Christmas at The Basilica of Saint Mary
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Mike Jensen

Christmas Schedule

Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass through our doors. 

Please plan accordingly for parking and accessibility

 

Please Note: The 7:30, 9:30, and 11:30am Masses on Sunday, December 24 are for the Fourth Sunday of Advent. These Masses do not fulfill your Holy Day of Obligation for Christmas. The Vigil Masses for Christmas do not fulfill your Sunday Obligation for the Fourth Sunday of Advent.

 

Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 24
3:00pm  Vigil Eucharist organ, cantor, Cathedral Choristers, Children’s Choir and Cherubs*
5:30pm  Vigil Eucharist Mundus & Juventus
8:00pm  Vigil Eucharist piano, cantor, flute, cello
10:30pm  Prelude Music for Christmas organ, harp, flute
11:00pm  Choral Music for Christmas  choir, organ, harp, flute
11:30pm  Vigil of Lights organ, Cathedral Choir
Midnight  Solemn Eucharist organ, choir, brass, harp 
                                              
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25
7:30am  Eucharist at Dawn organ, cantor, violin, soprano soloist
9:30am  Solemn Eucharist organ, choir, brass, strings, Celebrant: Archbishop Hebda
Noon      Solemn Eucharist organ, choir, brass, strings
4:30pm   Eucharist music from around the world

 

 

*The Archbishop has given permission to celebrate the Vigil Masses starting at 3:00pm.
 

Upcoming Events

Dec 12
2017
Tuesday
at
5:30 PM
Taizé with the opportunity for individual confessions will be celebrated in the Teresa of Calcutta Hall, lower level.
Advent wreath
Dec 17
2017
Sunday
at
3:00 PM
Advent Evening Prayer is celebrated in The Basilica Choir Stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Dec 24
2017
Sunday
at
3:00 PM
Christmas EveSunday, December 24Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass...
Dec 24
2017
Sunday
at
5:30 PM
Christmas EveSunday, December 24Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass...
Dec 24
2017
Sunday
at
8:00 PM
Christmas EveSunday, December 24Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass...
Dec 24
2017
Sunday
at
10:30 PM
Christmas EveSunday, December 24Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass...
Dec 24
2017
Sunday
at
11:30 PM
Christmas EveSunday, December 24Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass...
Dec 25
2017
Monday
at
7:30 AM
Christmas DayPlan to celebrate this joyous day at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass through our doors.  7:30am ...
Dec 25
2017
Monday
at
9:30 AM
Christmas DayPlan to celebrate this joyous day at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass through our doors. Solemn...
Dec 25
2017
Monday
at
12:00 PM
Christmas DayPlan to celebrate this joyous day at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and community create special Christmas experience for all who pass through our doors.  Noon     ...