Upcoming Events

Apr 11 to Jun 4
2015

Illuminating our Faith

The Basilica of Saint Mary welcomes a new art exhibit – Illuminating our Faith – which will shine a light on the...
May 29
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 29
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 30 to May 31
2015

Second Collection: Nepal Relief Efforts

This second collection will help provide emergency support to those affected by the devastating earthquake in Nepal. A...
May 30
2015

Eucharist - Saturday Mass of Anticipation 5:00PM

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
May 31
2015

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
May 31
2015
May 31
2015

Sunday Eucharist

Held in the main body of the church. Click here for Information on this Mass Parking
May 31
2015

Blessing Of The Wheels

Get Rolling this Spring with the Blessing of the Wheels!We are expanding the former Blessing of the Bicycles to include...

Recent News Posts

Employment Ministry Cancellation May 14

The employment ministry class "Relationship Building" scheduled for May 14 has been cancelled due...

Spirit and Soul: Celebrating Black Performance Arts

The Basilica of Saint Mary and Minneapolis Community & Technical College (MCTC) present Spirit...

Easter Vigil in Pictures

Easter services took place on April 5 at The Basilica of Saint Mary.      

Recent Blog Posts

Construction Update on the Reardon Rectory

It has been a noisy last couple of weeks at the Reardon Rectory. The construction team continues...

Holy Trinity

Some years ago I was asked to give a tour of The Basilica to a group of lawyers, physicians,...

Thoughts on the Readings for the Solemnity of The Most Holy Trinity (B) 2015

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser.         ...
stained glass image of Holy Spirit

Come Holy Spirit

Many, many years ago I was asked to proclaim the first reading on the solemnity of Pentecost. I was...

Open to the Grace of God

I sometimes catch myself fantasizing about how wonderful it would be to be a monk in a Trappist...

Thoughts on the Readings for the Solemnity of Pentecost (B) 2015

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

Owen's Landmark Gift

In the fall of 2007 I was hired as The Basilica Block Party Intern.  If you would have asked me as...