• Church of the Ascension
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach
  • Newly Ordained Deacon Jim Ahearn with altar servers.
  • Banner in Commons handmade by parishioner with Fr. Daniel’s moto.
  • Vacation Bible School 2018
  • YOA-Steubenville Atlanta 2018
  • First Communion 2018. Welcome to the Lord's Table!
  • Confirmation April 27, 2018
  • Our new Bishop, Most Rev. Barry Knestout. www.richmonddiocese.org
  • Our Pastor, Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • Fr. John Baab, Parochial Vicar
  • Deacon Tom McFeely
  • Former Pastor, Fr. Charles Breindel celebrates Mass Wednesdays at 9:15am
  • Business Office: Vicky Huber and Lisa Liedl
  • Music Minster, Diane Nestor
  • Religious Formation Team: Mary Bergen-Bish, Janet Jones and Kathy Ahearn
  • Youth Coordinator, Travis Hayes and assistant Cindy Laufer
  • 2017-2018 Parish Council at Retreat
  • 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
  • The Chapel
  • Columbarium
  • Bulletin Stuffer Volunteers
  • The New Social Ministry Offices and Food Pantry
  • Blessing of New Social Ministry Offices, a Living Our Mission project.
  • Parish Office - Administration Building
  • The Commons Area
  • Sacrament of Matrimony
  • Young Adult Fellowship

  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 *  


 Click here to view the September 14, 2018 Pastoral Letter from Bishop Barry.

Mass Times

Regular Weekend Mass Schedule:
Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 8:45am, 10:30am & 12:15pm
Children's Liturgy Sept.-May @ 8:45am & 10:30am

Weekday Mass Schedule:
Monday, Wednesday-Friday 9:15am
*** Tuesday 7:00pm - This Tuesday 10/16 Mass is at 9:15am, at 7:00pm is our Parish Mission

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

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

Food Pantry:
Mon. through Fri: 10:00am-12:00pm

Social Ministry Office and Food Pantry is located in the back of church, building with blue awning. Financial Assistance by appointment only. Call: 495-1886, 414.


Up Coming Events

  • October 28 Trunk or Treat at 1:15pm at the Pavilion for all the children of the parish!
  • Throughout the month of October 1-31  Toys & Treasures Sale donations of household items collection under the stairs in the Commons. Please, no electronics, no clothing.  
  • Three week journey of Mission/Discernment/Response
    • Week 1: Parish Mission at 7pm with Tracy Welliver
      • Day 1: Sunday, Oct. 14 from 7pm-8:30 pm
      • Day 2: Monday, Oct. 15 at 10am or 7pm
      • Day 3: Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 10am or 7pm
        • (Tuesday daily mass at 9:15am– NO Mass at 7pm)
  • October 26 Parish Mass of Atonement at 7:00pm starting with Adoration at 6:00pm
  • November 3 and 4 - Christmas Bazaar (Craft Show)
  • November 10: Women's Potluck Gratitude Breakfast    (Click here to register)
  • December 1 - Jingle Bell Bazaar (Click here for crafter application)


  • Sun, Oct 21st

  • Sun, Oct 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. 



Toys and Treasures

Christmas Craft Show

Trunk or Treat 

Fair Trade Month

Walking Together