Ministry for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

    Mary Provie Rydstrom, Coordinator
    Tel: TTY (703) 978-7997 (voice) or (703) 978-0627 (voice message after hours)
    Cell phone: (703) 517-5635 voice, text, or Facetime

    Newsletter to the Deaf Community


    Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART) is now available on any tablet or smart phone, including  Android, iPhone, IPad, Kindle, etc.  A free loaner mini iPad is available at Mass on a first-come, first-served basis. For the Hearing-impaired and Deaf but open to all, CART allows you to receive the Homily, Prayers of the Faithful, and announcements in real-time. You can be connected to the signal from any location in the church.  The monthly CART Mass schedule is also on the website of St. Theresa parish in Ashburn.  Contact Donna at  Instructions will be sent to you confidentially.


    Interpreted Masses and Confessions for the Deaf

    Christ the Redeemer parish   
    46833 Harry Byrd Hwy.
    Sterling, VA 20164
    Phone: (703) 430-0811 (Voice)
    Confessions: Saturdays, 4:00-5:00 pm

    Good Shepherd parish   
    8710 Mt. Vernon Hwy.
    Alexandria, VA 22309
    Phone: (703) 780-4055 (Voice)
    Confessions: Saturdays, 4:00-4:50 pm

    Holy Spirit parish  
    8800 Braddock Road
    Annandale, VA 22003
    Phone: (703) 978-8074 (Voice) 
    Confessions: Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays at 7:00 pm, Tuesdays/Thursdays at 6:30 am and 8:30 am

    St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish 
    12807 Valleywood Drive 
    Lake Ridge, VA 22192
    Phone: (703) 494-4008 (Voice) 
    Confessions: Mondays at 7:00 pm., Fridays at 9:30 am., Saturdays 3:30-4:30 pm

    St. John Neumann parish 
    11900 Lawyers Road
    Reston, VA 20191
    Phone: (703) 860-8510 (Voice) 
    Confessions: Saturdays at 10:00 am & by appointment

    St. Theresa parish 
    21371 St.Theresa Ln. (Mailing Address: 43367 Ice Pond Dr.)
    Ashburn, Va.  20147
    Phone: (703) 729-2287 (Voice)
    Confessions:  Thursdays 8:00-9:00 pm (during Holy Hour),  Saturdays 4:00-4:45 pm. and by appointment
    CART Mass:  Please confirm the date and time by contacting