• Church of the Ascension
  • Laetare Sunday, New vestments & banners made by parishioners to match ...
  • Springtime at Ascension
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road
  • RCIA Rite of Election with Bishop Knestout
  • Lent 2018, Encounter God's Presence
  • Fridays at 6:30pm Stations of the Cross in Sanctuary
  • Our new Stations of the Cross, crafted by parishioners
  • Our Pastor, Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • 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.
  • New Food Pantry!
  • Parish Office - Administration Building
  • The Commons Area
  • Sacrament of Matrimony
  • Young Adult Fellowship
  • Altar Servers Water Baby Battle

  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 *   

Stations of the Cross this Friday at 6:30pm, (followed by Fish Fry at 7pm); Stations Good Friday at Noon

Palm Sunday Masses: Sat. 5:30pm, Sun. 8:30am, 10:30am  & 12:30pm

Triduum: Holy Thursday Mass 7:00pm, Good Friday Service 7:00pm , Easter Vigil 8:00pm

EASTER SUNDAY MASSES: 8:30am, 10:30am & 12:30pm


Mass Times

Regular Mass Schedule:
Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 8:45am and 10:30am 12:15pm
(Nursery available/Children's Liturgy @ 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

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.

Download Your Year-End Giving Statement

You can download your year end giving statement.  Click on the link below for directions:



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. 



Encountering God's Presence through FORGIVENESS

Kairos Cookies recipe

Making Disciples workshop

Financial Report 2018

Lent 2018

Stations of the Cross and Lenten Fish Fries 

Finnegan's Wake



Up Coming Events

  • Stations of the Cross  this Friday at 6:30pm, Noon on Good Friday
  • March 23, Friday Fish Fry at 7:00 pm (after Stations)
  • Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Sunday 11:30am  (following the10:30am Masses) at the Picnic Pavilion. Kids, bring your baskets!
  • April 21 -22, 2018 - Craft Show click here for crafter application


  • Sun, Mar 18th

  • Sun, Mar 11th
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