The Nantes Cathedral traces its history back to the 15th century and is considered a major national treasure.
The church was built in 1732 by Franciscan Father Francisco del Rosario
A dozen buildings fell victim of flames provoked by criminals in France in the last years.
“Masses will resume as normal in the parish hall beginning this evening,” the diocese communicated.
The Archbishop is to be accompanied by only a few people, in accordance with strict security regulations.
Five churches have already been destroyed in the region of Omoria in the first three months of this year.
Several places of worship, including at least three churches, were destroyed and burnt down during the riots.
The man justified his actions by explaining that he wanted to take revenge for the alleged burning of a copy of the Koran.