Cathedral Staff

The Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson
Archbishop of Saint Louis


Cathedral Clergy

Most Reverend Robert J. Hermann
Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus in Residence

Reverend Monsignor Joseph M. Simon
Rector

Reverend Nicholas Smith
Associate Pastor & Archdiocesan Master of Ceremonies
Director, Office of Worship

Reverend Joseph Jiang
Associate Pastor

Deacon John Curtin
Permanent Deacon

Deacon John Stoverink
Permanent Deacon

Deacon Todd Shepherd
Transitional Deacon

Staff Contacts

Mr. Tom Fasl
Finance Manager
314-373-8200
tfasl@cathedralstl.org
Mrs. Laura Voegelie
Office Manager
314-373-8202
lvoegelie@cathedralstl.org
Ms. Mary Ann Fox
Events Manager
314-373-8208
maryannf@cathedralstl.org

Ms. Nicole Heerlein
Communications Specialist
314-373-8205
nheerlein@cathedralstl.org
Ms. Mary Moore, MSN ANP
Parish Nurse 

Sr. Pat Donnelly
Tours, Mosaic Museum, Gift Shop
314-373-8241
pdonnelly@cathedralstl.org

Dr. Horst Buchholz
Director of Sacred Music
314-373-8228
musicdirectorstl@gmail.com
Mrs. Karen Finnegan
Music Assistant
314-373-8227
music@cathedralstl.org
Mr. Benton Blasingame
Associate Organist
314-373-8229
bentonblasingame@gmail.com

Becoming Catholic

Becoming Catholic

Interested in Becoming Catholic? We invite you to contact us to meet with a member of the clergy to learn more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and the process of becoming a member of the Catholic Church.

Learn More about RCIA

Safe Environment

Safe Environment

The Cathedral Basilica follows the Archdiocese of St. Louis’ Safe Environment Program. The program is designed to help protect the youth, elderly, and vulnerable adults of our parish

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Gift Shop

Gift Shop

During your visit, you'll find hundreds of items in our Gift Shop, including spiritual keepsakes and unique souvenirs. You can find the gift shop off the west side of the vestibule on the main level of the Cathedral.

Go to Gift Shop Page