Watch Mass Online

Mass Schedules

Livestreaming Sundays at 12:00 pm ET

Sunday Masses

7:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 10:30 a.m.

12:00 noon, 2:30 p.m. (en español), and 4:30 p.m.

Daily Masses (Monday-Saturday)

7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.

12:10 p.m. and 5:15 p.m.

Vigil Mass (Saturday):
4:30 p.m.

Holy Days of Obligation Masses

Mass times vary. Please see individual event pages.

Confession Schedules


10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon)

1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. (En Espanol)

2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Monday through Saturday

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon)

3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

No Confessions on:

Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Choral Meditations on the Nativity and Solemn Mass on Christmas Eve

December 24, 2020

Registration is required to attend Mass in person due to restrictions placed upon Houses of Worship by the District of Columbia which now limit the number of attendees to 250 persons per service. Register at

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception invites you to join us on December 24, as we celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

2:00 pm – Vigil Mass of the Nativity of the Lord – Great Upper Church

5:00 pm – Vigil Mass of the Nativity of the Lord – Great Upper Church

9:00 pm – Musical Meditations on the Nativity in the Great Upper Church with music from the Knights Tower Carillon by Basilica Carillonneur Robert Grogan and from the Gallery Organs by Basilica Organists Benjamin LaPrairie and Andrew Vu.

10:00 pm – Choral Meditations on the Nativity – Great Upper Church

10:30 pm – Solemn Vigil Mass on Christmas Eve – Great Upper Church

* This Mass will be broadcast live by EWTN


December 24, 2020
Event Categories:
, ,