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Updated February 22, 2019

 The IPS Center for Psychological Services -- 2001 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Suite 101 Arlington, VA 22202; http://ipscenter.org   703-418-2111 -   Email: ipscenter@divinemercy.edu. Quality mental health services at affordable rates.  The IPS Center for Psychological Services is an outpatient mental health facility providing clinical services to adults, adolescents, children, families and couples. We are committed to providing the community with high quality, affordable mental health services that understand the emotional, biological, social, spiritual and psychological aspects of a person. Clients of any faith or background are welcome at the Center. At the heart of such treatment is a deep respect for the dignity of each person and a commitment to providing appropriate state-of-the-art services.  The IPS Center is part of the Clinical Psychology Psy.D. program operated by the Institute for the Psychological Sciences (IPS) of Divine Mercy University.

Donate Your Car to Catholic Charities - Thinking of replacing or getting rid of your old car? Please consider donating it to Catholic Charities. We take used vehicles and transfer them directly to qualifying families in desperate need of transportation. We also accept non-working cars, which helps to fund our volunteer ministries. Donating is EASY! We handle all the paperwork; you receive an IRS donation receipt. Avoid the hassle of selling your car, simplify your life, or reclaim that space in your garage. To donate, please email cars@ccda.net or call (703) 841-3898. [Exp. Date: TBD]

Gifts for the Seminarian Education Endowment Fund (SEEF) Please support our seminarians and SEEF, a permanent endowment fund established in 2011. SEEF’s income provides funding for annual seminarian expenses such as room, board, tuition, health insurance and books, which total almost $40,000 per seminarian. Please give generously! To donate, make checks payable to: “Foundation for the CDA – SEEF.” Mail to: The Foundation, 200 N. Glebe Road, Suite 811, Arlington, VA 22203. Contact Gretchen Koch at g.koch@arlingtondiocese.org or (703) 841-3819 with questions.  [Expiration Date: TBD]

Arnon Cemetery located in the Great Falls community at 646 Walker Road is releasing traditional burial spaces for single or multiple grave lots. We also provide an in-ground burial option for cremated remains. If you have any interest related to the 2019 release or questions please email  arnoncemetery@hotmail.com .[Exp. Date: TBD]

Eucharistic Holy Hour - The Arlington Division of the World Apostolate of Fatima (the Blue Army) will sponsor a diocesan-wide Eucharistic Holy Hour on Sun., February 24  from 3 - 4 pm in the Perpetual Adoration Chapel at Our Lady of Angels Church, 13752 Mary's Way, Woodbridge. We hope you can join us to pray for world peace through the conversion of souls.[Exp. Date:  02.25.10]

Mardi Gras Gala - With your support, we are transforming the culture each day!  Join us at our annual Gala on March 2, 2019 at Potomac Point Winery as we celebrate and advance Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High School!  We invite you to form your own Krewe - a table for you and your guests to represent a parish, athletic team, or anything you wish!  Enjoy a New Orleans style menu, bar, DJ & exclusive live auction Items!  If you are not able to attend, sponsorship options are available on the website.  Purchase individual tickets and sponsorships at jpthegreat.schoolauction.net/jpgala2018 [Exp. Date: 03.03.19]

PVI Close Up Night at St. Paul VI Catholic High School - This is a special evening for all students accepted into the Class of 2023 and 8th  graders and their families who are considering a Catholic High School Education. Join us at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, March 5th at 10675 Fairfax Blvd., Fairfax, VA and experience all PVI has to offer your high school student. Questions: ehanley@pvipanther.net  [Exp. Date: 03.06.19]

OPEN HOUSE at Saint John Paul the Great on Thursday, March 14th at 3:30  All are welcome to tour our facilities, meet our administration, teachers and coaches, explore our house system and clubs, and meet current students and families.  Our accredited college-preparatory curriculum is a rigorous course of study, featuring a unique ethical formation.  John Paul is also proud to offer Special Services, which includes an Inclusive Options Program: a special education program for students with moderate intellectual or cognitive disabilities.  Register here: jpthegreat.schooladminonline.com/portal/new_inquiry [Exp. Date: 03.15.19]

