A Year of Celebration May 5, 2021 to May 5, 2022

50 Years of Faith and Gratitude 1971-2021

Special Events

You are invited to attend special activities and lectures created especially for our Jubilee Year.

Sunday August 29
12:30 – 2:30 pm
The Architecture and Legacy of Pietro Belluschi Lecture
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Saturday Sept. 11Hispanic Day Mass
Sunday Sept. 24 Sistine Chapel Exhibit Opens – runs through January 2, 2022
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Friday October 1
Reception 7-10 pm
Cathedral Sacred Arts & Treasures Exhibit Opens
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Saturday October 2
11:00 AM
Rosary Rally
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Saturday October 2
7 – 10 pm
Cathedral Sacred Arts Exhibit Patrons’ Reception
Sunday October 3
12:30 – 2:30 pm
Preservation of Sacred Arts Treasures and History
Tuesday October 5
Last Day of Cathedral Sacred Arts Exhibit
Saturday October 9Blessing of the Animals
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Sunday October 31Art Lecture
Saturday November 6Requiem Mass and Collection for the Homeless
Sunday November 7Tribute to Rodriguez Moreno Lecture
Saturday December 4Guadalupana
Sunday December 12Mañanitas

Jubilee Celebration

Cocktails on the Plaza

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

5:00 to 7:00 PM

All proceeds from this event benefit the ministries of the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption.

$150 per person. Donations or sponsoring a clerical/religious guest also welcome!

If available, tickets may be purchased at the door.


Jubilee Lecture Series

May 31, 2021Historical Background & Belief in Saint Mary of the Assumption
Father Dorian Llywelyn
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August 29, 2021The Architecture and Legacy of Pietro Belluschi
Anthony Belluschi, Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA)
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November 7, 2021Tribute to Jorge Rodriguez Moreno
Mexican painter and muralist of the Mosaic Our Lady of Guadalupe for the Cathedral
Co-Presenter Marina Ruiz Rodriguez, Artists and Writer & Granddaughter of Jorge Rodriguez Moreno
Father Arturo Albano, Pastor and Rector on the Spitituality of Our Lady of Guadalupe
February 13, 2022The Origin of the Proper Texts of the Mass
Dr. Christoph Tietze will explore the origin of the proper texts of the Mass and sign copies of his book on this subject.
TBACathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption Video Project
Showcase of founders, clergy and helped create the Cathedral

Jubilee Exhibit of the Cathedral Sacred Arts Treasury & History

Sponsored by The California Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums

October 1 – 5, 2021

Volunteer Opportunities

Many options are available if you would like to help at the Cathedral.