St. Augustine Catholic Church - Richmond, VA

4400 Beulah Road, N. Chesterfield, VA 23237
Phone (804) 275-7962 / Fax (804) 271-4604

"The Mission of St. Augustine Catholic Church is to be a Parish Family Inspired By The Love of Jesus Christ, Celebrating the Goodness of Life, Bringing the Good News, and Ministering to the Needs of All."

About Us
Building Campaign
Parish Staff
Pastoral Council
Christian Formation
Youth Activities
Liturgical Ministry
Parish News
St. Augustine Choir
Finance Council
Photo Gallery
Knights of Columbus
Gift Shop
Great Festival
In the Neighborhood
Prayer & Reflection

Women's Guild           


Weekday Liturgies 
Wed. & Thurs. 12:15pm  
Tues.  9:00am
No Mass on Monday or Friday

Weekend Liturgies
Sat. Vigil 5:30pm
Sun. 8:30am & 11:15am,        
1:15pm & 6:00pm (En Español)

Office Hours    
9:00am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday  
(Lunes a Viernes)

Directions To Our Church



St Augustine Rules ~~ 
"God prefers humility in things that are done badly, rather than pride in those which are done well." Augustine"

   ~~ from the writings of St. Augustine






























Christian Formation

Information from LIFE has been posted on the
 Christian Formation Page

Adult and Not Confirmed? 
Adults seeking the sacrament of Confirmation, 
please call Eileen at 275-7962, Ext. 1113 or

Parish Life   

Children & Youth of the Parish
join the St. Augustine STAR CHOIR
(Singing Together and Rejoicing)

Practice is each Wednesday from 6-7pm Contact Melinda Aileo at or
Angy Acosta Corrigan in the parish office for further information


2014 Annual Diocesan Appeal:

Our Faith Alive in Love


 We hope you will give prayerful consideration to this request.

The Appeal not only provides an opportunity for you to support important ministries that impact many programs outside of our parish boundaries, it also supports the services the Diocese provides directly to our parish. This year, the funds returned to our parish will be used to  support the presence of our 2nd full time priest, Fr. Denis Jacinto Masin, and his invaluable work with our Hispanic parishioners.

All pledges can be paid in ten monthly installments which makes it easy to support the important ministries of our Diocesan Church while also supporting our parish needs.  Thank you in advance for your partnership in the 2014 Appeal. 


Check out the "In the Neighborhood" page for events happening in our neighborhood.

Check out the photos in the PhotoGallery


 The Diocesan Child Protective Services for Safe Environment:  Click on the Link  Child Protection/Safe Environment




Stewardship: Your assistance is needed in a variety of ways - Children's Liturgy, Catechists for L.I.F.E., items for an expectant mother, Food Pantry and the Outreach Center. 

Stewardship Catalog - For Who is Greater?  Luke 22:24-27

Paper bags are needed in the outreach center.

Would you like to participate: 

  • as a Liturgical minister and assist with our weekly liturgy? 
  • as an Altar server? 
  • in the Ministry for the homebound? 

For more information about training contact Deacon Al Hallatt.

Altar Servers of all ages:  Parent and children altar serving is a wonderful way to celebrate the liturgy. Youth must have received their First Communion. Please consider this ministry as a family. Training will be announced to accommodate the family.  

Can you help in the Nursery? 
Call e church office.


2014 Parish Annual Report
The parish's annual report for 2014, covering the fiscal year from 
July 1, 2013, through June 30, 2014, is now available.

Budget Information

Fourth Quarter 2013-14 Report

Letter from Fr. Mike
Budget for 2013-14

Please use the pastoral/prayer cards to communicate to staff requests for prayer lists and other details for pastoral care. The cards may be obtained in the Parish Information Center and in the Hospitality/Ushers' Room. 

Remember the members of our parish who are not well - Send a card to someone you know and perhaps to someone you don't know. 

Be a Good Neighbor: 

Please do not park your "FOR SALE" vehicles in the church lot. 

Parking for Mass and Parish Events
Please do not park in the Beulah Methodist parking lot as a courtesy to our Emergency Shelter  neighboring church. Also the area next to the Newspaper Collection Bin does not have parking spaces. Please do not park along that side as it is too close to the legitimate parked vehicles for anyone to drive through that lane. Thank you very much for complying with this request.
Vocation videos of our own priests, including Fr. Mike, can be found at & The Vocations site is  A Spanish language site will be available this fall at  Site elements include discernment resources for men and women, respectively, aids for promoting a vocation culture within the home, and a range of tools for educators, youth leaders and vocation directors including prayers, videos, best practices, lesson plans and vocation awareness programs.


Pray for the recently departed 


  Events & Announcements           

Voter Registration Reminder - Election Day is November 4.  Your vote is important.  Make sure you have registered to vote.  The dealine to register and update your voter registration is October 14.  Information can be found here.


