Events


Cathedral Concert Series

Fairfield Children’s Choir June 25, 2024 at 7 pm Cathedral Basilica Christmas Concert December 8, 2024 at 3 pm  VoxAmaDeus December 20, 2024 at 7 pm Location: The Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 18th St. & the Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. Complimentary Parking: use the entrance on 17th St. GPS address 222 N. 17th St. […]


The Divine Mercy Chaplet

We will pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet each Friday at 3:00 P.M. y for peace in Ukraine and the conversion of Russia. Join us wherever you are.  “The souls that say this chaplet will be embraced by My mercy during their lifetime and especially at the hour of their death.” (Diary, 754) Join Via Zoom […]


Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles & Anniversary of the Dedication of the Cathedral

Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles Saturday, June 29, 2024 On June 29 the Church celebrates the feast day of Sts. Peter & Paul. As early as the year 258, there is evidence of an already lengthy tradition of celebrating the solemnities of both Saint Peter and Saint Paul on the same day. Together, […]


Eucharistic Processions – Eucharistic Revival

For the duration of the three-year Eucharistic Revival, we are planning for the Cathedral Parish the following three Eucharistic Processions each year: 2022 – 2023 Sunday, June 19, 2022 Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ Sunday, November 20, 2022 Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Sunday, April […]


Peace in our Streets

As part of a religious response to the increasing gun violence on our neighborhood streets and the need to pray for peace in our City, the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul is opening its doors every Sunday from 5:30 to 6:30 PM for prayer.  This focused and intentional period of prayer is open […]


Lunch on the Cathedral Lawn

Our friends from Christ in the City will be hosting a lunch on the Cathedral lawn EVERY Wednesday.They will be serving a hot lunch at 12 PM for all of our friends on the street and whoever else would like to join. Training sessions to become a Christ in the City volunteer with homeless persons in […]


6th Anniversary Celebration of the Translation of the Relics of Saint Katharine Drexel

Friday, August 2, 2024 12:05 p.m. in the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Join us in prayer and celebration on the anniversary of the translation of St. Katharine’s sacred remains to the home church of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia! Following Mass, visitors are welcome to join us in Drexel Hall to learn more […]


Men’s Study Group

The Men’s Study Group starts on Wednesday, September 27th, 2023.  We will meet for one hour on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month in Drexel hall at 7 PM beginning on September 27th.Below is a video I came across with some very good insights on getting men back into the Church.We would encourage […]


Cathedral Charismatic Praise & Prayer Group

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Catholic Charismatic Renewal Cathedral Charismatic Praise & Prayer Group All are welcome on Wednesdays,   6:15 pm – 8:00 pm Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter & Paul: Neumann Room 1723 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 Parking available: Enter the Cathedral lot by 17th Street entrance. Neumann Room is between the rectory and the […]


Visio Divina at the Cathedral

Come allow God to speak to you through art, guided meditation, and discussion. Engage in prayer through sacred art over a 10 session series every other week starting on February 20th. Each session will feature a unique artwork accompanied by scripture passages and guided meditations. Time for discussion and fellowship will follow. 7:00 PM – […]


Keys and Sword Event

An event of the Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia: Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul Friday, June 28, 2024  


Concert Chamber Singers

  June 25, 2024 at 7 PM


Rosary with St. Katharine Drexel

Join us on Thursdays at 12: 45 PM at the Tomb St. Katharine Drexel


Cornelia’s Summer Reading Club

Join us via Zoom on Saturdays from 11 AM – 12 PM


THAT MAN IS YOU! BECOMING A MAN AFTER GOD’S OWN HEART

TMIY – THAT MAN IS YOU! BECOMING A MAN AFTER GOD’S OWN HEART An honest look at the pressures and temptations facing men in today’s culture. That Man Is You! seeks to transform men who will be capable of transforming homes and society. Eight-minute introductory video: One-hour sessions, Wednesday at 6:30am (ability to leave anytime […]


Camp Cornelia

July 22-26, 2024 9 AM -3 PM Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul