Upcoming Events

Apr 9 to May 22
2016

Pray to Love Exhibit

Pray to Love: The Annecy France Nun SeriesPhotographic Paintings by Anne GoetzeExhibit:  April 9—May 22, 2016Reception...
May 5
2016

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 5
2016

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the Basilica choir stalls located behind the high altar. All are encouraged to attend.
May 5
2016

Crossroads Book Club-May 2016

If you love to read, we'd be thrilled to have you a part of our monthly Crossroads Book Club!  Join us the first...
May 5
2016

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 5
2016

Archdiocesan Confirmation

As co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, The Basilica hosts several archdiocesan liturgies...
May 6
2016

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 6
2016

The Year of Mercy: Exposition and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

During The Year of Mercy, Exposition and Adoration occurs on the first Friday of the Month immediately after the 7:30am...
May 6
2016

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 6
2016

The Year Of Mercy: Stations of the Cross

During The Year of Mercy, Stations of the Cross are celebrated in the Basilica church on the first Friday of the month...

Recent News Posts

Protesters along Hennepin Avenue with The Basilica in the background

Plan Your Visit: Summer Construction

Summer is right around the corner and with the warmer temperatures also comes road construction....

Memorial Service for Kirk Washington, Jr.

Kirk Washington, Jr., a well-known Minneapolis artist, was killed in a tragic motor vehicle...
Interfaith Diaplogue

Building Bridges: Confronting Islamophobia

The Basilica held a lively interfaith event on Sunday, April 3rd: Building Bridges--Confronting...

Recent Blog Posts

Thoughts on the Readings for the 7th Sunday of Easter --- Ascension (C) 2016

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser: https://...

Inside Story: Supporting a Refugee Family in Minnesota

Are you interested in working on the refugee family committee, but a don't quite know what to...

Exploring the Mary Garden

Nestled in the north-west corner between The Basilica, the sacristy, and the rectory sits The...

Chancing our Hand

The Cathedral of Saint Patrick in Dublin, Ireland houses a somewhat unusual relic. It is not a bit...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 6th Sunday of Easter (C) 2016

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser. https://...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 5th Sunday of Easter (C) 2016

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser. https://...

Watching the Clock

In the years since I have been ordained I’ve always made it a practice wherever I’ve lived to...