Events Category

Catholic Women’s Conference

Register Today! Overview For the 5th year the diocese is hosting a diocesan-wide Catholic Women’s Conference! This is a one-day conference for all women over 18 years old to come together for a day of fellowship, prayer, and learning. Join us on Saturday, November 4. Registration Cost The $40 early bird registration is now available […]

National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children

All are invited to the prayer service for the National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children on Saturday, September 9 at 10:00 a.m. The prayer hour will take place at the Saint Matthew Catholic Church Grotto and Memorial sites to aborted children located at 3314 Sandra Lane in Virginia Beach. Please come and pray. For any […]

Life Planning Seminar Series

*Registration for the upcoming seminar has now closed. If you would still like to attend, please contact our office directly by email at or by phone at 804-622-5109. The Diocese of Richmond is hosting a three-part series intended for anyone who would like to learn more about a number of issues that may come […]

2017 NFP Awareness Week

Natural Family Planning Awareness Week is a national educational campaign. The dates of Natural Family Planning Awareness Week highlight the anniversary of the papal encyclical Humanae Vitae (July 25) which articulates Catholic beliefs about human sexuality, conjugal love and responsible parenthood.  The dates also mark the feast of Saints Joachim and Anne (July 26), the […]

Family and the Domestic Church

Healthy family life grounded in God’s plan for marriage between one man and one woman is the backbone of a healthy society. The family is the privileged place in which people encounter Jesus and grow closer to Him. The Church takes this revelation seriously and seeks to provide good pastoral care for families at all stages of life.