Mass Schedule

We celebrate the Sacrifice of the Mass on:

Sundays:  11:00 am

Tuesdays and Fridays:  9:00 am

Holy Days of Obligation:  6:30 pm

In the event of inclement weather,  parishioners will be notified of Mass cancellations via the following –

  • This website
  • WXGM  99.1 FM or 1420 AM
  • The FDS Phone Tree

All our masses are live–here’s the link:

  https://www.facebook.com/Church-of-Francis-de-Sales-102720301404594/

 Additional information regarding the temporary measures required to keep everyone as safe as possible

  • Our parish is open on a normal schedule for private prayer, individual meetings for pastoral care, and reconciliation with Fr. Gerry, essential meetings, and social ministry efforts with restrictions.  Contact the parish office for specific details.
  • All Confirmation liturgies are suspended until further notice.
  • All in-person formation activities, programs, or gatherings of any kind are canceled until further notice.
  • Until further notice, Bishop Knestout has granted a dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and holy days for all the faithful in the Catholic Diocese of Richmond.
  • Holy Water from Baptismal and Holy Water fonts are removed.
  • The Eucharist will only be distributed under the species of the Body of Christ.  (Please remember that Christ is fully present under both species of the Blessed Sacrament and that communion under one species is equally valid as communion under both.  Please see the ).
  • Refrain from shaking hands during the Sign of Peace (bow or verbal gesture is appropriate).
  • Refrain from holding hands during the Lord’s Prayer.