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Daily Masses

09/23/2019

Monday Mass | Saint Padre Pio

Catholic Mass celebrated in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross by Father Dan O'Connell. On this day, the church honors Saint Pius of Pietrelcina. Padre Pio.

09/22/2019

Sunday Mass | 25th Week | Ordinary Time

Bishop Robert Reed celebrates Catholic Sunday Mass in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross for Sunday, September 22, 2019.

09/21/2019

Saturday Mass | Saint Matthew

Catholic Mass celebrated by Father Walter Carreiro of Cambridge, MA for September 21, the day the church honors apostle and evangelist Saint Matthew.

09/20/2019

Friday Mass | Korean Martyrs

Catholic Mass celebrated in The CatholicTV Network's Chapel of the Holy Cross for Friday, September 20, 2019.

Presider: Father Christipher Bae of Saint Columbkille Parish in Brighton, MA

Today the church remembers Saints Andrew Kim Tae-gŏn, Priest, and Paul Chŏng Ha-sang, and Companions, Martyrs.

09/19/2019

Thursday Mass | 24th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Mass celebrated by Father Timothy Hynes in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross on Thursday, September 19, 2019.

09/18/2019

Wednesday Mass | 24th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic daily Mass celebrated by Father Richard Crowley of Mattapoisett in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross.

09/17/2019

Tuesday Mass | Saint Robert Bellarmine

In CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross, Father James DiPerri celebrates daily Catholic Mass for the feast of Saint Robert Bellarmine.

09/16/2019

Monday Mass | Saints Cornelius and Cyprian

Catholic Mass celebrated in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross by Father Joseph Costantino on the feast of Saints Cornelius and Cyprian, martyrs.

09/15/2019

Sunday Mass | 24th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Mass celebrated in CatholicTV's Chapel of the Holy Cross for Sunday, September 15, 2019 by Father Paul Ring.

09/14/2019

Saturday Mass | Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Bishop Robert Reed celebrates Catholic Mass for Saturday, September 14, 2019. Today, the church marks the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.

Weekly Masses

09/22/2019

Sunday Mass | 25th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass celebrated at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at University of Notre Dame.

09/21/2019

25º Semana de Tiempo Ordinari5

El padre Angel Alvarez celebra la misa del 22 de septiembre de 2019 con Diacano Franklin Mejia and Armando Martinez, lector.

09/21/2019

Ordination to the Permanent Diaconate

Cardinal Seán O'Malley ordains nine new deacons in this Mass with the Sacrament of Holy Orders at Boston's Cathedral of the Holy Cross.

  • Philip Anderson from St. Paul's Parish in Hingham
  • Alan Amaral from Sacred Heart Parish in Middleboro
  • Peter Bujwid from St. Eulalia's Parish in Winchester
  • Ron Gerwatowski from St. Mary's Parish in Franklin
  • Bashan Goppee from St. Thomas More in Braintree
  • Antonio Perez from Sacred Heart Parish in Roslindale
  • Matthew Porter from St. Paul's Parish in Hingham
  • Glenn Smith from St. Michael's Parish in Bedford
  • Wilfredo Dilan from St. Stephen's Parish in Newton
09/21/2019

Sunday Mass | 25th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass celebrated in the crypt church at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception  in Washington DC for Sunday, September 22, 2019.

Celebrant & Homilist: Rev. Msgr. Kevin T. Hart

Guest Choir: St. Theresa Catholic Church Choir, Ashburn, VA

Mass Readings for Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time:

  • First Reading: Amos 8: 4-7
  • Second Reading: 1 Timothy 2: 1-8
  • Gospel: Luke 16: 10-13

 

Online Catholic Mass from America's Catholic Church @marysshrine on America's @CatholicTV Network. Saturdays 7 & 11:30 pm (Eastern).

09/15/2019

24º Semana de Tiempo Ordinario

El padre Marcelino D’Arthenay celebra la misa del 15 de septiembre de 2019, tiempo ordinario.

09/15/2019

Sunday Mass | 24th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass celebrated at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at University of Notre Dame.

09/14/2019

Sunday Mass | 24th Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass celebrated for Sunday, September 15. 

Online Catholic Sunday Mass from America's Catholic Church @marysshrine on America's @CatholicTV Network. Saturdays 7 & 11:30 pm (Eastern).

09/8/2019

23º Domingo de Tiempo Ordinario

El Padre Marcelino D’Arthenay celebra misa el 8 septiembre de 2019, el 23º Domingo de Tiempo Ordinario.

09/8/2019

Sunday Mass | 23rd Sunday | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass from Basilica of the Sacred Heart at notre Dame.

09/7/2019

Sunday Mass | 23rd Week | Ordinary Time

Catholic Sunday Mass celebrated for Sunday, September 8. 

Online Catholic Sunday Mass from America's Catholic Church @marysshrine on America's @CatholicTV Network. Saturdays 7 & 11:30 pm (Eastern).

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