Get Involved / Volunteer

There are so many great ways to get involved in the community of Our Lady Queen of Peace. OLQP offers a variety of volunteer options in our many and diverse ministries.


The vibrant liturgies at Our Lady Queen of Peace are made possible by lay people who contribute their talents to create a joyful and prayerful worship experience. Volunteers are needed to serve as lectors, ministers of communion, musicians, ushers, and altar servers. Volunteers are also needed to decorate the church to reflect the liturgical seasons. Click here for more information...

Religious Education/Spiritual Development

Do you feel called to share your faith with others? Do you like to work with children? Our Lady Queen of Peace needs volunteers to serve as catechists, to help prepare others to receive the scaraments such as Baptism, First Communion, and Confirmation, to assist with the Children's Liturgy of the Word during Mass, and to participate in Bible study, Theology on Tap, and other spiritual development programs for adult Catholics. Click here for more information...

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Do you enjoy working with and mentoring young people? OLQP's Youth and Young Adult Ministry needs adult volunteers to help plan outings and other activities for young people in the parish and also to serve as drivers and accompany them in those activities. Click here for more information...

Pastoral Care/Hospitality

Our Lady Queen of Peace is known as an inclusive, welcoming, and caring parish. This is because of volunteers who reach out to our parish community by greeting newcomers, visiting sick and elderly homebound parishioners, providing transportation to those with disabilities, preparing breakfast on Sundays, and planning social events such as the annual parish picnic. If you are a "people person", there are many opportunities for you to get involved. Click here for more information...

Social Justice and Outreach

If you are someone who likes to help others and wants to take the Good News from the church into the world, Our Lady Queen of Peace offers many opportunities to live your faith through social action. Volunteers are needed to help with OLQP's food pantry, Matthew 25 Bazaar Thrift Shop, and Project Gabriel, prepare and serve meals at the Carpenter Shelter in Alexandria, and work with the Social Justice, Respect Life, and Haiti committees. There are many other possibilities for ministering to our world. Click here for more information...

Parish Administration and Communication

Our Lady Queen of Peace needs people to help in administrative areas, whether it's running for the Parish Advisory Board, serving on committees that plan for the financial and maintenance needs of the church, or helping to put out the quarterly newsletter. Click here for more information...








Our Lady Queen of Peace

2700 South 19th Street
Arlington, Virginia, 22204, USA
703-979-5580 Office
703-979-5590 Fax
Office hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed on federal holidays)