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Pastoral Center

Mailing and Phone Info:
7800 Carousel Lane
Richmond, VA 23294-4201 (Henrico, VA for Mapquest or Google Directions)
Phone: (804) 359-5661
Main Fax: (804) 358-9159

Diocesan Communications

Tribunal & Chancellor Phone: (804) 355-9155
Tribunal & Chancellor Fax: (804) 359-2810
Catholic Virginian Phone: (804) 359-5654
Catholic Virginian Fax: (804) 359-5689


  • Email to staff: All Pastoral Center staff, with the exception of Bishop DiLorenzo, can be emailed using the following convention – first initial of first name followed by last name followed by  Bishop DiLorenzo’s email address is
  • Directions & Parking:Arriving from the East or South: Take I-95 North to I-64 West, exiting at Broad Street 183C (toward Glenside, North). Continue west on Broad street approximately 2 miles and turn right on Carousel Lane (just past McDonalds on right – there is no stop light at this corner). Enter parking lot on left. If turn missed, continue to Parham, turn right, right again at first light (Shrader Lane), right into parking lot from Shrader.  Pastoral Center is on right at corner of Shrader & Parham, fronting Carousel.  If traveling I-295 from the East, merge onto I-295 N toward Washington. Take the I-95 S/US-1 exit toward Richmond/Ashland, using exit 43B toward Richmond. Exit onto E. Parham Road at exit 83B (approximately 1.5 miles after entry to I-95 S.) Continue on Parham for approximately 4.5 miles, turning left on Shrader. Pastoral Center is on corner of Shrader and Parham, fronting Carousel.Arriving from the West by Interstate 64: Exit on Parham Road, North at exit 181. Turn left at exit onto Parham Road. After crossing Broad Street, turn right on Shrader Lane and right into parking lot from Shrader. Center is on right at Corner of Shrader and Parham, fronting Carousel.

    Arriving from the North by Interstate 95 South: Take exit 83B, Parham Rd. Continue east, across Route 1, Staples Mill, reaching Shrader. (Just past hospital) – approximately 5 miles. Left on Shrader. Pastoral Center is on right at corner of Shrader & Parham, fronting Carousel.

    Parking: Available in Pastoral Center lot.

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