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 1
2016

Snack Pack for Ascension School

A child's summer break is usually characterized by fun, sun, and pure bliss. But for some who live in unstable food...
May 1
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for information on this Mass. Parking
May 1
2016
May 1
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
May 1
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
May 1
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
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

Archdiocesan Confirmation

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

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

Exploring the Mary Garden

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

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

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

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Watching the Clock

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

Thoughts on the Readings for the 4th Sunday of Easter (C) 2016

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Interfaith Diaplogue

Reflection on Islamophobia

Parishioner Nick Hansen is a member of The Basilica Refugee Committee.  He shares his reflections...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 3rd Sunday of Easter (C) 2016

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