Christ Our Hope

Effective Parish Finance Councils Workshop

Join us for this presentation by Peter Denio & Dennis Corcoran of National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management. A wide array of important topics will be covered. Read More

Fortnight for Freedom 2015

The Bishops of the United States invite the faithful to celebrate the Fortnight for Freedom from June 21 to July 4, 2015. The theme of this year’s Fortnight will be freedom to bear witness to the truth of the Gospel. These will be days for prayer, education and action for Religious Freedom - See more here.

Bishops call for shift in death penalty debate

Virginia Bishops Francis X. DiLorenzo and Paul S. Loverde are asking Catholics to help build a culture of life that respects the sanctity of all, including the "unlovable" lives.

Invitation to Ordination

Bishop Francis DiLorenzo is pleased to invite you to the Ordination to the Priesthood of Rev. Mr. Daniel A. Cogut, Rev. Mr. Matthew A. Kiehl, and Rev. Mr. Nicholas Mammi. Ordination will be at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Richmond on June 6 at 10:30 a.m.

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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