Ministries and Organizations

Archdiocesan and Cathedral Choirs

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Singers and instrumentalists wishing to join the Cathedral Choir, the Cathedral Instrumentalists, or the Archdiocesan Choirs should contact the Office of Sacred Music at 314-373-8228 for more information and to schedule an audition/interview. 

Liturgical Ministers for Sunday Mass

Lector

Lectors not only proclaim the Word of God, but they also communicate their own faith in that Word. And the Cathedral parish needs nearly 20 Communion Ministers each weekend to share the Body and Blood of Christ with their fellow worshippers at liturgies.  To join or learn more of this ministry, contact the parish office at 314-373-8202 or email [email protected].

Altar Servers

Altar Servers

Altar servers assist at Masses on weekends and special occasion, such as weddings and funerals. Open to adults and children in 5th grade and older.  For more information, contact Fr. Zac Povis at 314-373-8204 or [email protected].

Ushers and Greeters

Pews

Ushers and greeters exercise the ministry of hospitality of the Parish. Duties include welcoming the faithful, handing out weekly bulletins and worship sheets, answering questions, and gathering the gifts. For additional information, please contact Mary Ann Fox, Event Manager, at 314-373-8208 or [email protected].


Anima Christi

Anima Christi

Married and single adults in their 20’s and 30’s interested in growing the fellowship of our young adult community are invited to meet for dinner, prayer, and activities. For more information, email [email protected]

Men of the Cathedral

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A monthly program of Adoration and Dinner for all men, parishioners and guests of any age.  Held on the fourth Tuesday of each month, enjoy the fellowship of other Catholic men seeking religious fulfillment. For more information, contact Msgr. Henry Breier at 314-373-8206 or [email protected].

Women of the Cathedral

St. Monica

Women of the parish and its visitors meet on the third Wednesday of the month for Adoration in the Blessed Mother Chapel, followed by meetings, fellowship and dessert in Boland Hall.  For more information, contact Msgr. Greg Mikesch at 314-373-8207 or [email protected].

Legion of Mary

Blessed Mother Chapel

Members devote themselves to prayer and ministry by visiting shut-ins, contacting active and inactive Catholics, and new parishioners.  They provide information about the faith to non-Catholics.  Auxiliary members support active members through prayer. For information, contact the parish office at 314-373-8202 or [email protected].

St. Vincent de Paul Society

St. Vincent De Paul

Members of the Cathedral St. Vincent De Paul Society are committed to aiding fellow parishioners and neighbors with necessities such as food, clothing, utilities, and rent—all in the context of the Christian imperative. For more information, leave a message on the SVDP HotLine at 314-373-8288.

St. Patrick Center Casserole Program

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Casseroles and other offerings collected for delivery to St. Patrick Center on the second Friday of each month provides one week of dinners for the Women’s Shelter, and one night of dinners for the Men’s Alumni Club. For more information, email Skip & Nicki Batchelor at [email protected].

Gardening Angels

Gardenbench

This landscaping ministry is for those who like working outside and want to help maintain the parish grounds.  For additional information, please contact the parish office at 314-373-8202 or [email protected]

Tours & Hospitality

Tour Guide

The Cathedral hosts approximately 275,000 tourists and visitors annually.  Volunteers staff the Gift Shop and Museum, as well as provide guided tours. Training is provided.  For more information, contact Sr. Pat Donnelly at 314-373-8241 or [email protected].