Bishop John T. Folda and the faithful of Fargo welcome you to the Cathedral of St. Mary. We hope that your time in our Mother Church may be an opportunity to join in fellowship of our faith and joy in Jesus Christ.  Please enjoy the beauty of the Cathedral dedicated to our Blessed Mother.  

See our Events tab for a list of current activities in our parish. For our online giving, click the green 'online giving' button on the right.  

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August 15—The Feast of the Assumption is a Holy Day of Obligation this year. Our Mass schedule:

7pm Vigil on Wednesday August 14

7am, 9am (Latin), 12:10pm, 7pm—All on August 15.

Confessions at 6:30am and 11am-12pm as usual. Our

parish office will be closed on Thursday August 15.


St. Mary’s Cathedral BBQ Fundraiser and Social—Sunday, August 25 from 11am-1:30pm in our front circle. This is a great day to enjoy many different types of delicious BBQ, get to know your fellow parishioners, and raise money for our parish. We need parishioners to bring BBQ!! You can bring your meats along with your grill for the afternoon, or donate meat to be grilled (chicken, pork, beef, ribs, sausages—whatever is easy for you). Please call the parish office if you are bringing BBQ. We also need volunteers for serving and clean-up. Please call the office if you can help!


Lifetouch Directory—Be a part of our updated Cathedral of St. Mary directory. We encourage you to invite loved ones to join your photography session! Sessions begin Tuesday September 24 through Thursday September 26. Click here to sign up!