Upcoming Events

Apr 1
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Location: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Apr 1
2015

Holy Week Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer during Holy Week will be celebrated in The Basilica choir stalls located directly behind the High Altar...
Apr 1
2015

Weekday Eucharist

Locations: Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level
Apr 2
2015

Lenten Coin Banks and Lenten Reflection Booklets

Please bring your St. Vincent de Paul coin banks back to The Basilica on Holy Thursday. Every penny counts!
Apr 2
2015

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the Basilica choir stalls located behind the high altar. All are encouraged to attend.
Apr 2
2015

Holy Week Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer during Holy Week will be celebrated in The Basilica choir stalls located directly behind the High Altar...
Apr 2
2015

Crossroads Thursday Book Club - April 2015

Crossroads Thursday Book Club for AprilLove to read?  Join us the 1st Thursday of the Month, 10:00am, Cowley Center....
Apr 2
2015

Crossroads Book Club

Do you love to read?Join us the 1st Thursday of the month.  Members select a wide variety of books and participate in...
Apr 2
2015

Holy Week Noon Prayer

Holy Week Noon Prayer will be celebrated in The Basilica choir stalls located directly behind the High AltarParking
Apr 2
2015

Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord's Supper

Held in the Basilica church This service commemorates the last evening Jesus spent with his disciples. Following his...

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Celebration of the Easter Mass

Plan your visit: Holy Week

There are plenty of places to park but please allow yourself extra time to find parking. ...

Triduum/Easter Schedule

Triduum/Easter Sunday ScheduleHoly Thursday, April 2Noon - Midday Prayer                  7:00pm -...

Basilica to celebrate Palm Sunday March 29

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Basilica of Saint Mary will celebrate Palm Sunday of Our Lord’s Passion...

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The weather last week was absolutely remarkable. I bragged about it to my sister. She lives in...

Thoughts on the Readings for Palm Sunday (B) 2015

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

St. Vincent de Paul teaches us to see Christ in those who are sick, poor, and suffering. Radically...

Called to Humility

During a recent morning Mass Pope Francis preached on humility. And though this is a laudable...