• Church of the Ascension
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach
  • Easter Vigil 2019
  • RCIA Confirmation at Easter Vigil
  • Easter 2019 The Light of Christ
  • Columbarium new landscaping and metalwork
  • Confirmation 2019 with Bishop Knestout
  • Springtime at Ascension
  • Fr. Daniel & parishioners in the Holy Land, Israel March 19-30.
  • Banner in Commons handmade by parishioner with Fr. Daniel’s moto.
  • Most Rev. Bishop Barry Knestout, www.richmonddiocese.org
  • Our Pastor, Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Parochial Vicar, Fr. John Baab
  • Our Four Deacons: Deacons Jim, Mike,Tom & Gary
  • Newly Ordained Deacon Jim Ahearn with altar servers.
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • Deacon Tom McFeely
  • Deacon Mike Moro
  • Parish Office - Administration Building
  • Director of Administration, Lisa Liedl
  • Music Minister, Diane Nestor
  • Parish Secretary Joanne Webb
  • Religious Formation Team: Mary Bergen-Bish; Director Janet Jones & Kathy Ahearn
  • Youth Coordinator, Travis Hayes and assistant Cindy Laufer
  • The New Social Ministry Offices and Food Pantry
  • Social Minister Team: Cindy O'Connor, Director Ruth Brogan, Marie Thompson, Teresa Alfes
  • Maintenance: Tim Mitchell
  • Cleaning Maintenance, Kevin Webb
  • Nursery staff:Pat Roberts & Erika Figueroa for 8:45am & 10:30am Masses.
  • 2017-2018 Parish Council at Retreat
  • Eucharist Adoration every First Friday from 10am-6pm
  • Amber Candle for Memorials, Celebrations, Anniversaries
  • The Chapel
  • 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  *  

Mass Times

Regular Weekend Mass Schedule:
Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 8:45am, 10:30am & 12:15pm
Children's Liturgy & Nursery at 8:45am & 10:30am

Weekday Mass Schedule:
Monday, Wednesday - Friday 9:15am
Tuesday 7:00pm

Low-Gluten 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 around the back of the church under a bright blue awning. Financial Assistance by appointment only. Call: 495-1886, 414.



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Upcoming Events

Tuesday Night Bible Study with Deacon Jim Ahearn at  7:30pm (following the 7:00pm Mass) in the Library

Couples Celebration II -- June 8 from 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm. Free dinner/Free childcare. Click here for more info

Speaker Ashley Zahorian -- Thursday, June 13 at 7pm Click here for more info. 

Knights of Columbus College Student Scholarship -- Due June 15; click here for the application

Town Hall Meeting with Father Daniel -- June 23 at 2pm in the Sanctuary (review Living our Mission project progress and discuss future plans for the Parish Office building)

30th Anniversary Celebration of Father Daniel's Ordination -- June 29 at 6:30pm in the ACC (free tickets available beginning June 8 after all Masses)

Weekly Bulletin, Fliers & Monthly Bulletin Inserts

Bulletin submissions and flyer inserts should be sent to Joanne at secretary@ascensionvb.org.
Deadline for consideration for inclusion is Tuesday at noon, eleven (11) days prior to the bulletin date (i.e., for bulletin dated June 15, submissions must be received by Tuesday, June 4). All items must be sent in a format that can be edited (not PDF).

Monthly Inserts are published on the first weekend of each month. Submissions should be sent to Christine at chambersc@ascensionvb.org. Deadline for consideration is Monday at 10am, five days prior to the first Saturday of each month. All items must be sent in a format that can be edited (not PDF).

Deadlines may be impacted by holiday closures of the Parish Office and/or our publisher; contact secretary@ascensionvb.org to ensure submissions are received in time for publication.


Knights of Columbus College Scholarship Application, 2019