The city of St. Augustine was founded and established in 1565 by Don Pedro
Menéndez de Avilés. He began his adventure by sailing from the port of Cádiz,
Spain. On August 28 of that year his expedition first sighted land along the east
coast of Florida (the area that is today Cape Canaveral). It was the feast day of
Saint Augustine of Hippo, August 28. Menéndez decided to give that saint’s name
to his first settlement. He continued sailing north along the coast, eventually
coming to the harbor of a native tribe of the Timucuan nation,................> read more
|The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
7:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 5:00 PM
|St. Benedict the Moor Church
|Monday - Friday 7:00 AM
Sunday 8:00 AM
|CONFESSIONS each Saturday from 3:30 to 4:30pm
First Saturday of the month following the 7am Mass
The Cathedral Parish of St. Augustine seeks to be a welcoming parish committed to faithful celebrations of the Church's sacred
liturgy, to life-long faith formation, and effective outreach, while helping each member discern their vocation, and together striving to
become the Body of Christ in the world today. We are dedicated to preserving the faith and history which have been entrusted to us.
This week we will celebrate
the feast day of our patron –
Saint Augustine of Hippo
(354-430). As has become
our custom, our celebration
will begin....> read more
The Moor Church
|The Cathedral Basilica
of St. Augustine
|Cathedral Basilica of Saint Augustine
Effective July 7, 2014
and until further notice,
due to construction inside
the Cathedral Basilica:
Monday-Friday there will be very limited access to the church.
Including times of being completely closed to the public.
Monday-Friday daily 7 am Mass will be at St. Benedict the Moor
(86 MLK Jr. Ave.-4 blocks south of the post office)
The Cathedral Basilica will be open as normal on Saturdays & Sundays.
We apologize for any inconvenience.