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We are a multicultural Church with 1.7 million members from every continent of the world that prays and celebrates in over 14 languages in 146 parishes. We participate in activities of social justice, support the good works of persons in other countries — and we do all this in the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ.

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Cardinal's Corner

March 26, 2020

Cardinal DiNardo to celebrate Chrism Mass April 7

"While we are saddened by our continued inability to be present to one another in person, the prayer of the Church transcends space and time. Even as we may feel helpless or unable to act as human beings at times, we are reminded that the Holy Spirit cannot be bound."

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Apr 7

Featured Event

Chrism Mass

  • Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, the Chrism Mass will not be open to the public. However, the Mass will be livestreamed on the Archdiocesan website. Visit to watch.

    At the Chrism Mass, the bishop blesses three oils — the Oil of Catechumens, the Oil of the Sick and Sacred Chrism — which will be distributed and used in the administration of the sacraments throughout the diocese for the year.

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  • "Jesus gives himself to us as food and, in the washing of feet, teaches us the need to serve others." - Pope Francis, General Audience, March 23, 2016

    Chancery Offices will close at 12:30 pm on Holy Thursday - April 9, 2020.

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  • "In the mystery of Christ's death on the cross, we contemplate that undying divine love which embraces all mankind and summons us in turn to love one another in the sower of the Spirit." - Pope Francis, General Audience, March 23, 2016

    Chancery Offices will be closed on Good Friday - April 10, 2020.

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  • "The day of God's silence - invites us not only to solidarity with all who are abandoned and alone, but also to trust in that faithful love which turns death into life." - Pope Francis, General Audience, March 23, 2016

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