News & Announcements

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer, one of the offices of the Liturgy of the Hours, is prayed on Tuesdays and Fridays at 7:30am in St. Anthony’s Chapel. We gather to give praise for a new day and all that is yet to be, relying on the Holy Spirit who unites the Church at prayer. Feel free to join this small group. Prayer leaflets are provided each day. 

Summer Schedule Notes

The 7am weekday Mass is not celebrated in July or August (except for August 15, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a holy day of obligation). During this period, on weekdays the Cathedral opens at 7:30am. Masses are celebrated at 8am, 12:10pm and 5:30pm, and confessions are heard from 11am until Noon. The 7am Mass resumes Tuesday, September 3. Read more Summer Schedule Notes!

Prayers and Welcome, Archbishop Gregory!

St. Matthew’s joins with the Church of Washington in welcoming its new shepherd, Archbishop Wilton Gregory, as the seventh Archbishop of Washington! What's in store? At his April 4 press conference he said, “I seek to reinvigorate a new hope. I have to be in the parishes. I have to meet with our priests.” ......“I want to establish a bond and encounter the people of the archdiocese. I have to be in the field. The best time for any bishop is the time they spend with their people. I want to be in the midst of our people, listening to them, praying with them, dining with them.”

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