In celebration of the Mes Chamorro, the National Museum of the Dulce Nombre de Maria Cathedral Basilica will be opened for limited viewing. The museum will be opened on March 20-21 and from March 27- 31, 2021 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. The museum features important artifacts important to our Catholic Church history. Click here for more details.
The Cathedral-Basilica Pastoral Center will be closed on Monday March 1, 2021 in observance of Guam History and Chamorro Heritage Day. The office will resume operations on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Si Yu'us Ma'ase.
Our schedule for the Nightly Novenas & Masses starting Nov. 30. Please note that all Masses will be in the Main Church and Livestreamed on our Facebook & website. Our daily 12PM, noon Mass will be transferred to 5PM.
All Catholic Cemeteries and Private Cemeteries gates will be physically closed to visitors on Saturday, October 31, 2020, on Sunday, November 1, 2020, and on All Souls’ Day, Monday, November 2, 2020. The traditional mass at the cemeteries will be held at the Cathedral-Basilica. Please click here to read the press release.
Most Reverend Archbishop Michael J. Brynes releases an announcement that the Archdiocese of Agaña will return to celebrating the Holy Eucharist inside our churches following strict COVID-19 protocols. Please click here to read his latest message to the faithful of Guam. Details and updates for this weekend soon to come.
Please see the upcoming Cathedral-Basilica Parish Fiesta Schedule. Novenas will start at 12PM followed by the Mass. Until further notice, the Novena and Mass will be held in the Chapel of St. Therese. Details of the Festal Day will be announced as the day draws closer.
In the light of the latest Pastoral Letter from Archbishop Brynes, we the Clergy of Agana Cathedral-Basilica & Our Lady of Purification are making the following updates regarding the parking lot Masses and the reception of the Holy Communion for this coming Sunday, August 23, 2020, and for all our Weekday Masses thereafter.
To the faithful parishioners of Dulce Nombre de Maria Cathedral-Basilica, and to Our Lady of Purification, Maina, please note that in light of the uptick of positive cases on our island, and in an effort to adhere to the call to shelter in place, click here to read the latest update of Masses for this weekend for both parishes.