The Ghana Catholic Community of the Diocese of Arlington, VA is a vibrant community of Ghanaian Catholics who celebrate mass the Ghanaian way, led by our Spiritual Director Rev. Fr. Anthony Appiah.
Our church community is part of the Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, located in Alexandria, Virginia. Queen of Apostles is within the Diocese of Arlington, which is under the direction of Most Reverend Michael Francis Burbidge.
We invite all Ghanaian Catholics in the Arlington Diocese to join our community as we celebrate our faith and worship the Ghanaian way.
Rev. Fr. Anthony Appiah is the Spiritual Director of the Ghana Catholic Community of Arlington Diocese, since February 2012.
Rev. Fr. Appiah was ordained as a priest in 1992 and served several positions including his first pastoral assignment at Nyinahin, the Kumasi Archdiocesan Youth Chaplain and Vocations Director for two terms, the Rector of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Kwadaso, in charge of the Liturgy Office and the Master of Ceremony to the Archbishop of Kumasi and the Pastor of St. Francis Xavier Parish at Asokore Mampong, Kumasi.
Rev. Fr. Appiah holds a bachelor’s degree in Education and a Master’s Degree in Education with Specialization in Youth Ministry and Catechetics.
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