catholic Charities will begin renovations to its new Family Transitional Housing in Woodbridge with a blessing by Bishop Paul S. Loverde.  Catholic Charities, which has served the needs of families in the surrounding community for over 60 years, ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-10-02
October 19th - Youth Ministry’s High School Rally The Office of Youth Ministry will host over 700 hundred teenagers at their annual High School Rally at Bishop ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-10-02
October 19th - Youth Ministry's High School RallyThe Office of Youth Ministry will host over 700 hundred teenagers at their annual High School Rally at Bishop O'Connell High School, Arlington. This year's theme, "Get Your Faith On," will focus on building fellowship and faith among teenagers in Northern Virginia. ... read more
Diocese Announces Interim Superintendent 2008-09-10
Sister Bernadette McManigal, B.V.M. has been named Interim Superintendent of Schools for the Catholic Diocese of Arlington while a nationwide search is conducted for a permanent Superintendent. ... read more
Four Blue Ribbons Awarded to Diocesan Schools 2008-09-09
FourCatholic schools within the Diocese of Arlington received Blue Ribbon School of Excellence awards by the U.S. Department of Education. These four schools were the only private Virgi ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-08-26
September 1- Saint Mary of Sorrows Kickoff of Sesquicentennial Year and Labor Day CelebrationBishop Paul S. Loverde will celebrate Mass and bless tools of all trades at Saint Mary of Sorrows, Fairfax Station at 10:30 a.m. Parishioners can bring items varying from paintbrushes to laptops to be blessed in recognition of the parish's 133rd Labor Day celebration. ... read more
Bishop Loverde Announces Superintendent’s Depart 2008-08-13
After 13 years of dedicated service to the work of Catholic S ... read more
Bishop Loverde Announces Superintendent’s Depart 2008-08-13
After 13 years of dedicated service to the work of Catholic School education in the Diocese of Arlington, Superintendent Dr. Timothy McNiff will resign from his position, effective August 31, to take on the role of Superintendent of Schools for the Archdiocese of New York, the largest Catholic school system in the United States. ... read more
Arlington Bishop to Bless Pope John Paul the Great 2008-08-06
Arlington Bishop Paul S. Loverde will bless the newest Diocesan high school, Pope John Paul the Great, which opens its doors to students on August 25: Blessing and Gr ... read more
Arlington Bishop to Bless Pope John Paul the Great 2008-08-06
Arlington Bishop Paul S. Loverde will bless the newest Diocesan high school, Pope John Paul the Great, which opens its doors to students on August 25:Blessing and Grand Opening  Sunday, August 17, 2 p.m. ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-08-02
August 8- Saint John the Evangeli ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-08-02
August 8- Saint John the Evangelist DedicationBishop Paul S. Loverde will dedicate the expanded church at Saint John the Evangelist, Warrenton, on Friday, August 8 at 4 p.m.  While the parish was founded in 1861, the current stone Church was dedicated in 1965 ... read more
Nearly 70 High Schoolers to Attend Vocations Camp 2008-07-22
Cookouts, water balloon fights and Ultimate Frisbee are just what you would expect out of a summer camp. But what about adding prayer, Mass with Bishop Paul S. Loverde and rosary walks? ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-07-04
July 10 - 27: 22nd Annual World Youth Day Over 200 youth and young adults from the Diocese of Arlington will take a pilgrimage to Sydney, Australia for Wo ... read more
2008 Clergy Appointments 2008-06-14
The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, B ... read more
2008 Clergy Appointments 2008-06-14
The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, Bishop of Arlington, has announced the following clergy appointments effective on Wednesday, June 25, 2008, unless otherwise noted.Pastors Reverend Robert J. DeMartino -  from Pastor of the Church of Saint Peter in Washington (VA) to Pastor of the Church of Saint William of York in Stafford. ... read more
Down the Road @ the Catholic Diocese of Arlington 2008-06-02
June 7 - Rite of Diaconate Ordination Bishop Paul S. Loverde will ordain Matthew DeForest from Saint Philip, Falls Church, and Stephen Schultz from Saint Rita, Alexandria, ... read more
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