17230 Tom Fox Avenue Poolesville, MD 20837
Mass, Adoration & Confession
Daily Mass - OLP Church
8:30am - All days except Wednesday and Sunday
7:30pm - Wednesdays
Saturday (Sunday Vigil
5:30pm - OLP Church
8:00am - OLP Church 10:45am - OLP Church
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4:00pm-4:45pm - Church
8:00pm-9:00pm - Church
After Masses - By Request
Wednesday evenings - OLP Church - Immediately following Mass for one hour
The Church and Chapel are otherwise closed. For chapel access, contact the parish office.
*Snow Cancellation Policy
Generally we try not to cancel Mass unless the weather poses a potential danger. If Mass or another event is cancelled, the cancellation will be posted here on the parish website at least 45 minutes before the scheduled event. If there is no cancellation notice, it is safe to assume that the event is not cancelled.
Welcome to Our Lady of the Presentation Catholic Church. We are so happy you have found us! Our church is located at 17230 Tom Fox Avenue in Poolesville, Maryland. We are a small and tight-knit community approximately 45 minutes outside Washington, D.C. Please feel free to contact our parish office for information or to speak to our parish priest, Fr. Justin Huber. We hope to see you soon.
The parish office will be closed from December 2nd through December 10th.
CHRISTMAS TREES ARE COMING! For one weekend only, December 3rd-5th, we will hold our annual Christmas Tree Sale. In addition to trees, wreaths and roping will be available for purchase. Tell all your neighbors! In addition, on Saturday , morning we will also have our Christmas Festival.
GIVING TREE 2021--Please help local families provide Christmas gifts for their children. Your gift card will often purchase much needed gifts such as clothing and shoes, and all of your donation will help local families in and around our community. To donate: please click on this link: DONATE NOW,
or text a dollar amount to (301) 900-3176. You will be asked to complete a one-time registration page with your billing and contact information. You can also look for the Giving Tree in the Gathering Space outside of mass.
KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS POSTER CONTEST: Our Lady of Fatima Council (#6901) of the Knights of Columbus is once again sponsoring its "Keep Christ in Christmas" poster contest for kindergarten through eighth-grade children to help all involved understand and recall the true, spiritual meaning of Christmas. The judging and prize categories will be: K-2nd grades; 3-5th grades; and, 6th-8th grades. Also attached are the contest rules with a label for completing and attaching to the back of each work of art.
Entries can be dropped off at the parish office, or dropped off at: 9 Turkey Foot Court, Darnestown, MD 20878. Entries must be received by December 17, 2021.
LOOKING FOR SOME GOOD PEOPLE who are interested in sharing their time during the weekend masses. As we welcome people back from what has been a much longer break than we ever anticipated, we are looking for people to serve as Eucharistic Ministers, Ushers, Lectors, and Altar Servers. We ARE VERY ACCOMMODATING WITH YOUR SCHEDULE! Online enrollment is available. Click on this Volunteer Enrollment site or contact the parish office at 301-349-2045 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
OLP ANNUAL CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL and ST. NICK SHOP! Save the Date! Saturday December 4th from 11am-3pm, we will host a Christmas festival fit for the entire family! Activities, food, opportunities for shopping for the little ones, and the opportunity to pick up your Christmas Tree for the season! And, SANTA will be visiting us from 12pm - 2pm for those who may want to visit with him. Please plan to come. More info to follow as we approach the holy season of Advent. Events will be outdoors with the exception of the St. Nick shop, which will be held in the Gathering Space of the church. To donate to the St. Nick shop, contact Maria at email@example.com.
CONTACT INFO CHANGED: To contact the parish office via email, please use the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, the new mailing address is: OLP, P.O. Box 1, Poolesville, MD 20837.
PLEASE JOIN US - The Archdiocese of Washington has restored churches to FULL 100% capacity and regular Mass times with the following guidelines: All persons, regardless of vaccination status should wear a face mask for communion and follow the guidelines below at all times while in the church. Beginning Saturday, June 26, 2021 and Sunday, June 27, 2021, Cardinal Gregory of the Archdiocese of Washington has announced that the dispensation of the Sunday and Holy Day Mass obligation will be lifted. Go to: adw.org/coronavirus for more information.
Guidelines for Attending In-Person Masses
Masks are recommended for all individuals at all times within the Church. Please bring your own mask.
Social Distancing of at least 3 feet should be practiced at all times while in the Church
Everyone is asked to bring their own hand sanitizer and disinfecting wipes and to wipe down their pews before and after Mass.
Please exit the building immediately after Mass.
If you are uncomfortable attending Sunday Mass in person, head to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Sundays at 12pm for a live-streamed mass.
Donations via Check
Donations by check or cash may be made at at the offertory during weekend masses or by sending your donation to the address below.