Welcome! Church of Ascension's Religious Formation Ministry serves our community with educational as well as formative opportunities to assist all parishioners on their journey of faith.
Religious Formation Class Cancelation Policy: In the event of inclement weather, we follow the Virginia Beach Public School systems cancelation policy. If schools are closed for the day or evening activities canceled due to hazardous conditions, then we will also cancel our classes.
Parents of school age children: If you are new to our parish or to our Religious Formation programs and are interested in enrolling you child in our K-12 grade programs, please contact us. Mary Bergen-Bish 757-495-1886 x426 or Janet Jones 757-495-1886 x423.
Adults looking to join our Church:
- Are you a Catholic who has been estranged from the church and is thinking of returning but have unanswered issues?
- Are you a Catholic who has not received Eucharist and/or celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation?
- Are you a non-Catholic wishing to know about the Catholic faith?
- Do you know anyone who fits these descriptions?
If you answered yes to any of these questions then click here!
Discovering Christ is an opportunity to personally encounter Jesus through a shared meal, teaching, small group discussion and a powerful retreat.. Offered twice during the year. Click here for more info regarding the program.
Discovering Christ: Registration is now open for our upcoming session beginning Sept. 16 at 5pm. the life transforming retreat is Saturday, October 20. Please come experience God's love as given to us through His son, Jesus. Click here to register!
Class Cancelation: In the event of inclement weather, we follow the Virginia Beach Public School systems cancelation policy. If schools are closed for the day or evening activities canceled due to hazardous conditions, then we will also cancel our classes.
Religious Formation Staff:
Janet Jones - Director of Religious Education - 495-1886 ext 423 or email@example.com
Kathy Ahearn - Religious Education Assistant - 495-1886 ext 411 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Bergen-Bish- Coordinator of Religious Education (K-8)- 495-1886 x426 email@example.com
Travis Hayes- Youth and Young Adult Coordinator- 288-1819 or firstname.lastname@example.org