Veterans Day is a federal holiday in the United States observed annually on November 11, for honoring military veterans of the United States Armed Forces. Wikipedia

Saint Benedict's parish holds a special mass for all veterans on the first Sunday after Veteran's Day. They invite cadets from Benedictine College Preparatory school to assist at the mass. Benedictine College Preparatory is a private Roman Catholic military high school in Goochland, Virginia. It is owned and operated by the Benedictine Society of Virginia, part of the American-Cassinese Congregation. Wikipedia

The priests also encourage active, retired, and veteran members of the parish to wear their military uniforms to the mass.

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