Category: Events

Dignity/Washington’s Annual Meeting

After Mass on Sunday, November 16, President Daniel Barutta presided at the D/W annual meeting. The largest crowd (60 plus) ever to attend an annual meeting enjoyed a lasagna dinner provided by Mark Cosenza. We heard from Jake Hudson, Treasurer

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Walk to End HIV on October 25

Join Dignity/Washington and Dignity NoVA on October 25th at the Walk to End HIV. Both chapters of Dignity are walking in memory of Jimmy DePersis. Join the Dignity team by registering on their team page using this link: Dignity Walk

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Retreat & Training Day for Acolytes, Lectors October 18

The Dignity/Washington Liturgy Committee will be hosting a Retreat/Training Day for Acolytes, Lectors, and the Curious at the Dignity Center on Saturday, October 18th, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. We request all current acolytes and lectors to register as

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Dignity/Washington Turns 42

On Saturday, September 27, Dignity/Washington celebrated its 42nd Anniversary with a potluck dinner, silent auction, and awards. Here is a list of award winners for 2014: Community Service Awards: Martin Witchger, Larry Ranly, Alexei, Stephen Phan & Chip Watts John

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Join us for the Blessing of the Animals Sunday October 5

Dignity/Washington will observe the Feast of St. Francis with the Blessing of Animals at our weekly mass on Sunday, October 5, 2014. We happily invite members to bring your pets (on leashes or in carriers) with you to mass. The

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Dignity hosts table at the 17th Street Festival on Sept. 13

A few clouds and some rainy weather did not deter Dignity/Washington members from hosting a table at the 17th Street Festival on September 13th. The festival is a free community event that celebrates the 17th Street Corridor from Riggs Place

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Reflections on Summer 2014 at Dignity/Washington

Summer of 2014 has come to a close. As people, including your web master, return from beach vacations and kids head back to school, it is worth looking back on the past summer’s activities at Dignity/Washington. Dignity/Washington Joined Young Adult

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Community Discussion Series on Womenpriests as Presiders

In the past year Dignity/Washington has embarked on an education and discernment process to determine whether it would welcome women priests to preside at its Sunday Masses. The Board formed a Women Presiders Task Force, chaired by former Dignity/Washington president

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Dignity Hosts Special Liturgy, Discussion on Womenpriests

  As part of our discernment process whether to credential women as presiders at Dignity/Washington, the Liturgy Committee’s Women Presiders Task Force invited Rev. Ann Penick, a Roman Catholic Womanpriest, as a guest to preside at a liturgy held on

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Take Me Out….

Dignity Washington joins the larger LGBTQ community for a night out at National’s Park Dignity/Washington members and friends cheered on the Washington Nationals as they won their game against the Houston Astros 6-5 at the 10th Annual “Night OUT at

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