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Cathedral - Wollongong

St Francis Xavier Cathedral Parish (1838),

Part of the Lumen Christi Catholic Parishes, Wollongong.

Cathedral - Wollongong

Sunday Mass Times

Sunday 7am
Sunday 10am
11.30am (Syro-Malabar Malayalam)
Saturday 5.30pm Vigil
Sunday 9am
11.30am (Spanish)
3pm (Latin)
Saturday 6pm Vigil
Sunday 8.30am
10am (Italian)
4.30pm (Vietnamese)

Weekday Mass times

Monday 7am
Tuesday 7am
12.30pm (University of Wollongong, Building 19, Room 26 during university terms)
Thursday 7am
10.30am Last Thursday of the Month (Towradgi Nursing Home)
Friday 7am
11am Last Friday of the Month (Links Seaside Aged Care)
Saturday 7am
9am Last Saturday of the Month (Diment Towers Nursing Home)

Christmas Eve: 6pm & 8pm Vietnamese
Christmas Day: 8:30am, 10am Italian & 7pm Vietnamese
Reconciliation: 16 Dec 3pm–4:30pm Vietnamese (1st Rite), 18 Dec 7pm–8pm (2nd Rite) & 22 Dec 5pm–6pm (1st Rite)

Christmas Eve: 5pm
Christmas Day: 9am
Reconciliation: 22 Dec 4:30pm (1st Rite)

Christmas Eve: 6:30pm Syro-Malabar
Christmas Day: 10am
Reconciliation: 18 Dec 6:30pm Syro-Malabar (1st Rite)

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Friday 11.30am - 12noon
Saturday 12noon - 1pm

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Friday 11am - 12noon

Other Parish Activity times

Morning Prayer 6:45am before all 7am Masses (excluding Sunday)
Rosary After all 7am Masses
Tuesday 3.30pm (McCabe Village)
Wednesday 11.40am


Bishop Emeritus Peter Ingham
Fr Ron Peters
Fr Sijo George Edakkudiyil

Other Staff

Mr Kevin Galea, Business Manager  |
Mr Thomas Smith, Assistant Manager |  
Mrs Leanne Burlin, Parishes Secretary | 
Mrs Cathy Zamroz, Pastoral Associate | 
Mr Neil Dwyer, Archivist | 
Sacristans of the Cathedral |