Welcome to the Adelaide Cathedral Parish

The Adelaide Catholic Cathedral Parish is made up of five worship communities utilising seven churches, including St Francis Xavier's Cathedral in Wakefield Street, city. The parish has grown significantly over the past few years as a result of the amalgamation of four former parishes with the Cathedral.

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Upcoming Calendar Events

Catechists and Religious Team Commissioning Mass

Event Date: 26 Feb 2017

Sunday February 26, 6pm in St Francis Xavier's Cathedral.

Stational Masses

Event Date: 03 Mar 2017

Click here for Stational Masses feature in The Southern Cross February edition –
As we prepare for the annual pilgrimage to Lenten Stational Masses in the Adelaide Archdiocese, Fr Anthony Kain reflects on the relationship between church buildings and the community of faith.




Pilgrimage program:

  • Friday March 3, 7pm Good Shepherd, Riverton (pictured)
  • Rite of Election - Sunday March 5, 2:30pm St Patrick’s Church, Grote St, Adelaide
  • Tuesday March 7, 7:30pm St Ann’s, Elizabeth
  • Thursday March 9, 7pm St Thomas of Aquinas, Naracoorte
  • Wednesday March 15, 7:30pm Our Lady of Dolours, Kingswood
  • Friday March 17, 7:30pm St John the Baptist, Plympton
  • Tuesday March 21, 7:30pm Our Lady of the Rosary, Prospect
  • Friday March 24, 7:30pm St Margaret Mary, Croydon
  • New Catholics Mass - Sunday May 7, 6pm St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral

Latest News

Day 12 – Royal Commission

D12 hearing heard from members of various religious institutes in Australia.

Fringe free lunchtime concerts

St Francis Xavier's Cathedral, 1pm, Wed Mar 8 – organist: Christopher Trikilis (checkout the program) and Wed Mar 15 – organist: David Heah.

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Lent 2017: The Pope proposes to see others as a gift