Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of Washington

Prayers & Events

Join us for Prayer at the Cemeteries

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
The Month of All Souls

"May the customary visit to the graves of our loved ones be an opportunity for us to think about the mystery of death without fear and to strive to be ever vigilant so we are ready to face it with serenity."
– Pope Benedict XVI


Come pray with the whole Church for the souls of our beloved dead who await their purification through the merciful love of the Risen Christ.

Gate of Heaven Cemetery
13801 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 871-6500

Resurrection Cemetery
8000 Woodyard Road
Clinton, MD 20735
(301) 868-5141

Mount Olivet Cemetery
1300 Bladensburg Road, N.E.,
Washington, D.C. 20002
(202) 399-3000


A prayerful visit to the cemetery is a spiritual work of mercy.


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