Normal mass times
Monday to Friday: 12.15 pm
Saturday: 10.00 am and 4.30 pm (first Mass for Sunday)
Sunday: 9.00 am and 11.00 am (High Mass)
First Friday of the month and every Friday during Advent and Lent at 7.45am (Mass in the Cathedral Crypt)
Holydays of Obligation
12.15 pm and 6.00 pm
9.15 am at St Chad’s Primary School, Hospital Street, Newtown during school term
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (depending on Cathedral events)
Friday afternoons from 1 pm to 5 pm (following on from the 12.15 pm Mass)
Confessions (depending on cathedral events)
A priest will be available for Confessions after the 12.15pm Mass during the week, Monday to Friday and following the 4.30pm Vigil Mass on Saturday afternoon. Also, there is an opportunity for Confession after the 10.00am Mass on Saturday during Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 12 midday.
His Grace the Archbishop officiates in the Cathedral at Chapter Masses; usually the first Tuesday of the month, on the Feast of St Chad (2nd March), Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Easter Vigil, Easter Monday, Christ the King, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception (8 Dec.) and Midnight Mass at Christmas.