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
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CCW-ADW May Virtual Monthly Tea

Mary - Woman of the Eucharist

Sunday, May 22  3:00 pm EST

Based on St. John Paul II’s Encyclical, On The Eucharist in its Relationship to the Church. 

We will explore our Blessed Mother’s relationship to the Holy Eucharist and how: 

Mary guides us to the Eucharist; 

Our Lord’s presence in the Eucharist can shine through us; 

Mary’s Magnificat can express our spirituality

  Questions?  Email  

Register for CCW-ADW May Monthly Tea

ADW Office of Family Life and CCW-ADW present

"Real Presence" - A Women's Spiritual Series

Wednesdays starting May 25th

The Archdiocesan Office for Family Life is co- sponsoring a virtual/in-person spiritual series for women with the Council of Catholic Women, exploring the mystery of the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist. The sessions are scheduled for Wednesdays May 25, June 1 and June 8, 2022, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. A final in-person meeting will be held June 15, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.    We will be using the book and discussion guide:  Real Presence, What Does It Mean and Why Does It Matter by Timothy P. O’Malley, published by Ave Maria Press.  The fee for all sessions is $15.00, which includes lunch. Participants are responsible for getting their own book through the following link: or by calling (800) 282-1865.  For more information, contact the Office for Family Life at 301-853-4546 or    FLYER for series

All in-person meetings will be held at:  St. Matthias Catholic Church, 9475 Annapolis Rd, Lanham, MD 20706:

Register online at

ADW Office of Family Life

Virtual and In-person Marriage Preparation Classes - Bowie

Virtual: Monday nights starting 9 April

In-Person: Saturday 21 May

The Office of Family Life will be offering a hybrid marriage preparation class that will meet virtually from 7:00pm – 8:30pm on the following dates:  May 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20 and in-person at Ascension Parish 12700 Lanham Severn Road, Bowie, MD 20720 on Saturday, May 21 from 12:00pm – 5:30pm.  Please meet with your local parish priest or deacon who is preparing you for the sacrament of matrimony prior to registering.  To register, email or call the Archdiocesan Office of Family Life at visiblesign@adw.orgor 301-853-4546. Click here for the schedule of other upcoming marriage preparation classes in English or Spanish 

Washington Retreat House

Tuesdays with Ignatius: An Ignatian Year Series

Tuesday evenings 7-8:30 pm (ZOOM Option Available after RSVP)

April 19 – Emmaus Walk with Sr. Sara Dwyer A.S.C.

May 3, 10, 17, 24 – Springtime: Seeing all things New in Christ

Find more information and register at WRH website

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
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

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

Summer Internships with Catholic Charities

Apply soon! Catholic Charities offers undergraduate students rewarding, hands-on, summer internship placements in 12 different programs throughout the organization. Gain experience working in a field that interests you with smart and dedicated professionals.

Learn more at CC-DC Internships website

Also, scroll to bottom of page to see Catholic Charities' "Spring Into Volunteering" announcement

*** Spring Into Volunteering 2022 ***

Catholic Charities Spring into Volunteering recruitment campaigns have begun. Will you fill one of the 52 ongoing roles? Do you know someone who would be a great volunteer—let them know!     Apply by March 27, 2022  

Details are on the Catholic Charities website

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