17230 Tom Fox Avenue Poolesville, MD 20837

Mass, Adoration & Confession

 
Mass Times
  • Sunday
    8:00am - OLP Church  10:45am - OLP Church  12:30pm - Communion Service ONLY - Gathering Space of  OLP Church

  • Daily Mass - OLP Church
    8:30am - All days except Wednesday and Sunday
    7:30pm - Wednesdays 

Confession Times
  • Saturday
    4:00pm-5:00pm
    - OLP Church 

  • After Masses - Upon Request

Adoration Times
  • Wednesday evenings - OLP Church - Immediately following Mass for one hour

  • Any time of day - a tabernacle is visible from the window of the Chapel next to the rectory. Please feel free to park and pray.

The Church and Chapel are otherwise closed.  

Spiritual Resources

Parish Information

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, Rev. Justin Huber.  We hope to see you soon.

 

🎄Christmas Festival🎄

Mark your calendar for December 5th, 2020!. It is time to celebrate the season of Advent, and what better way than to spend time preparing for Christmas?  You won’t want to miss this wonderfully joyous event for children of all ages (0-99).  Search for  treasures, looking for inexpensive special gifts for family members and friends in our St. Nick Shop.  Purchase Christmas trees, roping, and wreaths right at your church.  In Mary’s Footsteps will also have fun and  crafty wreath decorations and the opportunity to make a birdfeeder for our winter feathered friends, or simply enjoy some refreshments or s’mores by the fire with your neighbors. There will also be another surprise or two!  This is an outdoor event and COVID-19 protocols will be observed. PLEASE JOIN US!

DONATIONS NEEDED:  For the St. Nick Shop: new or very gently used Puzzles, Crafts, Toys, Games, Christmas-themed, Household or Religious items (small please!), fun socks, fun foods, candles, beanie babies, stocking stuffers (all smaller than a small lamp please!)  will be accepted in the Gathering Space.  For the other activities:  pinecones, Christmas ribbon, dry cleaner hangers, candy canes, outdoor décor etc.  Thank you for in advance for helping to make this event a memorable experience for all!!  Contact Maria Villarrubia w/ any questions or to help the day of: dsor@ol-presentation-md.org.

COVID-19 Updates

PLEASE JOIN US - ALL MASSES can now be attended in-person in the Church at the regular Mass times indicated in the left-hand column on this page.  COVID-19 precautions are being taken to ensure the health and safety of our community.  While capacity limitations are in place, we have enough space in our church to accommodate as many parishioners as needed, while meeting COVID-19 requirements.  Please wear a face mask and follow the guidelines below at all times while in the church.  Please note: Archbishop Gregory has issued a dispensation from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass due to the Covid-19 breakout.  

Online Masses

If you are uncomfortable attending Sunday Mass in person, head to our Facebook page for recorded masses or the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Sundays at 12pm for a live-streamed mass. 

 

Communion Services

A short Communion Service is offered in the Gathering Space of the main church at 12:30pm immediately following the 10:45am in-person Mass if you prefer to enter the church for a shorter period of time.  

Guidelines for Attending In-Person Masses
  • Parishioners who are older or who are at risk are asked to refrain from attending public Masses at this time.

  • Masks are required at all times within the Church. Please bring your own mask.

  • Social Distancing of at least 6 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. 

Staying Connected

Advent Giving Tree - 2020

IMPORTANT DEADLINE:  December 6th, 2020

Please help us share God's Love this Christmas Season.

In Mary's Footsteps is excited to once again provide the opportunity to give to families in need through our Advent Giving Tree. At this time there are many families in our community that need assistance. In order to prevent the transmission of COVID-19 we are asking parishioners to donate gift cards instead of gifts this year.  Please consider participating in this charitable giving and bring some Christmas cheer during a very difficult time. Sign up here to help local families!

Online Giving
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.

OLP Facebook 

News, Photos, and Livestreams are all found on our Facebook page.

Catechist Volunteers

Submit your information to be contacted!

Evening Reflections

In recent months we have hosted several evening reflections on Resiliency, Growing in Holiness through Trial, and Learning to Choose what we haven't necessary chosen.  They can all be found on our Facebook Page.  

During the discussions, I've mentioned several wonderful books. Hear are some of them:

Jacques Philippe - Searching for and Maintaining Peace

Jacques Philippe - Interior Freedom

Jutta Burggraf - Made for Freedom

Kevin Vost - The Catholic Guide to Loneliness

Ralph Martin - The Fulfillment of All Desire

Mailing address
P.O. Box 428
Poolesville, MD 20837

Church:

17230 Tom Fox Avenue
Poolesville, MD 20837

Rectory, Office and Chapel:
17220 Tom Fox Avenue
Poolesville, MD 20837

Office Hours: M-Th 9am-1pm

Phone:  301-349-2045