Upcoming Events

Feb 6
2016

Funeral Planning Workshop

 Johan van Parys will lead a workshop on the preparation of funerals. Rather than making some hurried choices at a time...
Feb 6
2016

Eucharist: Saturday Mass of Anticipation 5:00PM

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for information on this Mass. Parking
Feb 6
2016

Sweetheart Bingo & Meat Raffle

Sweetheart Bingo & Meat RaffleSaturday, February 6, 2016 6-9pmBasilica Lower LevelJoin us for Mass and stay for...
Feb 7
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for information on this Mass. Parking
Feb 7
2016
Feb 7
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
Feb 7
2016

Archdiocesan Confirmation

As co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, The Basilica hosts several archdiocesan liturgies...
Feb 7
2016

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
Feb 7
2016

Sunday Eucharist

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

Recent News Posts

Refugee Sponsorship Progress

In this Year of Mercy, The Basilica has continued to work on its initiative to sponsor a Refugee...

Winter Weather Cancellations

The Basilica of Saint Mary will close at 3pm Tuesday, February 2. There are a number of evening...

Ash Wednesday Mass Schedule

Ash Wednesday services will be held at The Basilica on Wednesday, February 10 at 7:00am, Noon, 5:...

Recent Blog Posts

Nursery Children

Seeing the Bigger Picture

A couple weeks ago when I was driving back to The Basilica I heard a news report on coloring books...
Umbrelina

On Active Participation in the Liturgy

Recently a young man approached me following one of our Sunday liturgies. He asked if we needed him...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2016

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

Ordinary or Original

On the feast of the Epiphany, one of the children in our Learning programs asked when we could go...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2016

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

Abstract Art in Church?

In a few weeks we will celebrate Ash Wednesday and thus begin Lent. That is the time when Lucinda...

Little Actions, Big Impact

The little things in life can be the most powerful.  I have witnessed this first-hand while...