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requiem mass for the homeless

Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone
cordially invites you to join him:


The Benedict Sixteen Choir and Orchestra 

Richard Sparks, Conductor | Frank La Rocca, Composer | James Matthew Wilson, Poet-In-Residence

“Join me to pray for the souls of all our brothers and sisters who died on the streets this past year: high and low, rich and poor, we pay our respect to the equal dignity of every human soul.” +Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone

Tickets Required. Space is Limited.

Saturday, the Sixth of November
Two Thousand Twenty-One
at Ten in the Morning

Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption
San Francisco, CA

We've prayed together for the souls of the homeless who died on the streets of San Francisco and beyond through Frank La Rocca's magnificent new Requiem Mass celebrated by Archbishop Cordileone and the magnificent Benedict Sixteen Choir, conducted by Richard Sparks.

What next? The after-conference.

You’re invited to attend the Requiem Mass After Conference at St. Patrick’s Seminary which will include a Tantum Ergo festival by three living Catholic composers at St. Patrick’s Seminary. 

Tickets are also required and registration is extremely limited so please register today.

If you are a music director, contact for a special invitation Sunday morning.

Read Archbishop Cordileone’s message on Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving. Inspired by the Patron Saints of the Homeless.