'Come to me, all you who labour and are overburdened, and I will give you rest. Shoulder my yoke and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. Yes, my yoke is easy and my burden light.' Mt 11,28-30
The 21st Century in a Prehistoric Cave
Cave Church is a living imprint of our faith and the history of Hungary. The mystical atmosphere it exudes and the panoramic view of the Danube provide an exceptional tourist and mystical experience that everyone has to experience at least once in their lives!
Holy Mass Schedule
Weekdays: 8.30 a.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sundays: 8.30 a.m., 11 a.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tourists are not permitted in the church during holy mass. Christmas time holy mass schedule: 24th Dec: 6:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., 25th and 26th Dec: 8:30 a.m., 11:00 A.M., 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., 31th dec: 8:30 a.m., 5:00 p.m., 1st Jan: 8:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 5:00 p.m. és 8:00 p.m.. Blessed Advent, peaceful Christmas!
The inhabitants of Cave Church and Monastery: the Pauline monks
Hand-carved wooden statues and special Rosary beads from Hungary and Northern Italy
Request a Passage
Click here to request a Bible passage, different each time, and meant especially for you! Click here, read the passage, reflect on it, and treasure it in your heart.
Participate in the spiritual adoption program to a adopt a baby in his or her mother’s womb who is in danger of abortion. Pledge a daily prayer for an unknown baby for 9 months, and help give the baby’s parents peace and conciliation. There are countless examples of the power of the spiritual adoption prayer in saving lives! Start today!
The Path to Cleansing
Urban Pilgrimage on Gellért Hill Franciscan monk Csaba Böjte and Dávid Olaj, head of the Pauline Visitor’s Center, established the pilgrim’s way based on the Ten Commandments and Jesus’s commandment of love. The path starts at Cave Church and leads to Ferenciek tere, and is meant for both individuals and groups. “O Lord, use the commandments that lead to happiness to cleanse our hearts with goodness!” If you would like to know more about the pilgrimage or would like to purchase a guide book, please visit the Pauline Visitor’s Center.