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 25
2015

Memorial Day Mass

There are no Masses celebrated at The Basilica of Saint Mary on Memorial Day. Mass will be celebrated at our sister...
May 26
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 26
2015

Liturgical Environment: Preparation for Ordinary Time

Join a team of volunteers who help transition the liturgical environment of The Basilica from the season of Easter to...
May 26
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 27
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 27
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 28
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
May 28
2015

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the Basilica choir stalls located behind the high altar. All are encouraged to attend.
May 28
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level

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

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...

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

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser.http://...
Sacred Heart of Jesus stained glass window

Christ Came to Redeem Us All

I have been using the same books to pray the Liturgy of the Hours (formerly the Breviary) for over...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 6th Sunday of Easter (B) 2015

For this Sunday’s readings, click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser.  http...
Photo Exterior Statue of Mary Comfort of the Afflicted

Ask Mother Mary for Help

“Ask Mother Mary for help.”  With these words my grandmother always sent me along, either to school...