Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Holy Week – Cathedral of Mary Our Queen

Livestreaming Masses with Archbishop William E. Lori 

Holy Week liturgies will be livestreamed on this page, at www.archbalt.org/online-mass and on the cathedral’s webcast page here. The Easter Sunday Mass will also be broadcast live on WBAL-TV, Channel 11 in Baltimore. 

Holy Thursday, April 9

  • Livestreamed Morning Prayer: 7 am
  • Livestreamed Solemn Mass of the Lord’s Supper: 7:30 pm with Archbishop Lori, Celebrant 
  • Livestreamed Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament until Midnight, closing with Night Prayer

Good Friday, April 10

  • Livestreamed Morning Prayer: 7 am
  • Livestreamed Solemn Celebration of the Lord’s Passion: 3 pm with Archbishop Lori, Celebrant 
  • Livestreamed Stations of the Cross: 6 pm

Holy Saturday, April 11

  • Livestreamed Morning Prayer: 7 am
  • Livestreamed Solemn Easter Vigil Mass: 8 pm with Archbishop Lori, Celebrant

Easter Sunday, April 12

  • Livestreamed Mass at noon (NEW TIME) with Archbishop Lori, Celebrant
  • Broadcast live on WBAL Channel 11
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Daily Reflections

 

Each day, Archbishop William E. Lori offers a reflection on the liturgical readings or other topics. Click play on the accompanying video to watch today’s reflection. For more, click here.

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Catholic Baltimore

Catholic Baltimore is a weekly radio production of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

As parishes and families prepare for Holy Week without the public celebration liturgies due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Department of Evangelization has launched At Home with Your Faith, with resources for families of all types, and parishes are trying creative ways to stay connected to the faithful. We speak with John Romanowsky and Edward Herrera of the Evangelization Department and Monsignor Rob Jaskot and Karen Nelson of the Pastorate of St. Francis-St. Mary and Holy Family in Petersville and Middletown.

 

Featured Homily

Priests and deacons throughout the Archdiocese of Baltimore provide wonderful spiritual insights through their homilies and reflections.

Press play below to listen to this week’s featured homily from Father James Boric, rector of the Baltimore Basilica. For more homilies and podcasts from across the archdiocese, click here.

Walk with us as we explore death and the feelings of loss by those of us left behind

HOW WE GRIEVE

A production of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, “How We Grieve” interviews Christians about their experiences of grief and loss. Hosted by Edward Herrera, HWG asks questions that are helpful to those experiencing loss and friends and family who want to comfort them.

Listen to the Podcasts here
Wednesday of Holy Week

TODAY'S READINGS

“Amen, I say to you, one of you will betray me.”

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Financial Transparency

The Archdiocese of Baltimore is committed to financial transparency and accountability. It strives to ensure good stewardship of the funds entrusted to its parishes, schools and central services.

For information about annual reports, financial statements and more, click here.  

 

Accountability

Repentance,  Reform and  Renewal

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Legacy Continues

New Catholic school on track for Baltimore

On Oct. 23, Archbishop William E. Lori broke ground on Mother Mary Lange Catholic School, the first Catholic elementary school to be built in the city in 60 years! 

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Promise to Protect and Promote Healing

Watch video interviews with key figures and access fact sheets, statements, news articles and other resources here.

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We are called to be a light brightly visible, not to proclaim ourselves but to proclaim Christ Jesus as Lord.”
– Archbishop William E. Lori 

Archbishop William E. Lori offers his homily during the opening Mass of the 136th Supreme Convention of the Knight of Columbus at the Baltimore Convention Center August 7. (Kevin J. Parks/CR Staff)

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