St. Ambrose Church (Cheverly, Maryland)

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St. Ambrose Catholic Church
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St. Ambrose Catholic Church
38°55′44″N 76°54′30″W / 38.928985°N 76.908225°W / 38.928985; -76.908225Coordinates: 38°55′44″N 76°54′30″W / 38.928985°N 76.908225°W / 38.928985; -76.908225
Location3107 63rd Ave,
Cheverly, Maryland
CountryUnited States
DenominationRoman Catholic
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Administration
ArchdioceseWashington

St. Ambrose Church is a Catholic Church located at 3107 63rd Ave in Cheverly, Maryland.

History[edit]

The church began as a mission chapel in Landover, Maryland in 1886. The parish settled in its present location in 1950 and built Saint Ambrose Catholic School at 6310 Jason St. and a convent located across Jason St. Mass was held in the school gymnasium until the parish church was later built in 1961. A rectory was later built next door to the church on 63rd Ave.

Parish Groups[edit]

St. Ambrose Church features several groups including the Ladies of Charity, the Men's Club, the St. Vincent de Paul Society, and several choirs that sing at mass each week.

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