The Women's Guild Bazaar is Nov. 1 and 2.


Catholic Women's Conference: "Women on the Way"  on Nov. 8


Calendar At A Glance
Please check the bulletin for locations of the meetings.
The  bulletin is posted below. 


Bulletin 10/19/14

Bulletin 10/12/14

Bulletin 10/5/14


Don't forget the Food Pantry!


Oct 19 Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time
2014 Annual Diocesan In-0Pew Appeal-Follow-up
  8:00am Programa de Alfabetización
  8:30am Mass (Children's Liturgy)
  9:30am Poor Box Breakfast
  9:45am Children's Liturgy Meeting
  10:00am New Member Welcome & Registration
  10:30am Rosary
  11:15am (Liturgia de Niños)
  3:00pm Confirmación de Adultos
  4:00pm Youth Confirmation
  6:00pm Misa (Liturgia de Niños
Oct 20 10:00am Individual & Family Counseling (CCC)
  7:00pm Reunión de Directiva - JPC
  7:00pm Renovación Carismática
Oct 21 8:00am CARE-A-VAN
  9:00am Women's Guild
  9:30am Bible Study Group
  9:45am James House
  3:00-7pm Inscripciones de Bautismo
  6:00pm St. "A" NET Meeting
  6:30pm Girl Scouts
  7:00pm Holy Hour w/ Benediction
  7:00pm JPC
  7:00pm Comité
Oct 22 10:00am WINGS
  10:00am Staff Meeting
6:00pm STAR Choir
  6:00pm Girl Scouts
  6:30pm Women's Guild
  6:30pm Y.E.S.
  7:00pm Emaús
  7:00pm Choir
  7:00pm Jóvenes Para Christo
Oct 23 2-4pm Inscripciones de Bautismo
  6:45pm RCIA
  7:00pm Formación en la Fé
  7:00pm Escuela San Andrés Meeting
  7:00pm Coro Latino
Oct 24 6:30pm First Eucharist - Adult Reconciliation Session
7:00pm Coro Carismático
  7:00pm Renovación Carismática
Oct 25 4:00pm Prep Matrimonial
  4:15pm Reconciliation *
  5:30pm Mass
  700pm Renovación Carismática
Oct 26 Sunday
  8:00am Programa de Alfabetización
  8:30am Mass (Children's Liturgy)
  9:45am LIFE (Session A)
  10:30am Rosary
  11:15am Mass (Children's Liturgy)
  1:15pm Misa (Liturgia de niños)
  2:45pm LIFE (Session B)
  4:30pm LIFE (Session C)
  6:00pm Misa (Liturgia de Niños
Oct 26 The STAR Choir will begin leading the hymns & psalms for the 11:15 Mass
Nov 8 Catholic Women's Conference: "Women on the Way"



Confessions in English will take place in the Usher's Room.
Confessions in Spanish will remain in the Chapel. 





Other Ongoing Events: 


The Father Ricardo Seidel Book Store will be open after 
 the 1:15pm & 6pm Masses every Sunday. 


  MENS'S PRAYER GROUP - for more information email or

by calling Mario 804-34-1681


ROSARY is said at St. Francis Medical Center Chapel - for more information contact Dick O'Hallaron at  or Carol Kosco at


Hospitality Sundays are the first Sunday of each month (except summer) - drop by for coffee and a pastry.
(Small donation appreciated) 

 Poor Box Breakfast will be the third Sunday in the month September thru May.  
Help in the kitchen is needed.
Call Kathy Jones at  804-986-9627

Y.E.S. - Youth Exploring Scripture  
More Info on the Youth Page



Inform -
    Inspire -


Preparing for Sunday


Readings here 

Gospel for Today

Fr. Wayne's Blog

 Year of Faith
(Bible Challenge)

The Center for Liturgy Sunday Web Site  

Saint of the Day

Catechism of the Catholic Church

The Holy See

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)

Richmond Diocese

The Catholic Virginian

Catholics Come Home

Vocations Website English
Por Tu Vocacion español (más tarde este año)

American Catholic

The Catholic Encyclopedia

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Grace Before Meals

Savoring Our Faith

Crossing the Goal 

Pax Christi USA




St. Augustine's Prayer
God of our life, there are days when the burdens we carry chafe our shoulders and weigh us down; when the road seems dreary and endless, the skies gray and threatening; when our lives have no music in them, and our hearts are lonely, and our souls have lost their courage.  Flood the path with light, turn our eyes to where the skies are full of promise; turn our hearts to brave music; give us the sense of comradeship with heroes and saints of every age; and so quicken our spirits that we may be able to encourage the souls of all who journey with us on the road of life to your honor and glory.


Updated: 10/21/2014   
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