Sacraments

ImageSaturday Vigil
6.00pm

Sunday
8.00am, 9.30am, 11.00am (Solemn Mass), 6.30pm



ImageThe Sacrament of Reconciliation at St Patrick’s Cathedral is in English and is available on weekdays from Tuesday - Friday from 12pm prior to the 1.00pm daily Mass. On weekends Reconciliation is available on Saturday at 8.30am and 5:30pm or by appointment.



ImageAdoration of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament occurs twice a week at 6.30pm each Thursday night (Entry via the Pilgrim Walk on Cathedral Place)and following 1pm Mass on Friday, from 1.30pm until 3.00pm. The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available during Adoration on Thursday nights.

Everyone is welcome to attend St Patrick's Cathedral and spend time in prayer and adoration of the Lord.


ImageThe Sacrament of Baptism at St Patrick’s Cathedral is in English and begins at 3:30pm every fourth Sunday of the Month


Image The Sacrament of Adult Confirmation at St Patrick’s Cathedral is in English and takes place twice a year, at the 11.00am Solemn Mass. The next Adult Confirmation will be held on 15 May 2016. Adult Confirmation Candidates must be prepared by their local parish priest and receive a Confirmation card from their Priest on completion of their preparation.



Funerals at St Patrick’s Cathedral are arranged with and for Parishioners of the Cathedral Parish and done so by appointment. At St John the Evangelist East Melbourne funerals are arranged by appointment for Parishioners in both English and/or Vietnamese.

To lodge an enquiry regarding marriages at the cathedral follow the link below which will provide you with conditions and protocols for cathedral weddings and an enquiry form. Upon your completion the form will be submitted online to the cathedral office for response.

Online Form



Sacraments