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Nightly Phone Rosary - 8 PM, 7 days a week

Dial  (605) 468-8016      357090#

Since September 2018, the Council of Catholic Women (CCW) has been hosting a nightly Rosary call for the healing of the Church, healing from the COVID pandemic and for callers’ personal intentions.  Everyone (men, women, children, non-CCW members) is welcome to join us any night of the week or every night of the week. How often is up to you.  How about once a month on your birthdate?

Please join us at 8:00 p.m. as we read meditations on the Rosary’s mysteries and pray together.

Council of Catholic Women, Archdiocese of Washington

2nd Annual Meet and Greet and Installation of Officers

Saturday September 30th   

9:00 am to 1 pm

CCW-ADW invites you to their 2nd Annual Meet and Greet.  Let’s come together to give God the Praise, and hear how you can get involved. We need your voice!! 

Register for Meet and Greet

See Flyer here


Council of Catholic Women, Archdiocese of Washington
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Council of Catholic Women, Archdiocese of Washington


President:  Cheryl Holley

Vice President: Carol Monaco

Secretary:  Althea Holland

Treasurer:  Elizabeth Mariani



Shrine of St. Jude

Mass to Commemorate the Feast of St. Lorenzo Ruiz

Saturday September 23rd 10 am- 12 pm

You are invited to attend a Mass to Commemorate the Feast of Saint Lorenzo Ruiz Celebration of Faith and Culture at the Shrine of St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church, 12701 Viers Mill Rd Rockville.  For more information, contact DC Filipino Catholic at or the Office of Cultural Diversity and Outreach at (301) 853-5335 or

Principle Celebrant: Bishop Evelio Menjívar-Ayala

St Mark the Evangelist, Hyattsville


Domingo, 1 de octubre de 2023     12 pm

Celebrante principal:  Monseñor Evelio Menjívar
Obispo Auxiliar de Washington

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Para obtener más información contactar la
Oficina de Diversidad Cultural y Enlace al (301) 853-5335 o escribir a

Southeast Deanery and Partnering Churches 

East of the River Revival:  Hold on Help is on the Way

2 - 4 October 2023 7 pm nightly  

In person and virtual.  See details in flyer

Basilica of National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Washington

National Mass in Observance Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Tuesday, 20 October 2023  7pm

National Mass in Observance Domestic Violence Awareness Month, 4:30 PM Basilica of National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Washington, D.C. Bishop Roy E. Campbell, Jr, Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Washington, Presider and Homilist Respect for Life Month; Domestic Violence Awareness Month Information and resources: Catholics For Family Peace

Flyer for Mass

St Andrew Apostle Women's Ministry

Women's Night of Reflection

Tuesday, 10 October 2023  7pm

All women are invited to a Women’s Night of Reflection on Tuesday, October 10 beginning at 7:00pm with prayer and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in the church.  Father Mark Ivany, Director of Priest Vocations for the Archdiocese of Washington, DC, will provide the reflection entitled, “Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, Mother of Priests.” The opportunity for the Sacrament of Confession will be available. The evening will conclude with Benediction at 8:00 pm, No registration is required.

Women's Night of Reflection October 2023 flyer

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Ladies of Charity

"Miracle of Christmas"

December 12, 2023

Bus trip to Lancaster PA to see Sights and Sounds Theaters performance in Lancaster PA

See Flyer for details

Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center

Retreat Programs

Personal “Retreat” Day this Summer

September 29, October 13, November 17 and December 15, 2023

Are your days overcrowded, jam-packed, and busy, busy, busy? Take a break this summer and enjoy your very own personal retreat at Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center. During your personal retreat, from 9am-4pm, an experienced retreat director will guide you to a place of rest with Christ. The retreat schedule allows for one-on-one spiritual direction (optional), quiet reflection, Mass, Confession and Eucharistic Adoration, plus lunch; so you will be nourished and cared for while Our Lord speaks to your soul about the depths of His love for you. Cost is $100 per person. Advance Registration is required. We also have Mini-Retreats for Women and Evenings of Reflection for Men, each month.

Three to Get Married Marriage Prep
 Sep 28-Oct 1, 2023  Nov 16-19  Dec 14-17, 2023

The Three to Get Married Marriage Preparation Program is a Catholic Pre-Cana program for seriously dating and engaged couples. This marriage preparation course is an intensive preparation experience true to the teachings of the Catholic Church. Convenient one-weekend schedule. FOCCUS administration is included. $375 per couple. Space will be limited and these weekends fill up quickly, so reserve your spot today!


Visit Our Lord in Eucharistic Adoration at Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center. The Most Blessed Sacrament will be exposed upon the altar in the chapel each Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Come for an hour, for a moment, or more. All are welcome. Find more information on the OLBRC website or call 301-365-0212. Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center, A Place to Encounter Christ! 7007 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817

Find more information on the OLBRC website or call 301-365-0612

Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center, 7007 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817 

NCCW's Resources to Pray for Our Clergy

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Archdiocese of Washington's
Council of Catholic Women
Welcomes You

CCW - "Connecting Catholic Women"

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The Council of Catholic Women- Archdiocese of Washington
responds to the needs of the Church and society through a focus on spirituality, leadership, and service. The CCW-ADW hosts service events, liturgies, educational conferences and more
President: Cheryl Holley
Vice-President: Carol Monaco

Resources to learn more about the Council of Catholic Women and it's history

From our national organization (NCCW):
Download PDF Document "NCCW Who We Are"

Watch the "We Are NCCW" video to find out about Council of Catholic Women and our National organization

Volunteer with Catholic Charities D.C.

Catholic Charities seeks community-oriented, enthusiastic volunteers to work with us across our various programs. We have positions appropriate for recent grads looking to gain experience, retirees who want to keep their skills sharp, stay-at-home parents looking to set a good example for their kids, and everyone else in between. Volunteers support us in our efforts to give help that empowers and hope that lasts. They bring the love and support that makes our programs so successful!


You can learn more on Catholic Charities Volunteer Homepage: here

2023 Fall Call for Volunteers

Announcing Catholic Charities Fall Call for Volunteers recruitment campaign!

We are seeking kind, knowledgeable, and committed people to bring hope that lasts to people who are receiving help from Catholic Charities.

Volunteers enhance Catholic Charities services through their consistent presence and dedication. 

During Fiscal Year 2023 (July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023) 3640 people volunteered with Catholic charities. The volunteer doctors, nurses, attorneys, mentors, ESOL instructors, food distributors, farmers, food packagers, financial services professionals, people sharing their faith, and so much more, contributed 75,141 hours of service.

Thank you!


Information and applications are here: Fall Call for Volunteers!.

Catholic Charities Washington, DC

Volunteer to serve at St. Maria's Meals

Wednesdays, 5-6 pm  Hickey Center, 924 G Street NW, Washington DC

Details can be found here

Donation requests for those in need

 Catholic Charities Care Packages

Care packs are a meaningful and flexible volunteer project for groups or individuals that want to support Catholic Charities clients and programs. Our programs have developed wish lists of care packs they hope to give each client that enters their program. 

Find more information here

The Little Sisters of the Poor at the Jeanne Jugan Residence

serves the elderly poor of every race and religion in the Washington D.C. area.  Businesses and individuals can donate needed items such as food, personal care items and office supplies.  Donations can be dropped off at the front desk

The list of currently needed supplies is here

phone: 202-269-1831        


Little Sisters of the Poor/Jeanne Jugan Residence, 4200 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC 20017

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