Blue Mass to Honor First Responders


A Blue Mass honoring first responders for their service will be celebrated on Sunday, September 27 at 11:00 a.m. at Saint John Gualbert Cathedral in Johnstown.

The liturgy is open to all police, law enforcement, public safety, firefighters, and EMTs and their families. Nurses, respiratory therapists, and those health care workers who have worked so diligently during the coronavirus pandemic are also encouraged to attend.

Masks and social distancing will be required.

Please contact the Cathedral for seating reservations at (814) 539-2611 or

The Mass will also be broadcast live on WATM ABC 23 and rebroadcast that night at 9:00 p.m. on Atlantic Broadband channel 9.