• Ways & Means Events
  • Rainbows - Senior Group Craft Sale
  • Church of the Ascension
  • Eucharistic Adoration every First Friday after 9:15am Mass. Benediction at 6:00pm.
  • Pentecost Sunday in Sanctuary
  • Ministry Sign up Weekend. Come and serve our Lord!
  • Ascension's Summer Garden Ministry
  • Summer garden harvest for Food Pantry; St. Andrew's Methodist & Ascension.
  • The Commons Area
  • Parish Office, Social Ministry Offices & Food Pantry
  • Picnic Pavilion
  • Feast of the Ascension Festivities
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road
  • The Chapel
  • Columbarium
  • Pastoral Council
  • Nursery
  • Young Adult Fellowship
  • Food Pantry
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • Deacon Tom McFeely
  • West view of church
  • Painting in the Chapel


 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

September's Spiritual Work of Mercy: Share Knowledge with Others

Upcoming Events


  • September 29 - New sessions begin for Landings, see Returning Catholics menu tab.
  • World Food Day - Bag distribution October 1/2 weekend, Collection October 8/9th weekend.
  • Respect Life Weekend - October 8/9th weekend. 
  • Young Adult Bible Study - Wednesdays evenings at 7:30pm in Youth Room.
  • Year of Mercy - See menu tab for all the information on how our Parish is celebrating.
  • Christmas Bazaar Craft Show - November 5 and 6 -- crafter Application click here
  • Jingle Bell Bazaar - December 3 -- crafter application click here

Ministry News

Ministry leaders were given names of volunteers, if you have not received a letter, email or phone call please contact the Parish Office so we can make sure the ministry leader has your information.  We have a new data base system and are still learning to use it.  

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:
Mon. through Thur: 10:00am-12:00pm
Fri: closed

Social Ministry Office
Mon-Thurs 10am-2pm, Fri: closed

Parish Funerals

none at this time.


  • Sun, Sep 25th

  • Sun, Sep 18th
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Weekly Bulletin Flyers & Monthly Bulletin Inserts

Deadline for submissions to be considered for the Monthly Insert are due one week prior to the first Saturday of each month.  Submissions should be sent to Joanne at secretary@ascensionvb.org.