Saint Benedict’s Parish

521 McCosh Drive
Chesapeake, Virginia 23320
757.543.0561 (Office)
757.543.3510 (Fax)
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St. Benedict's Parish in Chesapeake, Virginia, is home of the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (Latin) Mass in Hampton Roads, offering Daily Confession, Daily Mass and sacraments according to the Liturgical Books of 1962. Established under the auspices of the Diocese of Richmond, St. Benedict's Parish is staffed by the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter (FSSP).

About St. Benedict’s Parish

St. Benedict’s Parish started as a mission Chapel of the Church of St. Gregory the Great, Virginia Beach, Virginia. The Chapel was established by virtue of Pope John Paul II’s motu proprio, Ecclesia Dei, under the aegis of the Most Rev. Walter F. Sullivan, DD, then Bishop of Richmond. Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo invited the Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter into the Diocese to staff St. Benedict's Chapel. A Fraternity priest was needed to replace Rev. Damian Abbaticchio, OSB who had retired after faithfully serving as chaplain since 1992. St. Benedict's new church, built from the ground up, is one of the first churches in the world to be designed and used exclusively for the extraordinary form (Latin) of the Holy Mass since the 1960's and was dedicated on March 5, 2011 by the Most Rev. Francis X. DiLorenzo. Less than a year later the Chapel was canonically erected as a parish. St. Benedict’s Parish continues under the provisions of the motu proprio, Summorum Pontificum, with the permission of His Excellency, The Most Reverend Francis X. DiLorenzo, Bishop of the Diocese of Richmond.
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Thurs, 6/1 - 8AM ONLY

Fri, 6/2 - 7PM ONLY

Sat, 6/3 - 9AM ONLY

Mon, 6/5 - Fri 6/9 8AM ONLY

Mon, 6/12 - 8AM ONLY

Tues, 6/13 – Fri, 6/16 NO MASSES

Office Hours
Tuesday: 8AM - 12PM
Wednesday-Thursday: 8AM - 1PM
Friday: 8AM - 12:15PM

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March 16, 2017 Fatima Custodian Talk after Low Mass

All Masses and Sacraments are offered in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite.

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May
01 St. Joseph the Workman - 1st class
02 St. Athanasius - 3rd class
03 Feria - 4th class
or Sts. Alexander & Companions - 4th class
or Finding of the Holy Cross - 4th class
04 St. Monica - 3rd class
or Jesus Christ the High Priest - 3rd class
05 St. Pius V - 3rd class
or Sacred Heart of Jesus - 3rd class
06 Saturday of Our Lady - 4th class
or St. John Before the Latin Gate - 4th class
or Immaculate Heart of Mary - 3rd class
07 3rd Sunday after Easter - 2nd class
08 Feria - 4th class
or Apparition of St. Michael - 4th class
or Our Lady Mediatrix of All Graces - 4th class
09 St. Gregory Nazianzen - 3rd class
10 St. Antoninus - 3rd class
11 Sts. Philip & James - 2nd class
12 Sts. Nereus, Achilleus, Domitilla, & Pancras - 3rd class
13 St. Robert Bellarmine - 3rd class
14 4th Sunday after Easter - 2nd class
15 St. John Baptist de la Salle - 3rd class
16 St. Ubald - 3rd class
17 St. Paschal Baylon - 3rd class
18 St. Venantius - 3rd class
19 St. Peter Celestine - 3rd class
20 St. Bernardine of Siena - 3rd class
21 5th Sunday after Easter - 2nd class
22 Feria - 4th class
or Rogation Mass - 2nd class
23 Feria - 4th class
or Rogation Mass - 2nd class
24 Vigil of the Ascension - 2nd class
or Rogation Mass - 2nd class
25 Ascension of the Lord - 1st class
26 St. Philip Neri - 3rd class
27 St. Bede the Venerable - 3rd class
28 Sunday after the Ascension - 2nd class
29 St. Mary Magdalen of Pazzi - 3rd class
30 Feria after Ascension - 4th class
St. Felix I - 4th class
St. Joan of Arc - 4th class
31 Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary - 2nd class
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Choir Practice - Thursdays 7PM - 9PM

St. Anne’s Sodality - Meets on 1st Tuesday at 6PM. All ladies 18 years and older are welcome.

St. Anne’s Sewing Guild - Meets the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10AM - 3PM

St. Joseph’s Mens Guild - Meets on 1st Tuesday at 7PM. All gentlemen over 18 are welcome

St. Michael’s Youth Group - Meets Wednesday evenings 6PM - 8PM

Little Flowers - Meets 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10AM - 11:30AM. Girls ages 4 to 12 are welcome

Knights of the Altar - Altar boy practice is on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10AM - 12PM

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521 McCosh Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320 | 757.543.0561 (Office) | 757.543.3510 (Fax) | frdam