Mass Times

of the
Holy Cross

Boston . Massachusetts

Schedule of Cathedral Liturgies

As the Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Boston and a parish to Boston’s South End, we warmly welcome parishioners, neighbors, and visitors from around the world.

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel remains open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for private, individual prayer with a limited capacity. We will reopen for public Masses starting Sunday May 31. See our Re-Opening the Cathedral page for more specific information including how to reserve advanced seats. Additional information can be found by following us on FacebookTwitter, or Instagram.

Online Streaming and Broadcast Schedule of Masses

While we sadly are unable to welcome you in-person to Mass at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross until May 31, we hope you’ll unite your prayers with ours by tuning in to Sunday Masses with Cardinal Seán O’Malley, Archbishop of Boston, and daily Masses with Monsignor O’Leary, from the Cathedral.

Daily Mass with Monsignor O’Leary
Sunday Mass with Cardinal Seán
  • »  11:30 a.m., 7 p.m., and 11:30 p.m.  on CatholicTV and
  • »  8 a.m.  on WLVI-TV CW56 Boston
  • »  Available all Sunday to stream from
Worship Aids

Follow along with the streaming or broadcast Mass, including readings from Holy Scripture and Sacred Music, with the programs below.

In-Person Mass Schedule & Horarium

This is a modified schedule as we begin to return to public Masses at the Cathedral beginning May 31 for Pentecost. See our Re-Opening the Cathedral page for informtion including how to reserve your seat online (which is required in order to attend one of these Masses below).

Masses in English
  • »  4:30 p.m.   Saturday Anticipated Mass (Main Cathedral)
  • »  11:30 a.m.   Sunday Mass (Main Cathedral)
Misas en Español
  • »  9:30 a.m.   Domingo (Catedral principal)
Extraordinary Form: Latin Mass
  • »  10:00 a.m.   Sundays (Our Lady’s Chapel)
Ethiopian Eritrean Ge’ez Rite Mass (Our Lady’s Chapel)
  • »  Temporary unavailable.
Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

If you would like the receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation, please contact the parish office to make an appointment with a priest.

  • »  By appointment. Please call the Parish Office at 617.542.5926.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
  • »  9:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Thursdays (Blessed Sacrament Chapel)