• Church of the Ascension
  • 4853 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach
  • Come. Lord Jesus
  • Christmas Eve Masses: 5pm, 7pm & 9pm, Christmas Day 10am
  • Banner in Commons handmade by parishioner with Fr. Daniel’s moto.
  • Food Donations for Holiday Baskets in the Commons.
  • Giving Tree Christmas donations.
  • Most Rev. Bishop Barry Knestout, www.richmonddiocese.org
  • Our Pastor, Father Daniel Malingumu
  • Fr. John Baab, Parochial Vicar
  • Newly Ordained Deacon Jim Ahearn with altar servers.
  • Deacon Gary Harmeyer
  • Deacon Tom McFeely
  • Parish Office - Administration Building
  • Business Office: Vicky Huber and Lisa Liedl
  • Music Minster, Diane Nestor
  • Parish Secretary Joanne Webb
  • Religious Formation Team: Mary Bergen-Bish, Janet Jones and Kathy Ahearn
  • Youth Coordinator, Travis Hayes and assistant Cindy Laufer
  • The New Social Ministry Offices and Food Pantry
  • Social MinistryTeam: Marie Thompson, Cindy O'Connor, Christine Chambers & Ruth Brogan
  • Maintenance: Tim Mitchell
  • Cleaning Maintenance, Kevin Webb
  • Technology Support: Mike Bromley
  • 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
  • Columbarium
  • The Commons Area
  • Sacrament of Matrimony
  • Confirmation April 27, 2018
  • 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 *  

Advent Reconciliation Service, Wednesday, December 12 at 7:00pm

Christmas Eve Masses: 5:00pm, 7:00pm & 9:00pm; Christmas Day 10:00am

Click here to view Overview of Diocese's Response to Church Crisis

 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 & Nursery at 8:45am & 10:30am

Weekday Mass Schedule:
Monday, 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.


Responding to God's Invitation

Up Coming Events

  • December 12 - Our Lady of Guadalupe Rosary at 6:00pm in the Chapel lead by KofC. 
  • December 12 - Advent Reconciliation Service at 7:00pm
  • December 16 - Christmas Concert at 3:00pm
  • Christmas Eve Masses: 5:00pm, 7:00pm and 9:00pm
  • Christmas Day Mass: 10:00am
  • Solemnity of Mary Vigil Mass, December 31 at 7:00pm; Day Mass, January 1st 10:00am


  • Sun, Dec 9th

  • Sun, Dec 2nd
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Weekly Bulletin, Fliers & 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.