Welcome to the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, the seat of the Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee for over 150 years. The Cathedral is designed in an austere German style known as Zopfstil and built of Milwaukee brick. Since the laying of the cornerstone December 5, 1847, the exterior appearance has changed very little except Read More ...
Welcome to the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist!
Thank you for your interest in the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist. Whether you’re just visiting us for a brief time, looking for a new parish home, are returning to the practice of your Catholic faith or are interested in finding out more about the Catholic Church, we’re happy to have you here.
A parish is a community of believers and a spiritual family that is supportive and loving. It can be a place to grow spiritually, to put your faith in action, and to use our gifts of time and talent as disciples of Christ. We look forward to answering any questions you may have. In the meantime, please look through the resources we’ve made available here on our website!
Liturgy & Music
How to Make Arrangements for a Catholic Funeral
Join Fr. Jeff and Scott Eakins to lean more about making arrangements for a Catholic Funeral available to every baptized Catholic on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 7 to 8 pm in the Atrium. During this session they will discuss the importance of a Catholic Funeral Mass; sharing your wish for funeral Mass with loved ones; the Catholic Funeral (readings, prayers and music); and simple and personal arrangements. For more information contact Scott Eakins, Director of Liturgy at 414/276-9814, ext. 303.
Monday, May 30 is Memorial Day! Mass will be celebrated at 7:45 am in the Day Chapel. Please enter through the Chapel entrance off of the parking lot or back door to the Cathedral (all other entrances will remained locked). There will be no Mass at 5:15 pm and the Parish Office will be closed. Parish Offices reopen on Tuesday at 8:00 am.
St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians
Join Bob Titley, Dennis Callies and George Ryan on Sundays, June 5 and 12 in the North Meeting Room for a two part series on Paul’s letter to the Galatians. In this series participants will begin to understand and appreciate the context and insights of Paul’s letter. Due to the nature of the workshop, the presenters ask that you commit to both sessions. For more information or to register, contact Pat Wisialowski, Pastoral Associate at 414/276-9814, ext. 302.
Opportunities to Volunteer at the Cathedral
Cathedral parishioners and friends may volunteer to help with various events and projects at the Cathedral Parish by using the ivolunteer website. Please check the list regularly – since new opportunities are added on a regular basis. If you have any trouble using the system or need more information – please call Helen Gadbois at 414/276-9814, ext. 304 or dial direct: 414/238-2704. Thank you for your interest in being a volunteer at the Cathedral!