Schedule of Worship Services

Schedule for Mass, Prayer, Confession, and Devotions

View today's Mass readings (USCCB) 

Schedule Notes    

Lenten Brochure / la foletto de cuaresma  Our 2019 Lenten brochures list the schedule of all of our liturgies, lectures, music and other Cathedral events during the holy season of Lent through Easter Sunday.

to view the Lenten brochure,
click here; for a printable version, click here
 Para ver el folleto de Cuaresma en español,​
haga clic aquí; para imprimir haga clic aquí.


Wednesday Evening Confessions During Lent - The Light is On  On Wednesdays from 6:30pm to 8pm, confessions are available in the Cathedral in English and Spanish. On Wednesday of Holy Week, the time is 6pm to 7:15pm. Wednesday evening confessions are in addition to the regularly scheduled confessions (Monday to Friday, 11am to Noon; Saturdays, 4 to 5pm; and Sundays immediately following the 1pm Mass (except on March 10 and April 14), To find confession times at other parishes and for additional resources, visit http://www.TheLightisOn.org.

Stations of the Cross  The Stations of the Cross in the form adopted by St. John Paul II are prayed each Friday during Lent in English at 6pm, each Sunday during Lent in Spanish at 2:15pm, and on Good Friday (in English) at 7:30pm. 

Holy Week and Easter

Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion, April 14

Masses with the distribution of palms:

5:30pm (Saturday, April 13), 7am, 8:30am (cantor), 9:45am Blessing of Palms followed by Mass at 10 (choir),
† 11:30am (choir), 1pm Blessing of Palms followed by Mass (en Español), 5:30pm (contemporary choir)

Monday of Holy Week, April 15

  • 7am: Mass
  • 8am: Mass
  • 11am to Noon: Confessions (English & Spanish)
  • 12:10pm: Mass
  • 1pm to 6pm: The Cathedral closes at 1pm and reopens at 6pm
  • 7pm: Chrism Mass & Blessing of Oils (choir)

Tuesday of Holy Week, April 16

  • 7:00am: Mass
  • 7:30am: Morning Prayer, St. Anthony Chapel
  • 8:00am: Mass
  • 11:00am: No confessions scheduled
  • 12:10pm: Communal Penance Service, Come Home for Easter
  • 5:30pm: Mass 

Wednesday of Holy Week, April 17

  • 7am: Mass
  • 8am: Mass
  • 11am to Noon: Confessions 
  • 12:10pm: Mass
  • 5:30pm: Mass
  • 6pm to 7:15pm: Confessions 
  • 7:30pm: Tenebræ (choir)

The Paschal Triduum 

Holy Thursday, April 18

  • 8am: The Cathedral opens
  • 9am: Morning Prayer, St. Anthony Chapel
  • 11am to Noon: Confessions (English & Spanish) )
  • 12:10pm: Mass of The Lord’s Supper (Contemporary Choir)
  • 5:30pm: Solemn Mass Of The Lord's Supper (Schola Cantorum)
  • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until 10pm
  • 9:45pm:  Night Prayer 
  • 10pm: The Cathedral closes

Good Friday of the Lord's Passion, April 19

  • 8am: The Cathedral opens
  • 9am: Morning Prayer, St. Anthony Chapel
  • 11am to Noon: Confessions (English & Spanish) 
  • Noon: Reflections on the Lord's Passion with Rev. Timothy O'Brien, S.J., Associate Pastor, Holy Trinity Catholic Church, and the Schola Cantorum)
  • † 1pm: Liturgy of the Lord's Passion (Schola Cantorum)
  • 4pm: Liturgia de la Pasión de N.S. Jesucristo, Adoración de la Santa Cruz, Y Santa Comunión (en español)
  • 7:30pm: Stations of the Cross (in English) 

Holy Saturday, April 20 

  • 8am: The Cathedral opens.
  • 9am: Morning Prayer, St. Anthony Chapel
  • 11am to Noon: Confessions (English & Spanish)
  • Noon to 7pm: No Masses during the day. The Cathedral closes at Noon and reopens at 7pm.
  • † 8pm: Easter Vigil Mass (Schola Cantorum)  Reception following in the North Conference Room

Easter Sunday, Solemnity of the Resurrection of the Lord, April 21 

Masses 

7am, 8:30am (cantor), 10am (choir), † 11:30am (choir), 1pm (en Español), 5:30 (contemporary choir)

The rectory office is closed Easter Sunday, April 21, and Easter Monday, April 22.

† Interpreted for the deaf

Regular Schedule of Masses, Confessions, Prayers and Devotions

 

Masses

Sundays (the Cathedral opens at 6:30am and closes at 7:00pm)

  • Saturday Vigil 5:30pm (cantor and organ)
  • 7:00am
  • 8:30am (cantor and organ)
  • 10:00am Latin - Ordinary Form (Schola Cantorum and organ*)
  • 11:30am (interpreted for the deaf; Schola Cantorum and organ*)
  • 1:00pm Spanish (Spanish Choir, instruments, piano and organ)
  • 5:30pm (Contemporary Choir, except for Summer Ordinary Time)

* except for Winter and Summer Ordinary Time when the Schola is on hiatus

Weekdays (the Cathedral opens at 6:30am (7:30am during July and August) and closes at 6:30pm)

  • 7:00am (not celebrated from July 1 through and including August 30)
  • 8:00am
  • 12:10pm
  • 5:30pm

Saturdays (the Cathedral opens at 7:30am and closes at 7:00pm)

  • 8:00am
  • 12:10pm
  • Saturday Vigil 5:30pm (cantor and organ)

Federal Holidays (the Cathedral opens at 7:30am and closes at 1:00pm)

  • 8:00am
  • 12:10pm

Holy Days

  • 5:30pm vigil (cantor)
  • 7:00am
  • 8:00am
  • 11:00am (cantor) (check the bulletin for each holy day as to whether the 11:00am Mass is celebrated)
  • 12:10pm (cantor)
  • 5:30pm (cantor)
  • 7:00pm (en español, con cantor) 

Liturgy of the Hours 

Morning Prayer

Tuesdays and Fridays at 7:30am (St. Anthony Chapel) 

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

Weekdays

11:00am-12:00pm (except Holy Days and Federal Holidays)

Saturdays

4:00pm-5:00pm

 

Devotions

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

First Friday of each month (12:45pm-5:15pm)
Third Monday of each month (6:00pm-7:00pm with confessions)

Reparation to the Blessed Virgin

First Saturday of each month at 12:10pm

St. Anthony Novena

Tuesdays after 5:30pm Mass

Miraculous Medal Novena

Wednesdays after 5:30pm Mass

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