"I was hungry and you gave me food, thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me..." Matthew 25:35
Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church is dedicated to witnessing the teachings of Jesus Christ, especially the Gospel of Saint Matthew, Chapter 25:31-46.
Our parish offers a wide range of ministry opportunities. Whether you'd like to learn more, pray more, or serve more, we have a ministry for you.
Making an offering of our financial resources is an integral part of what it means to be a Christian. We have a variety ways to make it easy for your to support our church.
ASH WEDNESDAY MASS SCHEDULE- February 26
8 am, 12 noon, 5 pm Family Mass, 7 pm Bilingual Mass (Misa bilingüe)
9 pm Prayer Service w/Distribution of Ashes
LENTEN STONE SOUP SERIES
Friday evenings during Lent. Mass at 6:00 p.m. in the Church, supper at 6:45 p.m. in Fr. Ray Hall, programs start at 7;15 p.m.:
* February 28: Clayton Sinyai, USCCB on Labor and the Catholic Church
* March 6 (*7 p.m. Start): "Revolution of the Heart – The Dorothy Day Story" documentary film with commentary by Dolores Leckey
* March 13: Michael O’ Rourke, USCCB on Gun Violence Prevention
* March 20: Lonnie Ellis, In Solidarity on Laudato Si'
* March 27: Kim Mazyck, Catholic Charities, USA on Racism
* April 3: Learn Pray Act -- An evening of Advocacy with Michelle Knight
LENTEN CREATION CARE CHALLENGE: MEATLESS MONDAYS
As the Church enters the Lenten season of Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving, the Integrity of Creation committee invites you to consider how your daily food choices impact the Earth. One environmental expert states that the food choices we make are the single most important way individuals can combat climate change. The Creation Care Challenge encourages parishioners to care for the Earth by choosing to reduce meat consumption during Lent by adding Meatless Mondays to the traditional Friday abstinence from meat. Click here to learn more about the challenge. Here are some meatless recipe suggestions and links to get you started.
OLQP’S 2020 PARISH ADVISORY BOARD (PAB) ELECTION
The Parish Advisory Board Election process continues this weekend, February 22/23. Please see the "Meet the Candidates" Insert in this week's bulletin for biographies and photos of the nominees. Absentee ballots are available this weekend in the Sanctuary. Voting will occur at all Masses with paper ballots the weekend of February 29 and March 1. We will offer an online ballot in addition to paper ballots at all masses. The online ballot will be open from February 22 at 5:00pm through March 1 at 7:30pm. Parishioners are encouraged to utilize only one voting option of their choosing. Please contact Parish Advisory Board Chairperson Jennifer Vigario with any questions at email@example.com.
Sunday 2/23 - Young Adult Potluck - 7:15 p.m. - Founders Room
Thursday 2/27 - Immigration/Refugee Team meeting - 7:30 p.m. - Fr. Ray Hall
Monday 3/2 - Minkisi Ministry Lenten prayer session - 7:00 p.m. - Discussion Room/Parish Office
Our Lady Queen of Peace
2700 South 19th Street
Arlington, Virginia, 22204, USA
Office hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed on federal holidays)Weekend Mass Schedule
Saturday Vigil: 5:30pm
Sunday: 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:15am,
6:00pm (Young Adult Mass)