PRIME TIME SINGLE CATHOLICS (PTSC) serves single Catholics 40 and over. Enjoy these upcoming events with us: lunch (every Thursday); Mass at the Church of the Nativity, followed by lunch (January 27); Institute of Catholic Culture dinner and talk at St. Agnes Church (February 10); bowling in Alexandria (February 16); free-admission tour of Mount Vernon (February 18, Presidents’ Day); dinner in Shirlington (February 24). RSVP to Tom at ptscnva@gmail.com. For details, see our website: bit.ly/ptsc.[Expiration Date February 25, 2019]

Catholic Singles of Greater Washington is an organization for single
Catholics, ages 21 to 65-plus, enjoying each other's company in a wide
variety of social, religious, and cultural settings. Most members are 45
and older. Please find out more about us at
www.catholicsinglesofgreaterwashington.org
or call Tricia at 301-460-9195.[Exp. Date: TBD]

 *Quality mental health services at affordable rates*.  Located in Arlington, VA, The IPS Center for Psychological Services is an outpatient mental health facility providing clinical services to adults, adolescents, children, families  and couples. We are committed to providing the community with high quality, affordable mental health services that understand the emotional, biological, social, spiritual and psychological aspects of a person. Clients of any faith or background are welcome at the Center. At the heart of such treatment is a deep respect for the dignity of each person and a commitment to providing appropriate state-of-the-art services.  The IPS Center is part of the Clinical Psychology Psy.D. program operated by the Institute for the Psychological Sciences (IPS) of Divine Mercy University, a Catholic University of psychology and counseling. [Exp.  Periodic]  

Save the Date for Catholic Charities Ball -  His Excellency Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge and the Catholic Charities Ball Committee cordially invite you to the Catholic Charities Ball Friday, February 22, 2019, at the Ritz-Carlton, Tysons, VA. Come enjoy a night of delicious food, dancing and learning about the great works of Catholic Charities throughout the Diocese! Reserve tickets at www.ccda.net/ball  [Expiration Date: February 23, 2019]

Men, Stir Up the Power Within - All men in the Diocese of Arlington are invited to the 2019 Men’s Conference on March 9 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Herndon, VA. The conference is an annual gathering of more than 700 men in the diocese for a day of faith talks, Holy Mass and panel discussion with speakers and Bishop Michael Burbidge. This year’s theme is Power Within: The Secret Strength of a Deeper Interior Life. Speakers include Matt Birk, former football player for the Baltimore Ravens and an outspoken Catholic and pro-life advocate; and Fr. Donald Haggerty, former spiritual director of St. Mother Teresa’s nuns and author of best-selling books on the interior life.
To REGISTER, please go to www.arlingtondiocese.org/men[Exp. Date: 03.10.19]

Marriage Workshop~Healing Your Love: Tools for Overcoming Obstacles in Marriage - March 9-10, 2019 - A Christ-Centered Marriage Renewal Workshop designed to offer practical tools to help married couples foster emotional closeness and overcome distance, hurts, and unhealthy patters in their marriage.  The workshop will offer married couples instruction and guidance through healing conversations that can move them toward forgiveness and re-bonding. This is a two-day workshop, but couples will not stay overnight. The registration fee includes the workshop fee, all materials, expert guided assistance during the workshop from therapists and facilitators, plus breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages throughout the weekend. Cost to attend: $600 per couple. Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center, 7007 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817. Visit our website for more information and to register for  www.ourladyofbethesda.org. Or call 301-365-0612.[Exp. Date: 03.11.19]

