Liturgy & Worship

Regular Mass Times


Regularly scheduled weekday Masses are celebrated on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 12:05pm.

Regularly scheduled weekend Masses are celebrated on both Saturday and Sunday. Saturday Mass is at 5:15pm. On Sunday Masses are at 9am, 11am and 5:15pm

Confession is available on Saturdays beginning at 4pm

Scheduling for Holy Days and Diocesan Masses will be noted on our Cathedral Calendar.

Cathedral Calendar

Homilies


Homilies are posted every week and are available for download

  • Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (July 14, 2019)

Ushers/Ministers of Hospitality


These ministers assist in greeting, seating, offering facility information, maintaining safety, taking up the collection(s) at all weekend Liturgies and Holy Days. Training is required, provided by parishioner coordinator(s), Cathedral staff.

Coordinator: Carl Archacki 804-396-5428

Lectors/Proclaimers of The Word


Through their proclamation, Lectors make Christ present to us in the Word of God. Discernment of the gift of proclamation, training are required, provided.

Adult Coordinator: Caroline Douglas 804-282-2538

Eucharistic Ministries


These ministers assist in the distribution of Holy Communion, the Body, Blood of Christ, during the celebration of the Eucharist. Training is required, provided by parishioner coordinator, Cathedral staff.

Coordinator: Eric Distanislao 804-264-9004


Eucharistic Ministry Coordinators

These ministers assist in coordinating the Eucharistic Ministers, in setting up before Liturgy the accoutrements needed for the Communion Rite at one weekend Liturgy as scheduled. Training is required, provided by parishioner coordinator, Cathedral staff.

Coordinator: Eric Distanislao 804-264-9004

Altar Society


The Altar Society has as its responsibility the care, upkeep of the Cathedral Sanctuary, Sacristies. The range of duties include care for the Altar linens to flower placement, with the main goal of keeping the worship areas, places of reverence, beauty.

Coordinator: Eric Distanislao

These ministers exercise the following liturgical ministries:

Linens
  • Maintaining Altar Clothes
  • Maintaining Mass Linens
  • Cleaning, dressing of the Main Altar
  • Cleaning & dressing of the Side & Transept Altar tops
  • Dressing the Tabernacle
  • Dressing the Gift Table

Coordinator: Jody Taylor 804-355-2033

Flower Ministry
  • Decorating the front doors
  • Installing seasonal flowers/accents throughout Sanctuary
  • Decorating Side & Transept Altar ledges during Christmas & Easter
  • Installing seasonal banners, flags & plants

Coordinators:

Jody Taylor 804-355-2033
Donna Newcomb 804-233-8955

Master Schedule


The schedule for all Eucharistic Minister Coordinators, Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors and Servers is available for download here. If you want to learn more about serving at Mass in any of these capacities, please see additional information under Liturgy Volunteers on our website.

  • Master Liturgy Schedule

Nursery


The Cathedral nursery is open from 8:30am – 12:30pm on Sunday mornings.  Children ages 12 months to 3 years old are welcome.  The children are supervised by trained nursery care providers and parent volunteers.

Contact: Maria Thorsen