Services for William Cardinal Baum, KGCHS, Archbishop Emeritus of Washington will be held at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle on Thursday and Friday, July 30 and 31. The services are open to the public; all are welcome to attend. Cardinal Baum served as a cardinal for 39 years, the longest such tenure in U. S. Church history. He died on July 23, at the age of 88.
Please note the following changes to the Cathedral liturgy schedule this week as we celebrate the life of, and commend to the Lord the soul of, William Cardinal Baum:
Thursday, July 30 - The 5:30pm Mass is cancelled.
Friday, July 31 - The 11am confessions and
12:10pm Mass are cancelled.
St. Matthew’s parishioners are helping fellow parish families in need to prepare for the coming school year by donating school supplies. Supplies can be donated at any Mass on July 25 and 26 or August 1 and 2. Help also by volunteering to collect donations, assemble backpacks of supplies, or distribute the backpacks and supplies. View the flyer (English and en español).
St. Matthew's annual Health & Wellness Fair will take place on Sunday, September 13, 9:30am - 3:30pm. (La Feria de la Salud y el Bienestar de San Mateo se llevará a cabo el domingo, 13 de septiembre, de 9:30 de la mañana a 3:30 de la tarde.)