Events


Cathedral Choir Mass Schedule

The choir is currently on summer break and will resume its activities after Labor Day. In the meantime a cantor and organist provide music for all  Sunday Masses with the exception of the 8 AM. Please click here for more information on our Choir Masses.  


Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Novena a N.S del Carmen)

July 8 – 16, 2018 Join the Discalced Carmelite Nuns for these nine days of prayer with confidence that our Lady takes our intentions to her divine Son. 6:30 PM  The Holy Rosary and the Litany of the Blessed Virgin Mary Confessions are available during this time 7:00 PM Holy Mass The Mass will be […]


CATHEDRAL CHOIR CAMP! Cantate Domino!

Monday, July 23, and Tuesday, July 24 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM The camp will conclude with a concert at 7:00 PM on Tuesday evening. Click here for details and registration/medical forms. For additional questions, please contact Charlene Angelini at cangelini@archphila.org


The Same Steam Choir Community Concert

Monday, August 6, 2018 Time: 7:30 PM More Details to come. 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 (Saturday) in the lot adjacent to the Cathedral (Gps address: 222 N. 17th St. Philadelphia, […]


♦Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary♦

On Tuesday, August 15th, 2018 we celebrate the Assumption of our Blessed Mother; it is a Holy Day of Obligation. Our Mass schedule is the following: 5:15 Vigil Mass, with Music, in the Chapel 7:15 am in the Chapel 12:05 pm, with Music, in the Basilica 12:35 pm, in the Chapel 5:15 pm, in the Chapel *7:00 […]


Personal Ordinariate Mass for Our Lady of Walsingham

Monday, September 24, 2018 – 7:00 PM Location: The Basilica. Parking available in the parking lot adjacent to the Cathedral, use entrance on 17th St. Join us in welcoming the clergy, parishioners, staff, and all other visitors of St John the Baptist Catholic Church, The Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter in Bridgeport, PA. […]


Life & Family Events

Honor the 50th anniversary of Humane Vitae by Including Your Name in a Full Page Ad In the fifty years since its promulgation, many have criticized the Church’s position on contraception and question her wisdom. But, as Archbishop Charles Chaput recently noted, “Humanae Vitae remains a powerful counter-witness to the widespread sexual dysfunction of our […]


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  EileenDAngelo@verizon.net. https://philadelphiapa.catholicschoolhouse.com/  


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 s.emccann@archphila.org.


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  www.phillyevang.org/newsletter •October 27, 2018  Catholic Women’s Conference The 2018 Catholic Women’s Conference is about identity. […]


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 […]