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Youth Group


Youth group (nicknamed YOUP!) meets throughout the year. Check our schedule by clicking the button below. The Youth Room is located in the basement of the Parish House. All middle and high school youth are welcome for discussion, fellowship, and fun.

We hope to see you there!

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Our Fall 2023 Schedule

September 24

Fall Kickoff! 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Gruto's Run & Hangout

October 8 

Shrine Mont weekend - no gathering this week


October 15

Attend 10:00am service to support those being confirmed 


October 22  

3:00pm | Pumpkin Carving @ Church & Trunk or Treat theme brainstorming


October 29

after 10:00am service | Trunk or Treat 

November 5 - Rescheduled for November 19

6:15pm - 7:15pm Labyrinth & Bonfire w/ compline

November 12

Grace-to-Go distribution | 3:45pm

Address: 75 Plaza Street, Leesburg

November 19

6:15-7:15pm | Labyrinth & Bonfire w/Compline - Parish Hall

December 3

3:00pm | Angel Tree Shopping Trip to Target

Meet at Parish House/Youth Room

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December 10

4:45pm | Attend Misa Guadalupana with San Gabriel’s - The Rt. Rev. E. Mark Stevenson visiting

About the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

The Feast of La Virgen de Guadalupe is celebrated on December 12 throughout Mexico and increasingly in The Episcopal Church.


According to tradition, an indigenous man named Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin saw La Virgen on two separate occasions, on December 9 and December 12, 1531. In his vision, she told Juan Diego to ask the archbishop to build a church on the hill of Tepeyac, located in today’s Mexico City. Unconvinced by an uneducated, indigenous person, the bishop asked for proof of La Virgen’s appearance. When Juan Diego returned to Tepeyac, he found roses growing. He gathered the roses in his tilma (cloak) and took them to show to the bishop. Roses spilled out when he unfolded the tilma, and it revealed an image of La Virgen, a dark-skinned indigenous woman, head bowed in prayer. The bishop, convinced by the miracle, built a church.


The image of La Virgen de Guadalupe permeates Latino cultures. She serves as a rallying point for people’s hopes of liberation and justice revealed in Jesus Christ. The popularity of the feast continues to grow and is attached to many cultural observances. On the day of the feast, people process through towns and cities, offering their songs of love and joy. The procession is followed by a celebration of the Holy Eucharist that may feature dancers, drummers, banners, and mariachis. 

-From the Book of Occasional Services 2022


December 17

Time TBA | Caroling with the Choir to homebound parishioners

December 24 

5:00pm | Christmas Pageant helpers

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