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Services Schedule: Sunday Mass, St. Elizabeth Parish, 8:30 am Sunday Mass, Zoom, 10:00 am on Sundays Wednesday Mass, Zoom, 6:00 pm followed by the Rosary Friday Mass, Zoom, Noon followed by the Rosary Effective May 31st 2020 until further notice, St. Elizabeth will have one “in person” Mass at 8:30 AM on Sunday. We

By |2020-06-07T01:20:26-04:00June 7th, 2020|Coronavirus Updates, Parish News|3 Comments

Virtual Prayer Service to honor Earth Day

Earth Day Prayer Service, Thursday April 23, 7 pm on ZoomWhile you're at home, zoom in for a virtual gathering as St. Elizabeth recognizes Earth Day's 50th anniversary and commemorates the fifth anniversary of the Pope’s encyclical letter, Laudato Si’. From the pews to polling stations, we as a faith community can step up and

By |2020-04-22T02:48:15-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Human Concerns, Parish News, Videos|Comments Off on Virtual Prayer Service to honor Earth Day

RISC Call-to-Action in April

In summary, on April 27, Richmond City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the Budget on April 27. RISC is insisting the budget include money for the Affordable Housing Trust Fund. RISC is calling on it's church members (of which SECC is one) to email or call the mayor and city council members before

By |2020-04-22T19:22:47-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Human Concerns, Parish News|Comments Off on RISC Call-to-Action in April

We Need Your Help

St. Elizabeth parish is working to assist our Parishioners while the Coronavirus precautions are in effect: We are looking for parishioners willing to bring food to families in need and to do grocery shopping for those who are at risk and are unable to leave their house. We are also looking for families who

By |2020-04-02T19:55:01-04:00March 14th, 2020|Coronavirus Updates, Parish News|Comments Off on We Need Your Help


*Update On Original Post* RISC canceled the Rally and Nehemiah Action happening later this spring. RISC Lead Organizer Emily Small wrote in an email to team leaders: "While it is incredibly important for the safety and well-being of all that we no longer gather in groups for a period of time, we must reflect on

By |2020-03-18T01:01:43-04:00March 1st, 2020|Human Concerns, Parish News|Comments Off on RISC Meeting #2 – CANCELLED

Lenten Regulations

Lenten Regulations Fasting is to be observed by all 18 years of age and older, who have not yet celebrated their 59th birthday.  On a fast day, one full meal is allowed. Two other meals, sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to each one's needs, but together they should not equal another full meal. Eating

By |2020-02-27T02:54:12-05:00February 27th, 2020|Parish News|Comments Off on Lenten Regulations

RISC Meeting #1

Take a RISC to stop gun violence In our city, on average, one of our fellow citizens dies by firearms each week. SECC is working with the RISC congregations to reduce gun violence in Richmond. We start with the first of several meetings to research gun violence. Join us on Thursday, Jan. 30, 6:30 p.m.,

By |2020-01-15T00:04:42-05:00January 14th, 2020|Human Concerns, Parish News|Comments Off on RISC Meeting #1

Be the Change! Join the Social Justice Committee

Are you feeling called to help others in your community and don't know where to start? Start with your friends at St. Elizabeth. The Social Justice Committee meets on 11/13, 6:30 pm at the social hall.

By |2019-11-08T19:13:26-05:00November 8th, 2019|Parish News|Comments Off on Be the Change! Join the Social Justice Committee

RISC Community Problems Assembly

St. Elizabeth was 38 people strong at the RISC Community Problems Assembly. The congregations voted to focus on gun violence in the city. The next step is diving into researching this complex issue. Learn how you can help. Attend the kick-off meeting on 11/19, 6:30 p.m., at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 216 W. Leigh St.

By |2019-11-08T19:19:24-05:00November 8th, 2019|Parish News|Comments Off on RISC Community Problems Assembly