Our Lady of Victory Parish has been serving the Lord in the Palisades community since 1909. We welcome you to join us for worship, fellowship and religious education for all ages. Our mission is to faithfully embrace and promote the values and teachings of Christ through worship, education and service to others.

Latest News at Our Lady of Victory

OUR LADY OF VICTORY Christmas Schedule

  • CHRISTMAS EVE: 7:00am, 4:00pm Mass with Children Pageant, and 9:00pm.
  • CHRISTMAS DAY: 10:30am
  • NEW YEARS EVE: 11:30am, 5:15pm
  • NEW YEAR’S DAY: 10:30am

7:00am Daily Mass: There will be no 7:00am Mass until Thursday, January 2

Advent Night of Recollection: Advent Night of Reflection for the Men of the Parish: Join the men of OLV for our Annual Advent Night of Reflection, Tuesday Dec 17 from 6:30 to 9 in Lalor House on the campus of Georgetown Visitation. Fr. Ted will celebrate Mass which will be followed by fellowship and a potluck dinner. Please RSVP to Dan Kerns at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and indicate what you will be bringing. We are also asking for a donation of hats, gloves or warm socks that can be given to the men at Gonzaga's McKenna Center. This is a great way to celebrate the true spirit of the season and prepare for Christmas. Hope to see you there.

Are you interested in Becoming a Lector? There will be a meeting with Fr. Ted on December 15th at 9:30am in the church meeting room. Be sure to attend! If you have any questions, please contact Fran Byer at 202‐966‐2276 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Parking Lot Reminders: Please remember that Gym classes are held on the parking lot beginning at 8:25am daily. In addition, recess occurs on the parking lot from 10:00am to 10:30am and 12:15pm to 1:15pm, and aftercare uses the parking lot from 3:30pm to 6:00pm. If you will be here during these time periods, please park your vehicle in the spaces available around the edge of the lot rather than in the middle. If no spaces are available around the perimeter of the lot, please park on the street. Please also keep in mind that the parking lot gates will remain closed during recess hours.

Thank you to all who came out to package meals for Helping Hands. It went very well and we packed lots of food! It was a very nice community event for the Church and School.

RCIA: RCIA began in September and is ongoing. If you are an adult interested in becoming Catholic or need your sacraments, please contact the parish office. 202-337-4835 ext. 100 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Poor Box Donations for the month of November are for St. Vincent DePaul Society. Please be generous. Donations go to those in need here in our community.

Read the bulletin for December 8, 2019




Helpful Resources

Parish Calendar

Parish Registration Form

FaithDirect Online Giving

Archdiocese of Washington

Vatican News