Upcoming Events

Feb 19 to Apr 16
2017

Noah & the Ark Exhibition

Exhibition in John XXIII Gallery and Teresa of Calcutta HallJanuary 21 - April 16, 2017Imagined with a vast variety of...
Feb 20
2017

Basilica Offices and Campus Closed

The Basilica Offices and Campus will be closed for President’s Day.
Feb 20
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Feb 21
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Feb 21
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Feb 21
2017

Taizé Prayer with Opportunity for Individual Confessions

Held in the Saint Joseph Chapel, this service is characterized by mantra-like singing of simple, yet beautiful songs,...
Feb 21
2017

Mental Health Film Festival

2017 Mental Health Film FestivalAddiction Through the DecadesFebruary 7, 14, 21, 28, 6:30pmSaints...
Feb 22
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Feb 22
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Feb 23
2017

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level

Recent News Posts

Catholics at the Capitol

Catholics at the Capitol 2017

Minnesota’s bishops invite Catholics to protect life and human dignity by attending Catholics at...
Disability Awareness Committee Peggy Wolfe LaVail Valentines

Be Patient with One Another

Sharing a spirit of helpfulness-How many of us, as we were growing up, were told “patience is a...

2017 Catholic Services Appeal

Join us for the 2017 Catholic Services Appeal (CSA) kick-off Sunday, February 5. Archbishop Hebda...

Recent Blog Posts

View of the Basilica nave and sanctuary

Two Words: Time and Prayer

Perhaps it was the nasty tone of this year’s election, or perhaps people are just generally growing...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) 2017

For this Sundays readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser. https://...
Bronze Door of Basilica

Accessible and Welcoming to All

“Inclusivity” and “welcome” are two words deeply rooted in the values of The Basilica community. In...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) 2017

There is both a long form and short form of our Gospel this Sunday.  The remarks below are based on...

Call to Deep Love and Engagement

It seems way too easy to fall into conversations that expose confusion, tension or fear, these days...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) 2017

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

Love Always Prevails

“Let’s go and pray.” Inevitably, these were Sister Eusebia’s words shortly after we greeted one...