The following events will commemorate the bicentennial of the founding of the Diocese of Richmond in 2020.


Bicentennial Calendar of Events – Spanish

Oct
12
Sat
Diocesan Pilgrimage led by Bishop Knestout @ Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC
Oct 12 @ 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington, DC

Jan
18
Sat
Diocesan-wide Masses to commemorate Bishop Patrick Kelly’s arrival in Virginia and the Opening of the Bicentennial Year @ All Parishes
Jan 18 @ 7:00 AM – Jan 19 @ 10:00 PM

Diocesan-wide Masses to commemorate Bishop Patrick Kelly’s arrival in Virginia and the Opening of the Bicentennial Year

Jan
19
Sun
Mass celebrated by Bishop Knestout in recognition of the Catholic presence in the Eastern Vicariate @ Sacred Heart, Norfolk
Jan 19 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
May
16
Sat
Diocesan Pilgrimage led by Bishop Knestout @ Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Baltimore
May 16 @ 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Jul
11
Sat
Diocesan-wide Masses to commemorate the founding of the Diocese of Richmond @ All Parishes
Jul 11 @ 7:00 AM – Jul 12 @ 10:00 PM
Vigil Mass celebrated by Bishop Knestout to commemorate the founding of the diocese (July 11, 1820), and in recognition of the Catholic presence in the Central Vicariate @ Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Richmond
Jul 11 @ 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM

Vigil Mass celebrated by Bishop Knestout to commemorate the founding of the diocese (July 11, 1820), and in recognition of the Catholic presence in the Central Vicariate

Sep
26
Sat
Feast of Saint Vincent de Paul (diocesan patron) @ All Parishes
Sep 26 @ 7:00 AM – Sep 27 @ 10:00 PM
Sep
27
Sun
Diocesan Octave of Service @ All Parishes
Sep 27 @ 7:00 AM – Oct 4 @ 10:00 PM
Feast of Saint Vincent de Paul (diocesan patron) celebrated by Bishop Knestout in recognition of the Catholic presence in the Western Vicariate @ Saint Andrew, Roanoke
Sep 27 @ 7:00 AM – 7:15 AM

Feast of Saint Vincent de Paul (diocesan patron) celebrated by Bishop Knestout in recognition of the Catholic presence in the Western Vicariate

Nov
6
Fri
Eucharistic Congress @ Greater Richmond Convention Center
Nov 6 @ 7:00 AM – Nov 7 @ 10:00 PM
Nov
7
Sat
Diocesan-wide Masses to commemorate the conclusion of the Eucharistic Congress @ All Parishes
Nov 7 @ 7:00 AM – Nov 8 @ 10:00 PM
Jan
16
Sat
Closing of the Bicentennial Year @ All Parishes
Jan 16 @ 7:00 AM – Jan 17 @ 10:00 PM