Christmas Season Mass Schedule and Cathedral Hours


Advent Penance Service
Thursday, December 9th
6:00 pm in the Cathedral
Cathedral Basilica
4:00 pm, 6:00 pm, Midnight 
St. Benedict the Moor
6:00 pm
Cathedral Basilica
9:00 am, 11:00 am
(There is NO 7:00 am Mass )

St. Benedict the Moor
8:00 am
December 31st
Solemnity of Mary,
The Holy Mother of God
Cathedral Basilica
Vigil 5:00 pm
January 1st Solemnity of Mary,
The Holy Mother of God
11:00 am
(There is NO 7 am Mass)
Due to Covid-19 masks are encouraged and social distancing is encouraged when possible. First come first seated.
Doors will open approximately 1 hour prior to each Mass. 
People who are in the defined “higher risk categories”
should refrain from attending Mass and going out in public.
This includes those who are over the age of 65
as well as those who have underlying health issues
which are complicated by the COVID-19 virus.

The following is the schedule for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and  New Year’s Day:
Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24:  Cathedral will be closed after 7 am Mass for decorating.
Christmas Day, Friday, December 25:   Cathedral will be closed after 11 am Mass.
New Year’s Day, Friday January 1.  Cathedral will be closed after the 11 am Mass.