Catholic Cathedral İzmir

Opening hours

for personal prayer and visit

Monday to Saturday

(Except Sundays)
3.00 p.m - 5.00 p.m

Next Events


Friday 17 January, is the day of the commemoration of St. Anthony Abbot of Egypt. St. Anthony Abbot, is the patron saint of animals. On this occasion, through his intercession, the Catholic Church gives a special blessing to the animals. On the day of his liturgical memorial you can bring your pets safely for the blessing at 6.15pm (after the Holy Mass at 5.30pm).


The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Saturday 18 January - Aya Fotini Orthodox Church - 7.00 pm

Sunday 19 January - Anglican Church - 7.00 pm

Thursday 23 January - Buca Protestant Baptist Church - 7.00 pm

Saturday 25 January - Catholic Church of St. Polycarp - 7.00 pm

<<Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world. He is the one of whom I said,“A man is coming after me who ranks ahead of me because he existed before me.”

(John 1:29-34)


Among the seven churches of the Book of Revelation, the current Cathedral Basilica of St. John the Evangelist is the only one still in existence.  Here the Christian community, founded by John the Apostle, has its home and spiritual center to this day.  This church is also...


There is always Tea, Coffee and Conversation every Sunday after mass to strengthen our faith!!!


Weekly Celebrations


10:00 – Holy Mass (English)

12:00 – Holy Mass (Turkish)

Monday to Saturday:

17:00 – Holy Rosary (Turkish)

17:30 – Holy Mass (Turkish)


18:15 – Eucharistic Adoration

Beloved, let us love one another:
for love is of God;
and every one that loveth is born of God,
and knoweth God.
He that loveth not knoweth not God;
for God is love.(1John 4:7-8)