Christ Our Hope

Register Now for Annual Women's Conference

Join hundreds of women in Richmond on Saturday, November 21st, for a day of prayer, learning and fellowship. Learn to meet life's busy demands with grace by following in the Way which Jesus Christ leads. Keynote speakers Pat Gohn and Rachel Sherburne. Includes Mass and Reconciliation. Learn more, register here.

2015 Red Mass at Saint Benedict in Richmond

On Wednesday, November 4, Rev. Msgr. Francis Muench will celebrate the Red Mass at St. Benedict Church. Dinner will follow at the Virginia Historical Society, with keynote speaker Ryan T. Anderson, Ph.D., of The Heritage Foundation. All are welcome to attend. Dinner tickets are $50. For more information, see here.

Bishop DiLorenzo announces Vicar for Clergy

Rev. Timothy Kuhneman has been appointed Vicar for Clergy for the Diocese of Richmond. Currently the Pastor of Church of the Holy Spirit in Virginia Beach, Fr. Kuhneman begins full time at the Pastoral Center on September 21, 2015.

Full Video Coverage of the Pope's Visit to the United States

The link here will take you to the USCCB full video on demand coverage of all the events during the Pope's visit to the U.S. If you missed something, you can still watch it at this site.

Pope Francis Releases New Encyclical "Laudato Si"

Pope Francis released his ecology encyclical "Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home" to the world this summer. His letter  to the people is available here for you to read. Copies of "Laudato Si" may also be purchased from the USCCB here.

Encounter the Joy!

“Encounter the Joy of the Gospel and Set the World Ablaze” is the Diocese of Richmond's five-year pastoral plan for evangelization, anchored in Jesus’ joyful message. It captures the joy of the Gospel re-imagined in two movements: the internal conversion of individuals and parishes and the external proclamation of this Good News to the world.

Living Our Mission

Living Our Mission

The Diocese has embarked on an historic two-year $65 million capital and endowment campaign to raise financial resources to more fully support the mission and ministry of the local Church now and in the future.

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