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Stewardship Fair 3 April 2022!

  Stewardship Fair Sunday 3 April after the 9:00 am & 11:15 am Masses! Come see what activities you can get involved in here at the Cathedral. There are opportunities for everyone!

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40 Hours Devotion

The Cathedral Parish will be having the beautiful 40 Hours Devotion for Lent from Sunday 27 March – Wednesday 30 March. The Blessed Sacrament will be enthroned in the monstrance on the main altar for adoration for 40 hours. Turn to Our Eucharistic Lord and lift up our concerns and the concerns of our nation and world to the Risen Christ. 35 official adorers are needed but many more may sign up or attend. At least one person must be present when the Blessed Sacrament is exposed for adoration in the monstrance. Please prayerfully consider making the 40 Hours Devotion

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Lenten Resources 2022

Click here to View our Catholic Family Guide for a Holy Lent On Ash Wednesday, 2 March we once again begin the penitential season of Lent with the imposition of ashes on our foreheads as a stark reminder of our mortality and need for on-going conversion. The Church invites us to embrace the traditional Lenten practices of prayer fasting and almsgiving to turn away from sin and selfishness and prepare our hearts for the celebration of the Paschal Mystery of Our Lord’s saving passion, death and resurrection. Ash Wednesday  2 March Mass & Imposition of Ashes 12:00 pm & 6:30

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Treasures of the Church 20 March 2022

The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist welcomes you to a teaching and exposition of Sacred Relics. Over 150 relics will be shown, some as old as 2,000 years. Among the treasures will be relics of St. Joseph, St. John the Baptist, St. Mary Magdalene, St. Maria Goretti, St. Thérèse of Lisieux, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Anthony of Padua, St. Thomas Aquinas, and St. Faustina Kowalska. There will also be a fragment of the Veil that belonged to Our Lady and some of the largest remaining pieces of the Wood of the True Cross in the world. Presented by

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Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

Mass Schedule: Vigil Mass Friday, 31 December 2021 6:00 pm Since the Holy Day falls on a Saturday, the Obligation is abrogated.   Prayer in Honor of Mary, Mother of God Hail, Mary, Mother of God, venerable treasure of the whole universe, lamp that is never extinguished, crown of virginity, support of the true faith, indestructible temple, dwelling of him whom no place can contain, O Mother and Virgin! Through you all the holy Gospels call blessed the one whom comes in the name of the Lord. Hail, Mother of God. You enclosed under your heart the infinite God whom

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Epiphany House Blessing

  On the Feast of the Epiphany, it is customary to bless your home for the year with chalk blessed during Mass. Please be sure to pick up a piece of chalk after Mass on the weekend of 1/2 January 2021 and use the Rite below.     Epiphany House Blessing   Leader:            Peace be to this house. All:      And to all who dwell herein. Leader:            From the east came the Magi to Bethlehem to adore the Lord; and opening their treasures they offered precious gifts: gold for the great King, incense for the true God, and myrrh in symbol

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