“Since faith is a light, it draws us into itself, inviting us to explore ever more fully the horizon which it illumines, all the better to know the object of our love. Christian theology is born of this desire. Clearly, theology is impossible without faith; it is part of the very process of faith, which seeks an ever deeper understanding of God’s self-disclosure culminating in Christ. It follows that theology is more than simply an effort of human reason to analyze and understand, along the lines of the experimental sciences. God cannot be reduced to an object. He is a subject who makes himself known and perceived in an interpersonal relationship. Right faith orients reason to open itself to the light which comes from God, so that reason, guided by love of the truth, can come to a deeper knowledge of God.”
~POPE FRANCIS, ENCYCLICAL LETTER LUMEN FIDEI, 36
Welcome to Saint Joseph Cathedral, the Mother Church for the Diocese of Columbus. Saint Joseph Cathedral is home in service to its Bishop and in service to the community, as a beacon for all dimensions of liturgical life.
Saturdays 5:15 p.m.
Sundays 8:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 5:15 p.m.
Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m., 12:05 p.m.
Wednesdays : 7:30 a.m., 12:05 p.m. and at 5:15 p.m.
Holidays: 7:30 a.m.
For the full schedule of Masses, and vigils visit our Mass Times page.
Join the Cathedral Parish
We would love for you to join the St. Joseph Cathedral parish. Introduce yourself to one of the clergy members at the back of the Cathedral after any Mass and take a moment to fill out our Parishioner Registration form.
As a registered parishioner you are instrumental in helping us build a better community through faith, camaraderie and service to others.
Participate in our Cathedral Community
There are many ways to participate in our Cathedral Community. Go beyond attending Mass and engage the cathedral community to make life long friends who share our values and are the living liturgy of Christ. There is so much to explore as part of a Cathedral community which is dedicated to Liturgy, Arts, Music, Education and Social Justice. At St. Joseph Cathedral we have over 20 different groups for you to participate in, come and broaden your spiritual life!