Divine Mercy Care hosts an Abortion Pill Reversal Lecture March 20th, 7:30pm, St. Veronica's Catholic Church - Many pro-lifers don't know about the new technological innovation that allows women a second chance at choosing life!  Come hear Dr. George Delgado, inventor of the abortion pill reversal, share moving stories of lives saved and explain more about his life-saving work. Find more info and RSVP at divinemercycare.org [Exp. Date: 03.21.19]

 Holy Land Pilgrimages: Pilgrimages & Spiritual Exercises in the Holy Land - Start your new year by planning a trip to experience the place with Christ was born! Our Lady of Bethesda will host two pilgrimages to the Holy Land in 2019. - March 16-25, 2019 “In the Footsteps of Jesus” – a pilgrimage designed for women only - to capture that special relationship between Jesus and women in the land where He walked and where He prayed – Fr. Daniel Pajerski, LC, Spiritual Director with Melissa Overmyer, author and founder of Something Greater Ministries and Fr. David Steffy, LC.  - March 30-April 11, 2019 “Come, Remain, Go Out” – for first timers and for those who have already been to the Holy Land and wish to return for a deeper spiritual experience – 8 Day Spiritual Exercises – Fr. Stephen Ellis, LC, Retreat Master with Glory Darbellay, CWRC. - The price for either trip: $3,345 per person-all inclusive, land price (11 hotel nights, double occupancy, meals, all entrance fees and tips, no hidden tax fees). For full itinerary details please go to our website Or contact Cris Tallent : ctallent@ourladyofbethesda.org.    [Exp. Date: 03.31.19]

Bella Itallia (Beautiful Italy) Pilgrimage. After Easter 2019 Rome-Tuscany-Assisi-Florence-Torino-Bolzano-VeniceJoin Father Christopher Pollard (St. John the Beloved, McLean, VA) and Father Scott Sina (St. Agnes, Arlington, VA) on a pilgrim's journey through some of the beautiful and ancient cities in Italy. Experience the saints and sacred sites, the food and culture of Rome, Assisi, Florence, Venice and holy locales in between. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica and the major basilicas in Rome, pray at the sacred site of the Eucharistic Miracle in Orvieto, the tombs of St. Francis and St. Clare in Assisi, St. Catherine of Sienna, and St. John Bosco in Torino. We will take in the majesty of Florence, the breathtaking coast of Cinque Terre, and experience the stunning Northern Italian alps and the canals that surround St. Mark Square in Venice. There are three options to participate: Full Trip: April 23-May 6, 2019. First Part:  April 23-30, 2019 or Second Part: April 29-May 6, 2019. Spaces are limited. Please visit: www.JMJtours.com/StJohns for details. [May 7, 2019]

 

 

Sacramental Schedule

Mass Schedule:

Sunday:
8 am 10 am 12 Noon*
*Novus Ordo Latin Mass

Saturday: 8:30 am & 5:30 pm Vigil Mass

Weekdays: 8:30 am

Holydays (except Christmas):
8:30 am & 7 pm

Sacrament of Penance:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:45 am – 8:15 am
Saturday afternoon: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Expanded schedule for Advent and Lent

24 Hour Eucharistic Adoration
Every Wednesday: 9 am through Thursday morning, 8:30 am
Every First Friday: 9 am through Saturday morning, 8:30 am

Contact Us

Pastor
Rev. Jerry J. Pokorsky
Direct non-emergency cell: 703.638.8451 (Preferred)
No text messages please; contact the office for administrative questions.

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:30 am to 1:30 pm 
Closed on Federal Holidays

Saint Catherine of Siena Church
1020 Springvale Road
Great Falls, VA 22066
Have a question? Have a comment? Please contact us!
Phone: 703.759.4350
Fax: 703.759.3753

 

office@saintcatherineschurch.org

 

 


St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church

1020 Springvale Rd., Great Falls, VA 22066

Parish Office: 703.759.4350
Fax: 703.759.3753
Religious Education: 703.759.3530
Siena Academy: 703.759.4129