Masses, Stations of the Cross, meditations in livestreams, on YouTube

A Maryland Catholic watches from a computer screen a March 22, 2020, livestream Mass, celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Parish in Gaithersburg, Md. (CNS photo/Chaz Muth)

Updated April 10

By Catholic News Service

WASHINGTON (CNS) — As the coronavirus persists in the United States, the number of Masses, Stations of the Cross, meditations and other devotions being livestreamed by U.S. dioceses, parishes and other groups around country continues to grow, especially during this Holy Week.

Churches remain closed to public celebration of the Mass, including the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, the nation’s preeminent Marian shrine, which is normally open to visitors 365 days of the year. It invites all Catholics to join its celebration of the Holy Triduum virtually via its website:

St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City also has been livestreaming Holy Week liturgies,

The homepage of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities,, has links to livestreamed Masses at Jesuit college and university churches and chapels for Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday.

Among other Catholic universities and colleges offering virtual Triduum services is Villanova University in Pennsylvania, which will livestream Easter Sunday Mass via this link: (Scroll down to Holy Week Mass).

Via its website,, National Catholic Reporter, an independent biweekly newspaper based in Kansas City, Missouri, is sharing a liturgy resource for an Easter Triduum virtual celebration put together by board member and composer Dan Schutte. The direct link to this is: The NCR site has articles on the Triduum by Schutte.

An online database called “With Your Spirit” — — lists livestreamed Masses around the country and allows Catholics to add Masses and other online services they know of to the database, which has been compiled by Michael Bayer, director of evangelization and adult formation at St. Clement Catholic Church in Chicago, with the help of many volunteers.

Here’s a sampling of other online liturgies and devotions around the country:

Eastern Time Zone

Archdiocese of Philadelphia, at least 65 parishes to date are livestreaming daily and Sunday Masses plus other devotions ( is posting a running list):

Diocese of Manchester, N.H.:

Diocese of Portland, Maine:

Archdiocese of Boston’s CatholicTV Network has daily Mass in English and Spanish (Viewers can watch at any time):

Diocese of Brooklyn, New York, offers Mass in seven languages, both live and recorded:


Diocese of Rochester, New York, live streaming events from Stations of the Cross, Sunday Masses, Palm Sunday, chrism Mass and more:; viewers also can find livestreams here:

Ukrainian Catholic Diocese of Stamford, Connecticut:

Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh Divine Liturgies:

Daily Mass in Armenian rite:

Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Mass in English and Spanish:

Diocese of Columbus, Ohio, daily and Sunday Masses:

St. Augustine’s, Mother Church of African American Catholics in Washington:

Diocese of Charlotte, North Carolina:

Diocese of Raleigh, North Carolina, resources:

Diocese of Orlando, Florida:

Archdiocese of Miami, online Masses in these languages:
Creole: 9 a.m. Sunday:

Archdiocese of Detroit:

Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle, Southfield, Michigan:
Live streaming Sunday Masses:
Live streaming daily Masses on our Facebook and YouTube channels.

Central Time Zone

Archdiocese of Milwaukee:

St. John’s Abbey, livestream daily 5 p.m.; Saturday: 10:30 a.m.; Sunday 11:30 a.m.:

Archdiocese of Chicago Sunday Masses in English, Spanish and Polish (anytime)

Archdiocese of Dubuque, Iowa, Mass in English, Spanish, also rosary

Archdiocese of St. Louis:

Archdiocese of New Orleans:

Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, Louisiana:

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, English and Spanish:
Mass in Vietnamese:

Diocese of Dallas, live and recorded, English and Spanish:

Mountain Time Zone

Diocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Mass in English and Spanish,

Archdiocese of Denver:

Diocese of Salt Lake City:

Diocese of Phoenix:

Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, livestream of Sunday Mass with Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades: (He also will lead Stations of the Cross April 3)

Pacific Time Zone

Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon, Sunday Mass 11 a.m.:

Archdiocese of Seattle, daily Mass 8:30 a.m.:

Archdiocese of San Francisco:

Archdiocese of Los Angeles, 7 a.m. Spanish; 10 a.m. English:

Diocese of San Diego Diocese, English, Spanish, Vietnamese:

Alaska Time Zone

Diocese of Fairbanks, English and Spanish:

Hawaii Time Zone

Diocese of Honolulu:

Sign Language

Other Devotions

Stations of the Cross by Diocese of Little Rock, Arkansas, (anytime, recorded meditations):

Meditation/Daily Readings:

Oregon Catholic Press:
Resources for parishes:
Resources for home:

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