Archbishop Wuerl Celebrates Mass at Our Lady Queen of the Americas

July 14, 2006

Archbishop Donald W. Wuerl, the new Catholic Archbishop of Washington, will celebrate Mass at Our Lady Queen of the Americas, a Spanish-language parish:

Sunday, July 16, 2006
11:00 a.m.
Our Lady Queen of the Americas
2200 California Street NW
Washington, DC 20008

Bishop Francisco Gonzalez, S.F. will be the homilist.

The Archdiocese of Washington is home to over 560,000 Catholics, 140 parishes and 112 schools located in Washington, DC and five Maryland counties: Calvert, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George’s and St. Mary’s. Nearly one-third of Catholics in the Archdiocese are of Hispanic descent. Mass is celebrated in Spanish each week at 34 churches or missions.

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Susan Gibbs
Director of Communications
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