3501 Cedar Lane
Portsmouth, VA 23703
Mass and Reconciliation Times
34 Afton Pkwy, Portsmouth, VA 23702
Sunday: 11:00 am
Sunday: 1:00 pm (en español)
Monday: 9:00 am
Thursday: 9:00 am
Holy Days: 9:00 am
Sunday 12:30 – 1:00 pm
Church of the Resurrection
3501 Cedar Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23703
Saturday: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 11:30 am
Tuesday: 11:30 am
Wednesday: 6:00 pm
Holy Days (Vigil): 7:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 – 5:15 pm
St. Mary Catholic Church
536 Homestead Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23321
Sunday: 9:00 am
Holy Days: 7:00 pm
Sunday 8:15 – 8:45 am
St. Paul Catholic Church
522 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704
Saturday: 4:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am & 9:30 am
Friday: 7:30 am
Holy Days: 12:10 pm
Saturday 3:00 – 3:45 pm
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:
First Thursdays: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Please see the announcements section, latest bulletin, or Cluster Parishes Calendar for any changes to the schedule.
Parish History Photographs Needed
The diocese has entered into the next phase of developing their comprehensive history of the parishes of the diocese for the diocesan bicentennial history book.
If you have photographs of one of our parishes throughout the years, please consider submitting them for inclusion. Photographs can either be submitted digitally or they can be scanned at the Cluster Parishes Office.
Please provide the following information (if known) for each photo:
Location: (Portsmouth or Chesapeake)
Date: (if known)
Circa Date: (approximate year, if exact date unknown)
Photo description: (i.e. Confirmation Class of 1942)
Credit: (who took the photo, if known)
Please submit inputs to Deacon Kevin by September 3. Please put “Parish History Photo for (name of parish)” in the subject line.
Memorial Day Mass
A Memorial Day Mass will be celebrated May 28 at 9:00 am at All Saints' Catholic Cemetery, 2701 Elm Avenue, Portsmouth. Please join us as we honor our deceased, especially those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. In the event of inclement weather, the Mass will be celebrated at Church of the Holy Angels, 34 Afton Parkway, Portsmouth. A notification of the location change will be made via the WeConnect Parish App.
Cluster Parishes' Offices Closed
The Cluster Parishes' offices are closed Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. Normal business hours resume Tuesday, May 29.
Changes in Masses / Liturgical Events
All Masses this weekend will follow the normal weekend schedule. Mass on Monday, May 28 will be celebrated at All Saints' Catholic Cemetery, 2701 Elm Avenue, Portsmouth.
In the event of inclement weather, the Cluster Parishes offices may be closed. If the weather or road conditions seem questionable, please call 757-484-7335 to confirm if the offices are open. Your safety is our primary concern.
Please see our calendar for our normal weekly event schedule.
Confirmation for our Cluster youth is May 31 at 7:00 pm at Church of St Therese in Chesapeake. Please keep our confirmandi in your prayers as they continue their faith journey. For more information, contact our Youth Minister, John Watchorn.
The Second Annual Cluster Parishes Spring Festival and Mass is June 24 at Church of the Resurrection. Mass begins at 11:30 am, followed by the festival. Volunteers and support staff are needed. Contact Maria Moster for more information or to volunteer.
Cluster Parishes App Available!
A smart device application for the Cluster Parishes is available for Apple and Android devices. Search for “Parish App” from WeConnect by Liturgical Publications, Inc.
Alternatively, iPhone users can text ParishApp1 to 555888 and Android users can text ParishApp2 to 555888 to download the application.
Enter “Cluster Parishes of Portsmouth and Chesapeake” to set your home parish. Be sure to enable messages in your device to receive push notifications, such as changes in Mass times, weather cancellations, or other important information.