St. Paul of the Cross Monastery

Masses, Confessions, Novena Services are canceled from Monday May 20th till and including Friday, May 24th. Our regular schedule of Masses and confessions resumes on Saturday, May 25th. An exception! Fr. Joe said he will offer a 12:10 Mass each day Monday through Friday, May 20 -24.

MASS SCHEDULE

Saturday Vigil - 5:00pm

Sunday - 8:00am & 10:00am

Monday - 8:00am, 10:00am, 2:oopm, 5:30pm 

(Novena Service with each)

Tuesday- 7:30am & 12:10pm

Wednesday - 12:10pm

Thursday - 7:30am & 12:10pm

Friday -  7:30am & 12:10pm

Saturday – 8:00am

Holidays determined individually

CONFESSION AVAILABLE

In the church confessionals:

Saturdays - 3pm to 4pm

Mondays – after each of the 4 Novena Masses


At the front office confessional:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 

9:00am to 5:00pm

Wednesday – 1:00pm to 5:00pm


Sundays and Holidays front office is closed.

Monastery Updates   5.6.2024

Dear Friends:
SCHEDULE CHANGES – Due to the PASSIONIST ASSEMBLY:  Our Superior has called a meeting of all the professed Passionists in the eastern United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. We meet in Jamaica, NY from May 21 to 23. Fr. Joe at 88 is excused. Fr. Richard is getting through a knee replacement and cannot drive. The rest of us head to New York on the 20th and return by the 24th. Masses, Confessions, Novena Services are canceled from Monday May 20th till and including Friday, May 24th. Our regular schedule of Masses and confessions resumes on Saturday, May 25th. An exception! Fr. Joe said he will offer a 12:10 Mass each day Monday through Friday, May 20 -24. Thank you, Joe.

148 Monastery Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15203


Welcome to St. Paul of the Cross Monastery in the historic South Side neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA. We hope the monastery can become for you a place where you can experience God’s love.

Retreat Center

Paul of the Cross, founder of the Passionists, always wished his monasteries to be places of hospitality. The same applies for our retreat center. We have a variety of retreats for men, women, mothers and daughters, fathers and sons, and many day events as well. 

ST. PAUL OF THE CROSS MONASTERY 148 MONASTERY AVENUE, PITTSBURGH, PA, 15203, UNITED STATES (412) 381-1188