The Sacrament of Reconciliation, also referred to as “Penance” or “Confession”, is offered weekly on Saturday afternoons from 3:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

During Lent, all parishes in the Diocese of Arlington, including St. Thomas à Becket, participate in The Light is On for You, and offer the Sacrament of Reconciliation every Wednesday evening (beginning the week following Ash Wednesday) from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

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“The Church must be a place of mercy freely given, where everyone can feel welcomed, loved, forgiven and encouraged to live the good life of the Gospel.” — Pope Frances (The Joy of the Gospel, 114)