Friday Artist Series, Friday, December 19th, 12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Will feature members of the Green Bay Symphony Orchestra. Come and enjoy some beautiful Christmas music!

Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral

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The Most Reverend David L. Ricken, DD, JCL

Rector and Pastor

Reverend Joseph E. Dorner


Reverend Brian S. Belongia


Mr. Thomas J. Mahoney

Mr. Conrad J. Kieltyka


Green Bay Diocesan Museum open every Sunday after 9 a.m. Mass to Noon


Cathedral Church is open M-F from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come, visit and pray!




As the Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Green Bay, Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral is the example of joyful faithfulness to Jesus Christ and His Catholic Church to all peoples and parishes within our Diocese.  The Cathedral was consecrated on November 20, 1881 and is the home of the Green Bay Diocese Museum.  The facility is open at 10 am weekdays. Guided tours may be arranged through the parish office.

Music Ministry serves from the choir loft



We offer many ways to worship God including Daily Mass, Adoration & Benediction each Wednesday, Saturday Vigil and Sunday Masses.  Please join us in prayer or visit our Mary's or Rosary Garden.


We serve the community through Saint Vincent De Paul, NEW Shelter meals, Sacraments of Baptism, Penance, First Eucharist, Confirmation, Matrimony and Anointing of the Sick.  Other ministries include Music, Liturgical, Call to Holiness, Welcoming, Evangelization, Youth, Women's Group and Esto Vir Men's Group.

Cathedral Christmas Masses - 12/04/2014

Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral Christmas Masses will be held on Christmas Eve 4 p.m., 9 p.m. Channel 5 televised Mass and 9 a.m. Mass on Christmas Day. Bishop Ricken will be the main celebrant for 9 p.m. and 9 a.m. Masses.

Disciples on the Way - Holy Hour - 12/04/2014

As part of the Disciples on the Way, Bishop Ricken has requested that each parish in the Diocese of Green Bay hold a monthly Holy Hour. The Holy Hour at the Cathedral will be held every second Wednesday of the month from 7 - 8 p.m. Dec. 10 is the first.

New Year's Eve Mass - 12/04/2014

Come and ring out the old year and ring in the new year! Midnight Mass at the Cathedral on Jan. 1, 2015 preceded by a Holy Hour of Adoration and offering the sacrament of Confession.