In a Blink: Back to School — the Friday Five

This week, as we prepare for the beginning of a new school year, we renew our commitment to our Catholic faith and to one another, striving to better know, love and serve Our Lord in all that we do.

By: Office of Communications


The Diocese is preparing for #BackToSchool in style. Check out @arlingtonOCS to see how! (Side note: Today we are actually 10 days out!)

Click to view @arlingtonOCS on Twitter!

Click to view @arlingtonOCS on Twitter!



We want to take a moment to congratulate and welcome the more than 150 new teachers joining us this school year! Diocesan New Teacher Orientation was held this week.

Diocesan New Teacher Orientation collage


Keep your eyes peeled next week for a special Arlington Catholic Herald Back-to-School issue.

The Arlington Catholic Herald banner


We just think that in case you haven’t already seen Fr. Bresnahan’s five top tips for #BackToSchool prep, you’re missing out. Take a look:


On a non-back-to-school note, we encourage you to connect with our platforms, those linked below and otherwise (We have LinkedIn and Google+, too!). In anticipation of Pope Francis’ visit to the U.S., we will be sharing quotes and visuals celebrating his papacy. We’re excited to hear what you think! Stay tuned.

Francis on the Family Facebook cover photo

Follow @Bishop_Loverde on Twitter

Follow the Catholic Diocese of Arlington on our platforms:

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