Mass and Confession Times
Holy Day and Holiday Schedule May Differ

Penance Service
December 17th - 6:00 pm

Cathedral Basilica
4:00 pm, 7:00 pm & Midnight
(There will also be a 4:00 pm overflow Mass at the Bishop Baker Center )

Saint Benedict the Moor
6:00 pm

Cathedral Basilica
9:00 am, 11:00 am
(There is NO 7:00 am)

St. Benedict the Moor
8:00 am

December 31st
Solemnity of Mary,
The Holy Mother of God
Cathedral Basilica
Vigil 5 pm

January 1st Solemnity of Mary,
The Holy Mother of God
9 am and 11 am
(There is NO 7 am Mass)

St Benedict the Moor – 8 am

Regular Mass Times - Cathedral Basilica

38 Cathedral Place
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Monday - Saturday: 7:00 am
Saturday Vigil: 5:00 pm
Sunday: 7:00 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am, 5:00 pm

Confession - Cathedral Basilica Saturday after the 7 am Mass and 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Regular Mass Times- St. Benedict the Moor Church

86 Martin Luther King Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32084
(3 blocks south of the Post Office)

Sunday 8:00 am

"You move us to delight in praising You; for You have formed us for Yourself, and our hearts are restless till they find rest in You." - Saint Augustine of Hippo, Confessions Book I

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Mission Statement

We are Christ’s eyes, ears, mouth, hands, and feet – sent out to do justice,especially for the poor and oppressed, to minister to the needs of the community, to be faithful stewards of God’s creation – awakening faith among the hopeless, and promoting life even within the culture of death.

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    Church Offices:

    35 Treasury Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084
    Phone: 904-824-2806
    Fax: 904-824-0761

    Rectory Office Hours:
    Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 4:00pm
    Friday 8:00am - 2:00pm