The Catholic University of America will celebrate the start of the academic year with its Mass of the Holy Spirit on Thursday, Aug. 30, at 12:10 p.m. in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Great Upper Church.
Mass will be celebrated by University Chaplain Rev. Jude DeAngelo, O.F.M. Conv.
University classes will be cancelled from 11:50 a.m. to 2:10 p.m. so that students, faculty, and staff may attend.