Upcoming Events

Apr 23
2017

New Member Brunch - April 23, 2017

If you've joined The Basilica in recent months, we'd like to personally welcome you. About once a month we offer a new...
Apr 23
2017

Global Witness Experience: Information Session

Truth & Reconciliation in South AfricaTravel with parishioners from the Basilica of Saint Mary to visit sites...
Apr 23
2017

Paths to Faithful Caregiving

Do you help a parent, spouse or older neighbor? Is your spirituality an important part of your life?If so, this class...
Apr 23
2017

Evening Prayer for Divine Mercy Sunday

Gregorian  Vespers are celebrated in The Basilica choir stall.Vespers sung by The Basilica Schola Cantorum
Apr 24
2017

Archdiocesan Confirmation

As co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, The Basilica hosts several archdiocesan liturgies...
Apr 25
2017

Archdiocesan Confirmation

As co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, The Basilica hosts several archdiocesan liturgies...
Apr 26
2017

John MacDougall Series: Mental Health and Addiction

Rev. Dr. John MacDougall of The Retreat has developed three new programs for The Basilica of Saint Mary. April 26: ...
Apr 27
2017

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the choirs stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Apr 27
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-...
Apr 27
2017

Spirit and Soul 2017

Spirit and SoulDrumming: Celebrating the Heartbeat of CommunitiesConcert and Reception: Thursday April 27, 7:30PMThe...

Recent News Posts

Disability Awareness Committee Peggy Wolfe LaVail Valentines

Accessibility Improvements

The Basilica Landmark has announced a funding initiative to make accessibility improvements to...
The Cross adorned with Yellow Roses

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

The Basilica welcomes all to celebrate Holy Week and Easter. The beauty and tradition at The...
Photo Exterior Event Groups gather on the front steps, Block Party

Basilica Block Party Announces Lineup

Join us July 7 and 8 for the Basilica Block Party.          Friday, July 7, 2017 ...

Recent Blog Posts

Divine Mercy Sunday

In the year 2000 Saint John Paul II designated the second Sunday of Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday....

Thoughts on the Readings for the 2nd Sunday of Easter (A) --- Divine Mercy Sunday 2017

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

New Life and New Hope

The experience of death and resurrection is universal. It occurs in every person and every...

Thoughts on the Readings for Easter Sunday (A) 2017

For this Sunday’s readings click on the link below or copy and paste it into your browser. https://...
Photo Interior People Sacrament Event Basilica Palm Sunday

The Holiest of Weeks

As we enter into the week of remembrance of the passion and death of Jesus, we come to a crossroads...

Thoughts on the Readings for Palm Sunday (A) 2017

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

The Practice of Lent

While I’m embarrassed to admit it, every year as we head into the home stretch of Lent, I breathe...