50 Franklin St.
Buffalo, NY 14202
Phone: (716) 854-5855
Fax: (716) 854-5861
Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, Th.D.
14th Bishop of Buffalo
Most Reverend Edward U. Kmiec, D.D.
Bishop Emeritus of Buffalo
Rev. Msgr. David S. Slubecky, JCL, STL
Vicar General, Moderator of the Curia
Father Peter J. Drilling
Rev. Robert A. Wozniak
Schedule of Masses
Saturdays: 4:30 p.m. Mass (excluding Holy Saturday)
Sundays: 8:00 a.m.: Mass, 10:30 a.m.: Mass (Choir)
Weekdays (M-F): 7:30 a.m.: Mass, 12:05 p.m.: Mass
Confessions are heard after weekday Masses on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
St. Joseph Cathedral is wheelchair accessible.
Read the Cathedral Bulletin Online
The Centennial Organ
The Hook and Hastings Organ in St. Joseph's Cathedral has rendered service to the Church and community for over 124 years. It has become part of the foundation and fabric of the Cathedral, sounding forth daily since its installation in 1877. Historians recognize it as one of the finest surviving examples of late 19th century American organs. Read more
St. Joseph Cathedral Documentary
Daybreak TV Productions of the Diocese of Buffalo has produced a 30 minute documentary entitled "St. Joseph Cathedral." The purpose of this program is to look at the history of the cathedral and the role it plays in the diocese. St Joseph Cathedral was the result of the vision of Buffalo's first bishop, Bishop John Timon. It was his intention to build this cathedral "as a grateful monument in honor of our Savior." For more information visit www.daybreaktv.org
Are you Interested In Becoming Catholic?
For information regarding Inquiry sessions contact the Diocesan Office of the Catechumenate at 716-847-5546.
Daily programs for St. Joseph Cathedral and St. Joseph House of Prayer
Downtown workers and all interested persons are invited to attend the programs offered at St. Joseph Cathedral and in St. Joseph House of Prayer at 76 Church Street. The following programs are open to all and take place between
12:45 p.m. and 1:45 p.m.
The St. Gianna Pregnancy Outreach Center is now located at the St. Joseph House of Prayer. The center offers support to pregnant women and their children. For more information, please call 716-847-2205. The center is a ministry of the Office of Pro-Life Activities of the Diocese of Buffalo.
Events at St. Joseph House of Prayer home of the St. Gianna Pregnancy Outreach Center, 76 Church Street from
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Information: 716-847-2205.
Monday Small Group Bible Study - 12:45 p.m. in St. Joseph House - Using study material provided through the Little Rock Scripture Series, this small group meets to share the results of praying, reading and reflecting on Scripture. Topic: "Revelation" presented by Sister Eleanor Thielman. New members welcome.
Tuesday St. Gianna Pregnancy Outreach 9:30am-2:30pm
Wednesday Appointments with Deacon Michael Dulak and Cheryl Calire - 1:30pm-3:30pm
Thursday St. Gianna Pregnancy Outreach 9:30am-2:30pm
Friday Support Group meetings/appointments - TBA - by appointments
Daily (Mon-Fri): Mass in the Lady Chapel at 7:30 a.m. and 12:05 p.m.
Sacrament of Reconciliation Monday, Wednesday, and Friday following 12:05 p.m. Mass.
Please Note: You may park in the lot at no charge. Please make sure to bring in the ticket for validation.
St. Joseph Cathedral offers one program of Scripture Study: Little Rock Scripture Series - Each Monday at 12:45 p.m. in St. Joseph House of Prayer. Using study material provided through the Little Rock Scripture Series, this small group meets to share the results of praying, reading and reflecting on Scripture. New members welcome.