Saturday, June 20, 2015
50th Wedding Anniversary Masses
June 20th and June 21st, 2015
Cathedral of St. Patrick
5th Ave, between 50th and 51st Sts., New York, NY 10022
*Due to the large number of married couples celebrating their 50th Wedding
Anniversaries with us, two Masses will be celebrated in 2015 by His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal Dolan to
bless and honor these couples.
This program is designed to affirm the sacredness and indissolubility of the Sacrament of Marriage by
A special Mass for couples residing in the Archdiocese of New York who are celebrating their 50th
wedding anniversary in 2015* is held to publicly recognize their powerful witness to the importance and
permanence of marriage. The married couples have the opportunity as a group to renew their
wedding vows and receive a blessing from the Cardinal at the Cathedral of Saint Patrick. This Mass is
always a regular Sunday Mass which fulfills your Sunday obligation and follows the normal Sunday mass
*If you do not live within the Archdiocese of New York, (i.e. if you live in Brooklyn, Queens, or other states)
please check with your local parish or diocese to join in their 50th wedding anniversary celebrations.
This program provides a meaningful spiritual experience for the jubilarians and their families.
for the event at the Cathedral of St. Patrick will be made through the parishes. All couples should contact
the rectory for more information and to register.* About one month after the Golden Wedding
Anniversary Mass, a 50th Wedding Anniversary certificate will be sent to the mailing address that you
supplied. The Mass usually takes about an hour to an hour and fifteen minutes. Congratulations on this
beautiful testament to lifelong love and fidelity!
For additional questions please contact the Family Life
Respect Life Office at (646) 794-3185.