Overview of Activities


The Adopt-a-Family program provides gifts and material assistance to low-income families in our community for Easter, Back-to-School, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. Through partnership with neighboring businesses and the parish’s generosity, this program has provided thousands of gifts to hundreds of families over the past several  years.

Clases de Ingles (English Language Classes)

The 14-week Fall semester runs from September 12 to December 14. Students may register on Friday, September 8, or Monday, September 11 between 6:30 and 8:30 pm, at St. Matthew’s Education Center, 1726 N Street, NW.
El semestre de Otoño, con una duración de 14 semanas, será del 12 de septiembre al 14 de diciembre. Los estudiantes pueden inscribirse el viernes 8 o lunes 11 de septiembre, de las 6:30 a 8:30 de la noche en el St. Matthew’s Education Center (Centro de Educación de San Mateo), 1726 N Street, NW.

Ministerio de Justicia Social y Servicio Comunitario

Ministerio de Justicia Social y Servicio Comunitario

El Ministerio de Justicia Social y Servicio Comunitario ayuda a movilizar a la comunidad y promueve el voluntariado para atender y ofrecer acompañamiento a los necesitados de nuestro parroquia y sociedad; para dar testimonio de nuestra fe en Jesucristo por medio de actos concretos de amor y servicio, superando el egoísmo y la indeferencia hacia las necesidades humanas. 

Prayer Service for DREAMers

A prayer service aiming to unite Catholics and  emphasizing the urgency of passing legislation for Dreamers will take place on Tuesday, February 6 at 12pm on the Capitol lawn. The service will include Scripture readings, song, prayers of petition and an immigrant-rosary. For more information on this event, provided by the Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc., click here

Respect Life

The Respect Life Ministry is concerned with promoting and cultivating a culture of life and witnessing to the dignity of all human life, from conception to natural death.

Social Justice Ministry

Make a Donation
Your gift to the Social Justice Ministry at St. Matthew's Cathedral will help to bring God's mercy to our brothers and sisters in greatest need. By giving your time, talent, and treasure, you are helping to build the Kingdom of God here in Washington, DC. Please follow the directions below to make a gift to the Social Justice Ministry.