Monday, December 18th, 2017 through Friday, December 22nd

Mass hours:

Monday through Friday:  Low Masses: 8:00 am, 11:15 am

Eucharistic Adoration:

Friday: Starting at 5 pm with Vespers to about 8:45 pm, including Rosary at 7:15 pm, and Compline at 8:15 pm, Benediction at the end of Compline at about 8:45 pm

Saturday, December 23rd:

Low Masses: 8:00 am, 9:30 am 

First Vespers: 6 pm (First Vespers of the Fourth Sunday of Advent)

Sunday, December 24th - Fourth Sunday of Advent/Vigil of Christmas (See below for complete Christmas Octave schedule):

Low Mass: 8:30 am; High Mass at 10:15 am

First Vespers of Christmas: 5 pm (See below for more)

Solemn Matins of Christmas: 8 pm 

Christmas Midnight Mass: begins at 11 pm



Men's and Women's 2017 Advent Quiet Days


Women's Quiet Day

Saturday, December 9th, 2017, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM EST  

Men's Quiet Day

Saturday, December 16th, 2017, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM EST

To Register, click below:




New Sermons added: here.


Featured Audio 

Martyrdom Lectures

The Martyrdom Lectures

See: Martyrdom Lectures




CRNJ Coat Of Arms

Welcome to the website of the Canons Regular of the New Jerusalem.


The Very Reverend Daniel Augustine Oppenheimer, CRNJ, Prior

Priory of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

219 South George Street

Charles Town, WV 25414

Phone: 304.724.6995

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Schedule of Masses:

Sunday: 8:30 am Low Mass & 10:15 am High Mass

Holy Days: 11:15 am & 7:30 pm

Monday - Friday: * 11:15 am

Saturday: * 9:30 am

* Other weekday Mass times may be announced.

Eucharistic adoration: Every Friday from 7:00 to 9:00 pm

Fridays in Lent: Stations at 7:00 pm followed by Adoration until 9:00 pm