Bach program at St. Paul’s, Petersburg on Sunday, June 9: Capitol Opera Richmond (COR) will present a concert featuring music of Johann Sebastian Bach on Sunday, June 9 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s, Petersburg. The program includes pieces of various style and color that highlight Bach’s compositional range. Cheryl Van Ornam will play organ works, and vocalists from COR will sing excerpts from Bach’s Magnificat, his oratorio St. John’s Passion, and several cantatas.
Historic St. Paul’s is located at 110 North Union Street in Petersburg. Parking is available on the street or in the parking lot behind the church off North Market Street. For additional information
St. Michael’s – Washington Bus Trip – June 22: St. Michael’s, Bon Air, is sponsoring a bus trip on Saturday, June 22, to visit a few of the Sacred Spaces in Washington, DC. We will visit the National Cathedral, the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (The Basilica) and the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land. The cost is $55/person and includes lunch. Please sign up by emailing the church office at email@example.com. All are welcome! Deadline to sign up is June 13.
Holy Land Tour – Bishop Magness – February 3-14, 2020: The next Holy Land Pilgrimage led by Bishop Magness will be February 3-14, 2020. Bishop Magness invites you to join him in the spring of 2020 for our second Diocesan pilgrimage to the “Land of the Holy One.” For a number of years he has been making trips to Israel and Palestine for the purpose of both pilgrimage and building relationships. In coordination with Lightline Pilgrimages Bishop Magness has developed a splendid pilgrimage. If you choose to be one of our 2020 pilgrims you will have an incredible opportunity to both renew your faith and expand your knowledge of the land where Jesus lived out his ministry. Quite literally, you will be walking in the places where Jesus walked, and you will be experiencing the world that our Lord experienced. Space is limited to 35 people. Registration deadline is June 7, 2019. Click herefor trip brochure and registration form.
Bishop Election – Saturday, September 21: The Standing Committee is pleased to announce that our episcopal election will be held on Saturday, September 21, at Dinwiddie High School, 11501 Boisseau Road, Dinwiddie. The school is conveniently near US-460 and I-85.
Good Shepherd School Box Tops and Kroger Points: The school collects box tops for cash which can be found on many cereals, Betty Crocker, Annie’s, Nature Valley, Zip-lock, Hefty and many other products. There is a box for these on top of the mailboxes in the church library.
Help earn money for Good Shepherd every time you shop at Kroger! Simply link your rewards card to the school account number WJ444, and the school will receive a payment for points earned on your rewards card. Please note this is a new number and different from last year. Please visit the website http://www.kroger.com to sign up.
We are in the process of coordinating with Publix as well. Stay tuned!
Diocese of Southern Virginia on Instagram: The Diocese of Southern Virginia is now on Instagram! Follow us @Diosova.