Mass Schedules

Sunday Masses

Vigil:
5:15 p.m. (Saturday)

Morning:
7:30, 9:00, 10:30

Afternoon:
12:00 (Solemn Liturgy), 1:30 (en español),
4:30

Daily Masses

Morning:
7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30

Afternoon:
12:10 and 5:15

Holy Days of Obligation Masses

Vigil Mass: 5:15 p.m.

Morning:
7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 10:00

Afternoon:
12:00 and 5:15

Confession Schedules

Sunday

10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.
12:30p.m. to 1:30p.m. (en español)
2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m.

Monday to Saturday

7:45a.m. to 8:15a.m.
10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.
3:30p.m. to 6:00p.m.

No Confessions on:

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

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November 2019

Mass of the Americas in the Extraordinary Form

November 16 @ 10:00 am
Mass of Americas Photo

Join us for the first ever Mass of the Americas in the Extraordinary Form, celebrated by Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone of…

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December 2019

Annual CUA Christmas Concert for Charity

December 6 @ 7:30 pm
Basilica Christmas Concert

Sponsored by The Catholic University of America and the Basilica, this event draws standing-room-only crowds and raises thousands of dollars…

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Second Sunday of Advent and Vespers

December 8
Advent vespers

Joyfully awaiting the coming of the Divine Messiah, we invite you to join us this Advent Season and Vespers. Vespers…

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Archdiocese of Washington Walk with Mary Pilgrimage in Honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe

December 14
Walk with Mary

The Archdiocese of Washington’s annual Walk with Mary procession and Mass to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe, Patroness of the Americas, will…

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Annual Children’s Christmas Mass

December 24 @ 4:30 pm

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception invites the faithful to the annual Christmas Eve Children’s Mass…

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Choral Meditations on the Nativity and Solemn Mass on Christmas Eve

December 24 @ 9:00 pm
Broadcasts: EWTN, Facebook, YouTube

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception invites you to join us on December 24, as we…

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Choral Meditations on the Nativity

December 24 @ 10:00 pm
Choral Concert for Commemoration of All Souls

Come and experience the uplifting sounds of the Choir of the Basilica this Christmas Eve. Repertoire to be announced. All…

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2019 Christmas Dinner Volunteer Registration

December 25
Baldachin at Christmas

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception will provide meals for hundreds of poor, homeless, elderly, and…

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January 2020

2020 National Prayer Vigil for Life

January 23, 2020 - January 24, 2020
Broadcasts: EWTN, Facebook, YouTube 
Opening Vigil Mass for Life

We invite you to join us for the 2020 Opening Prayer Vigil for Life on Thursday, January 23. Mass will…

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Opening Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life

January 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm
Broadcasts: EWTN, Facebook, YouTube
Opening Vigil Mass for Life

We invite you to join us for the 2020 Opening Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life on Thursday,…

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Closing Mass of the National Prayer Vigil for Life

January 24, 2020 @ 7:30 am
Broadcasts: EWTN, Facebook, YouTube 
Opening Vigil Mass for Life

As we close our Vigil for Life, we invite you to attend the Closing Mass of the National Prayer Vigil…

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The Catholic University of America Patronal Feast Day Mass

January 28, 2020 @ 12:00 pm
Broadcasts: EWTN, Facebook, YouTube
St. Thomas Aquinas Mass

The Catholic University of America invites you to join in celebrating their patronal feast day in honor of Saint Thomas…

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