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Mass Schedules

Livestreaming Sundays at 12:00 pm ET

Sunday Masses

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

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

Daily Masses (Monday-Saturday)

8:00 a.m.

12:10 p.m.

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

Holy Days of Obligation Masses

Mass times vary. Please see individual event pages.

Confession Schedules


There will be no Confessions on Sundays until further notice.

Monday through Saturday

9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

No Confessions on:

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

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September 2020

100th Anniversary Mass of the Placing of the Foundation Stone

September 20, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Foundation stone

On September 23, 2020, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception will celebrate the one hundredth anniversary…

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December 2020

Blessing of the Bambinelli

December 20, 2020
Bambinelli image

Registration is required to attend Mass in person due to restrictions placed upon Houses of Worship by the District of Columbia which…

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January 2021

National Bell Festival Carillon Concert

January 1 @ 2:00 pm

Celebrate the repertoire of music on bells as Dr. Robert Grogan, carillonneur and organist emeritus, performs a virtual community recital from…

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2021 National Prayer Vigil for Life

January 28 - January 29
basilica vigil for life

The 2021 National Prayer Vigil for Life will take place Thursday, January 28, through Friday, January 29. Please note that,…

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March 2021

24 Hours for the Lord: 40 Hours Devotion Opening Mass and Closing Mass

March 11 @ 5:15 pm
24 hours for the Lord

In observance of Pope Francis’ annual Lenten initiative “24 Hours for the Lord,” the Basilica of the National Shrine of…

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May 2021

Worldwide Rosary to Pray for an End to the Pandemic

May 17 @ 12:00 pm

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception has been chosen by the Holy See to lead the…

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