Simbang Gabi: A Filipino Novena in Preparation for Christmas – December 15-23

Event Details

Date & Time

2023-12-23

Organizer

Simbang Gabi

Simbang Gabi is a Filipino Christmas tradition, a spiritual and devotional nine-day series of Masses that prepares us for the Birth of Christ and honors our Blessed Mother. Let us celebrate this special season with our Archdiocesan Filipino family!


Discover Simbang Gabi

The Filipino ministry at St. Columba in Oxon Hill, MD describes their joyful community celebration of Simbang Gabi, a nine day novena of Masses. Catholic churches are decorated over the course of the nine days and traditional Filipino foods are shared.

Masses will be celebrated December 15-23 at the following locations:

Holy Family Catholic Church – Mitchellville, MD

December 19-23, 2023
Rosary 7:00 p.m. ET & Mass 7:30 p.m. ET
12010 Woodmore Road, Mitchellville, MD 20721
301-906-0334
[email protected]

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church – Lexington Park, MD

December 16, 2023
Mass 6:00 a.m. ET at the Main Church
22375 Three Notch Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653
301-863-8144

Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church – Washington, DC

December 15-23, 2023
Mass 8:00 p.m. ET
4835 MacArthur Blvd NW, Washington, DC 20007
[email protected]

Sacred Heart Catholic Church – Bowie, MD

December 18, 2023
Rosary 7:00 p.m. ET & Mass 7:30 p.m. ET
16501 Annapolis Road, Bowie, MD 20715
301-262-0704
[email protected]

Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church – Washington, DC

December 15-23, 2023
Rosary 7:00 pm ET & Mass 7:30 pm ET
3630 Quesada Street NW, Washington, DC 20015
202-966-6575

St. Columba Catholic Church – Oxon Hill, MD

December 15-23, 2023
Mass at 7:00 p.m. ET
7800 Livingston Road, Oxon Hill, MD 20745
301-567-5506
[email protected]

St. Edward The Confessor Parish – Bowie, MD

December 15-17, 2023
Rosary 7:00 p.m. ET & Mass 7:30 p.m. ET
1940 Mitchellville Road, Bowie, MD 20716
301- 249-9199

St. Mary Catholic Church – Rockville, MD

December 15-23, 2023
Mass at 7:00 p.m. ET
520 Veirs Mill Road, Rockville, MD 20852
240-893-6866
[email protected]

St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church – Camp Springs, MD

December 17, 2023
Mass 5:30 a.m. ET
5416 Henderson Way, Camp Springs, MD 20746
301-423-4244

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*For information on live-streamed Masses for the sick and homebound, please contact the parishes.

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