Life & Family Events

Let’s Storm Heaven with Prayers for Alfie Evans! Cathedral Parish Children will lead us in praying the Holy Rosary for Alfie, his family, and the people who are denying him care. April 26, 2018 12:05 PM Holy Mass 12:40 PM Holy Rosary Location: The Cathedral Chapel Alfie Evans is breathing on his own since being taken […]

Archdiocesan Wedding Anniversary Mass

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at the 5:15 PM Anticipated Mass Principal Celebrant: Archbishop Charles Chaput, O.F.M. This Mass is offered for all married couples who are newlyweds, or who have been married 25 years or more, or 50 years or more. Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend;  REGISTRATION REQUIRED, Click here to […]

Cathedral Concert Series

Chanticleer April 28, 2018, 8:00 – 10:00 PM Chanticleer returns to the Cathedral Basilica with a revelatory sacred program entitled Upon The Rock. The world-renowned men’s ensemble shines in music that has comforted and confounded saints and sinners alike for as long as spirituality and music have gone together. Transcendent prayers of thanksgiving and consolation, psalms […]

Archdiocesan May Procession

Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 2:00 PM Come honor the Mother of Jesus and our Mother Children who have received Confirmation and their First Holy Communion are invited to wear their sacramental attire for the May Procession. If children from your parish will be joining the May Procession, please contact the Office for Divine Worship […]

Community Concert

Craft Works Live Saturday, May 5, 2018 7:30 – 9:30 PM. Location: Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Free will offering.  No tickets are required.  A free will offering will be used to support the Concert Series.  Complimentary parking is available in the lot adjacent to the Cathedral (Gps address: 222 N. 17th St. Philadelphia, PA […]

Archdiocesan Rosary

Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 5:30 PM 6:30 PM Sunday Mass to follow Location: The Cathedral Basilica

St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Appeal

For Today. For Tomorrow. For all of us ♦ For more information please click here to visit St. Charles Borromeo’s Webpage. ♦ Donate now, click here. Dear Friends, If asked, “What is the seminary?” most of the faithful in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia might respond by describing a physical place. But a seminary is not so […]

Catholic Schoolhouse Chapter

Thursday mornings Homeschool Group using The Catholic Schoolhouse program meets Thursday mornings from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the Cathedral. For more information please contact directors Gina Rogers at 215-920-2640 or Eileen D’Angelo at  

Gospel Reflections

During Advent and Lent a time of reflection is offered every Tuesday at 11:00 AM. At other times, we meet on the Last Tuesday of the month. For further information and to register, please call Sister Eleanor McCann, RSM at the Parish office at 215-561-1313 (Tuesday and Thursday) or email her at

The Sacrament of Reconciliation with a Missionary of Mercy

Msgr. Majoros will hear confessions on the first Sunday of each month of 2017 at 5:30 PM in the Basilica. In his Apostolic letter Misericordia et misera, Pope Francis extended the faculties of the specially appointed priests, known as Missionaries of Mercy, beyond the Jubilee Year of Mercy as “a concrete sign that the grace […]

Around the Archdiocese – Upcoming Events & Ministries

The Office for the New Evangelization of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has an outstanding monthly newsletter with lots of information on relevant events and resources that will help you grow in your faith. To view the current issue and to subscribe, visit •April 28, 2018  The Little Sisters of the Poor “Leaving a Legacy” Presentation The […]

Morning Scripture Reflection For Lawyers

Join other center city Lawyers for an hour to reflect on the Readings for the Following Sunday Mass every Wednesday from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM. The hour allows for prayer together at the beginning and end of the session, the reading of the Lectionary texts for Sunday Mass, and reflection on these Readings. This reflection includes reactions […]