Monday, May 25, is Memorial Day, a federal holiday. Masses will be celebrated at 8am and 12:10pm only, and the Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be celebrated. The Cathedral will close at 1pm and the Rectory offices will be closed.
Our Lady and St. Anne figure in a memory shared by our own Fr. Jack Hurley on "The Women of St. Matthew's." A second featured memory of a happy wedding day was triggered by the author's visit to the Cathedral. Won't you please take a few moments to share a memory with us?
Pre-registration for the Summer Semester of English Conversation classes and Spanish Conversation classes begins Thursday, June 4, from 6 to 8pm, in St. Matthew's Education Center on 1726 N Street, NW. (Pre-inscripción para el Semestre de Verano de las clases de conversación en inglés empiezan este jueves, 4 de junio, de 6 a 8 de la tarde, en el Centro de Educación en 1726 N Street, NW.)
The Catholic Standard in its May 10, 2015 issue covered Cardinal Sean O'Malley's recent 175th Anniversary Address at the Cathedral, calling St. Matthew's a place "close to the heart" of the Boston Cardinal. View the article.