Freda Katochvil Scholarship

  Calling all musical youth in grades rising 8th thru rising 12th. We will be awarding the first Freda Kratochvil Scholarship. Click the link above. 

 

 

 Help support the Culpeper Winter Heat Shelter 

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Below: Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration 2016: The morning began at 5 am with Las Mananitas, followed by Rosary, Mass in Spanish, and a reception.  The statue of Our Lady was carried in procession into the Church before Mass.  

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Below: One Voice singing at the Hospice Illumination 2016

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Above:  Halloween at the rectory!  

 

Below: Music Ministry sponsored a webinar for cantors and singers on "Vocal Skills for the Liturgical Singer."  Two more upcoming webinars will focus on other skills needed for liturgical musicians.  

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Below:  Pictures from the Ladies' Evening of Chocolate this summer

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 Above:  Making the church look beautiful!

 Below:  The church sponsored a trip to the Nationals game!

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Above: Fr. Leo's chalice is presented to Fr. Anselme as recognition for his four years of service here in our parish.  

Precious Blood Catholic Church was the recipient of the Culpeper Star Exponent's "Best of Culpeper 2016" awards for Best Religious Leader and Most Respected House of Worship!

 

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Graduate mass

June 5th, 2016: Graduates sing at the mass held in honor of all graduating high school seniors

 

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June 4th, 2016: Youth volunteers enjoy a pizza social in appreciation for their help and involvment with parish activities.

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Above:  Tool training for Workcamp 2016!

The Culpeper Winter Heat Shelter offers a warm place to sleep and meals to homeless persons in need between November and March in Culpeper County, VA.  Our parish is among the different churches that host the Heat Shelter.   

Click here to view a recent video about the Culpeper Heat Shelter.

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Above:  The Sacrament of First Holy Communion was celebrated at Precious Blood on the weekend of May 1st.  It was a beautiful occasion!

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Above: Photos from the Spaghetti Dinner in April benefitting Souls in Harmony.  

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A week before Good Friday, Precious Blood youth presented the Living Stations through the eyes of St, Faustina, apostle of Divine Mercy.  It was a beautiful way to prepare for Holy Week in the Year of Mercy.   

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In February, our Altar Society held their annual Mardi Gras brunch and Bake Sale.  They raised $1400 for altar supplies: candles, linens, flowers, sacramental supplies and other necessary sanctuary items!

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On April 16th, families of Precious Blood were able to participate in a Parent/Child retreat at Verdun.   Each individual participated in a variety of team building activities and group challenges. Father Anselme celebrated mass and members of the One Voice Acoustic Group provided the music. Member of the Knights of Columbus barbecued dinner for all retreat participants, musicians, and visitors that joined us for mass.


 
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Above:  In January, our parishioners volunteered to serve the homeless when the Culpeper Heat Shelter came to Precious Blood 
 
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 Above:  In February, Radix youth ministry presented "A Gift of LOVE Luncheon" for our senior citizens featuring 1950's themed youth wait staff, music, and dancing!
 
 
A Mom's Group has recently begun for all mothers and their children of all ages. Come on out and meet other mothers and have your children play with others.  Please contact Jacqueline Masson to be put on the email and/or text list to keep up to date on days and times of meetings and events. Email: jacque1114@yahoo.com or 678-267-6377.

 
Check out the Music Ministry page for new photos.

Copyright 2015 Chris Aycock and Precious Blood Catholic Church