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Allegation Notice - Gary Nuhn

The Diocese of Arlington was recently advised of an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor in 1983 by Gary Nuhn, who, at the time, was employed by an independent firm that provided computer classes at St. Bernadette Catholic School in Springfield, Virginia...

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2018 Clergy Appointments

Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge has announced the following clergy appointments effective September 27, 2018....

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Music ministry

Catholic News Service | September 17, 2018

Music director at the Basilica of St. Mary in Alexandria, Va., discusses the relationship between the sacred liturgy, beautiful song and connecting with the divine.

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Arlington Catholic Herald

Bishop Ireton breaks ground for new wing

September, 18th 2018

Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria broke ground Sept. 18 on its new wing — a 40,000-square-foot building that will include a library, science labs and a cafeteria. Bishop Michael F. Burbidge blessed the site — a lot of cleared earth next to the existing school building.

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Panel discussion considers immigration from the local, national levels

September 13, 2018

New altar completes remodeled St. Stephen the Martyr Church in Middleburg

September 10, 2018

Bishop Burbidge celebrates Mass for all victims of sexual abuse

August 26, 2018

Pope Francis portrait

Meek and humble of heart, close to the people, with compassion, with meekness and tenderness. This is Jesus.