Important Information 

No Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish Saturday 5.30pm Vigil Mass this weekend.

All are invited to attend the installation of St Teresa’s Catholic Church, Karori as the Pro-Cathedral for the Wellington Catholic Archdiocese. 5.30pm at St Teresa’s Catholic Church,
301 Karori Road, Karori

Wellington Central Pastoral Area Christmas Timetable is available here.

From Monday 19 November 2018 the Cathedral Chapel will reopen. The main body of the Cathedral remains closed.

Parish Masses continue. Please see below.

    • Information for parishioners and Cathedral visitors is available here.
    • Doors close at Metropolitan Cathedral – Media Statement is available here.
Please Note: New Mass locations:

From 1 November 2018

Masses: 10:30am, 7:00pm
St Mary’s College Hall

Mass: 8:00am & 12:10pm  Blessed Sacrament Chapel (Sacred Heart Cathedral)

Mass: 8:30am Blessed Sacrament Chapel (Sacred Heart Cathedral)

Mass: 5:30pm (Sunday anticipatory)
St Mary’s College Hall

* On occasions when no priest is available a Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion may replace the Mass.

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Welcome to the Roman Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Wellington. Located in the parliamentary precinct, together with our sister Anglican Cathedral at the other end of Hill Street, Sacred Heart Cathedral plays an important part in the life of the City of Wellington and of New Zealand.

The Cathedral is an architectural gem and a place of beauty which inspires many. Here you will find a place of spiritual enrichment and a warm welcome whether you come here for worship, a concert, a pilgrimage, or time out from the busy city life. It is a sanctuary open to all.


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