Holy Family Cathedral, Anchorage, Alaska – Address, Contacts
Holy Family Cathedral is located in 800 West Fifth Avenue, Anchorage and belongs to the Archdiocese of Anchorage in Alaska 99501, United States of America (USA).
Street Address: 800 West Fifth Avenue
Anchorage, Alaska 99501, United States of America (USA)
Phone Number: (907)276-3455
Email Address: pending update
Archdiocese Belongs to the Archdiocese of Archdiocese of Anchorage
Google Map Coordinates -1.286864, 36.821161
Holy Family Cathedral Anchorage Mass Schedule
Sunday-7:30 AM 9:30 AM 12:00 PM 2:00 PM Spanish 4:00 PM Latin Dominican Rite-6:00 PM
(Mon-Fri)-7:00 AM-12:10 PM
Saturday- 9:00 AM-5:30 PM Vigil Mass
Holy Family Cathedral Anchorage Parish Office Days and Hours
(Monday – Friday- 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (closed 12:00- 1:00 pm)
Parish Confession Days and Time
(Mon-Fri)- 11:30 AM
Saturday: 8:30 AM-4:00 PM
Holy Family Cathedral Anchorage Chapel Adoration Schedule
Friday: 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Parish Short History
Holy Family parish and Anchorage were established the same year.
John Vander Pol,S.J.as sent to Alaska to investigate the need for a parish in the new settlement leading to Construction of the new church which begun in September 1915 and completed on December 15 of the same year. It was the first ever church building constructed in Anchorage.
It was through the pastorate of the Rev. Robert Dermot Flanagan, S.J. that the present church was built.
The first mass was celebrated within the unfinished basement on Gregorian calendar month fourteen, 1947,enabling the parish to use main church by the top of the subsequent year and by 1966, the Holy See created the bishopric of Anchorage.
Making Holy Family church a cathedral with the institution of the new bishopric.
In 1981, the Cathedral was the host church for the visit of Pope John Paul II to Anchorage, that attracted a crowd calculable at regarding eighty,000 people.