Welcome to St. Matthew Cathedral

St. Matthew Cathedral Parish is a welcoming Roman Catholic church in South Bend, Indiana serving as the co-cathedral for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend under Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades.  We are rooted in worship of the Father, through the Son, in the power of the Holy Spirit, through honoring the Eucharist in Holy Mass.  As we open our hearts to growth in holiness we in turn reach out in charitable service to the poor.


Easter Parish Potluck – Wednesday, May 13

Please join us for the next parish potluck on Wednesday, May 13th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Dianne Phillips will be speaking on Images of the Resurrected Christ. You won’t want to miss it! The parish will provide the main dish – please bring a side or dessert to share. Childcare will be provided during the presentation. Questions? Contact Mary Ann Wilson at faith@nullstmatthewcathedral.org.

Happy Easter!

On behalf of Msgr. Michael, Fr. Chris and the Cathedral Staff, we wish you a very happy and holy Easter!

Alleluia! He is risen!

Door-to-Door Outreach to take place in Easter Season

“I want the Church to go out into the streets!” -Pope Francis
At the summons of Pope Francis, we are undertaking a Door-to-Door Outreach this Easter season to all registered parishioners. We’re visiting people’s homes to hear about parishioners’ experiences at St. Matthew and see if there are any needs that we can be meeting better, to offer prayers for each home we visit, and to invite everyone to be an active part of the parish community
Have you been coming to Mass at St. Matthew and haven’t gotten around to registering? Register here.
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Join us for Hearts on Fire Bible Study – Sunday mornings at 10:10 a.m.

“Were not our hearts burning within us while he spoke to us on the way and opened the Scriptures to us?” (Luke 24:32)

Come join us for the Hearts on Fire Bible Study where we share the words of  the disciples on the road to Emmaus, seeing how Christ speaks to us through the Scriptures and the journeys of our daily lives. We meet Sunday mornings after the 9 a.m. Mass in the music room of the school and delve into the Mass readings of the day.  All are welcome, and refreshments and childcare are provided.

Questions? Contact faith@nullstmatthewcathedral.com. We hope to see you there!

High School Youth Group – Small Groups and Large Group Opportunities!

All high schoolers are welcome to join the St. Matthew Youth Group! Large group gatherings take place the first Sunday evening of the month from 6:30 -8:00 p.m. in the school gym (with an optional dodgeball throwdown following).

All teens are also welcome to join a weekly small group. For more information, please contact Ash & Sarah Scarbrough at 317-426-0295 or ash.scarbrough@nullgmail.com.

Mass Schedule

Sunday Liturgies:
Saturday: 4:30pm
Sunday: 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am & 5:30pm
Weekday:  7:00am & 5:30pm
Saturday:  7:00am

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Daily Readings


Weekdays: Following 7am Mass
Saturdays: Following 7am Mass and 11:00am – 12:00 noon
Parish Registration

 You can register at the cathedral parish online or by visiting or calling the church office. We look forward to welcoming you!