• Church of the Ascension
  • Archbishop Paul's Presentation on Refugees of Tanzania.
  • Archbishop Paul Ruzoka with Deacon Tom
  • YOA welcomes Archbishop Paul (center), Fr. Daniel (left)
  • Easter Sunday
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road
  • Early Spring at Ascension's Columbarium
  • Our Pastor, Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • Deacon Tom McFeely
  • Business Office: Vicky Huber and Lisa Liedl
  • Music Minister Diane Nestor and Pastor Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Religious Formation Team: Mary Bergen-Bish, Janet Jones and Kathy Ahearn
  • Youth Coordinator, Travis Hayes and assistant Cindy Laufer
  • Social MinistryTeam: Marie Thompson, Cindy O'Connor, Christine Chambers & Ruth Brogan
  • Maintenance: Tim Mitchell
  • Cleaning Maintenance, Kevin Webb
  • Technology Support: Mike Bromley
  • Parish Secretary Joanne Webb
  • Nursery staff:Pat Roberts & Erika Figueroa for 8:45am & 10:30am Masses.
  • Eucharist Adoration every First Friday from 10am-6pm
  • Amber Candle for Memorials, Celebrations, Anniversaries
  • Music Ministry: Choir and Instrumentalists
  • Bulletin Stuffer Volunteers
  • The New Social Ministry Offices and Food Pantry
  • Blessing of New Social Ministry Offices, a Living Our Mission project.
  • Social Ministry Team with help from St. Andrew's UMC.
  • New Food Pantry!
  • Parish Office - Administration Building
  • The Commons Area
  • Sacrament of Matrimony
  • Ministry Sign up Weekend. Come and serve our Lord!
  • Young Adult Fellowship
  • The Chapel
  • Columbarium
  • Ascension's Summer Garden Ministry



  Welcome to Church of the Ascension

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Mission Statement: An open assembly of Catholic believers of the Diocese of Richmond

* Proclaiming the Word of God * Celebrating the Eucharist *

* Serving the local Community 

Mass Times

Regular Mass Schedule:
Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 8:45am and 10:30am 12:15pm
(Nursery available @ 8:45am & 10:30am)

Tuesday 7:00pm
Wednesday-Friday 9:15am

Gluten Free Host now available, see Sacristan prior to Mass.

Reconciliation: Saturday 4:30pm

First Friday Eucharistic Adoration 10:00am to 6:00pm in Chapel

Office Hours

Office Hours:

Mon, through Thur: 9:30am - 4pm
Fri: 9:30am - 1pm

Food Pantry: New Location in back of church
Mon. through Fri: 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday Evening: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Social Ministry Office New Location in back of church. Financial Assistance by appointment only. Call: 495-1886, 414.
Mon-Thurs 10am-2pm, Fri: CLOSED


Upcoming Events

  • Church of the Ascension Feast Day Celebration - May 27/28th. Join your parish family for a cookie reception after all Masses to commemorate the namesake of our church. 
  • Plant Sale - June 3 & 4. If you missed our April Plant Sale here is your chance to purchase beautiful plants. Sponsored by our Ways & Means Committee. Sat. June 3  8am-7pm; Sun. June 4  8am-2pm.
  • First Holy Communion, June 4 at the 12:15pm Mass. 


  • Sun, May 21st

  • Sun, May 14th
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Weekly Bulletin Flyers & Monthly Bulletin Inserts

Bulletin submissions should be sent to Joanne at secretary@ascensionvb.org. Deadlines for consideration for weekly bulletin information and flyer inserts are Friday 10am a week prior to the bulletin date (ie bulletin date May 13/14, submission must be received  by Friday May 5, 2017.   Deadline for submissions to be considered for the Monthly Insert are due one week prior to the first Saturday of each month.