Upcoming Events

May 26
2017

Centering Prayer

Find your inner silenceConsider joining us for Centering Prayer. Contemplative Prayer Group...
May 27
2017

EC3HO | East Central Children's Chorus Honors Organization

Missa Choralis Series | 2016-2017 Series Saturday, May 27 | 5:00pm Mass of Anticipation...
May 29
2017

Memorial Day

The Basilica offices will be closed for Memorial Day. 
May 29
2017

Memorial Day Mass

Mass will only be celebrated at 9:30am in the Saint Joseph Chapel, ground Level. There will no 7:00am or Noon this day.
Jun 1
2017

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the choirs stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Jun 1
2017

Crossroads Book Club - June, 2017

Do you love to read?  If so, please consider joining the Crossroads Book Club for lively book discussions and quality...
Jun 1
2017

Crossroads Book Club - June 2017

You are cordially invited to join the Crossroads Book Club if you enjoy reading a wide variety of books and like...
Jun 1
2017

Pathways Faith-Based Life Skills Classes

Make a positive change in your life in just 10 weeks! Did you know that every Thursday evening from 6-...
Jun 2
2017

Centering Prayer

Find your inner silenceConsider joining us for Centering Prayer. Contemplative Prayer Group...

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Meet Our New Presiders

As a vibrant co-cathedral parish with almost 6,500 families and one priest, we rely on additional...
Basilica Music and Arts Immersion Camp

Music and Art Immersion Camp Registration Open

Youth in grades 4-8 will enjoy a week of Music and Art Immersion Camp, complete with field trips to...
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BASILICA Magazine Spring 2017

The Basilica of Saint Mary proudly releases BASILICA Magazine, Spring 2017: A Revolution of Love...

Recent Blog Posts

Big God - Big Church

In a few weeks, from June 18 - June 22, the priests of our Archdiocese will gather at the Kahler...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 7th Sunday of Easter (A) 2017

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Thoughts on the Readings for the 6th Sunday of Easter (A) 2017

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Nothing is Insignificant to God

A few weeks ago the Gospel reading at daily Mass was John’s account of the multiplication of the...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 5th Sunday of Easter (A) 2017

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

Karenni Family Welcomed in Minnesota

The Immigrant Support Ministry team welcomed the third family we co-sponsor with LSS on February...

Be Still

Something that we, as Catholics, struggle with and find consistency in, is prayer. We come from a...