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Michael Jensen

Peace Partners

We work for peace and justice in our world

The Basilica was dedicated as a Peace Site on April 19, 2008.

Restorative Justice

Help The Basilica engage in local restorative justice efforts.

Every Church a Peace Church

The mission of Every Church A Peace Church is to call every church to embrace the form of power taught and demonstrated by Jesus, the power of nonviolent struggle.  Join them for monthly potlucks, workshops, retreats, and more.

Minnesota Alliance of Peacemakers (MAP)

MAP is a non-partisan, ecumenical coalition of 69 peace, justice, environment, and U.N.-advocacy organizations. MAP plans workshops, speakers, and other events during the year. The Basilica’s Justice Teams are a member of MAP.

11th Day Prayer for Peace with the Sisters of Saint Joseph

The 11th Day of each Month 6:30pm-7:15pm 
Presentation of Our Lady Chapel, 1890 Randolph Ave., St. Paul
Free and open to all 

Join together with others for Peace Prayer on the 11th day of each month.  A variety of groups and people have been planning monthly Peace Prayer since 9/11. The theme is selected by those preparing for this special time to gather in prayer for peace in lives and situations throughout the world.  The Prayer for Peace is sponsored by the Justice Commission of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates.  If you would like to contribute your music, prose, poetry and/or planning skills, contact Janice Andersen, 612.317.3477.

Upcoming Events

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Jan 17
2018
Wednesday
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6:30 PM
Minnesota will hold caucuses for all parties on the evening of February 6. In preparation, we will hold discussion sessions to learn about this process and find ways in which our faith intersects...
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Jan 20
2018
Saturday
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4:45 PM to 6:15 PM
January 20 | 5:00pm Missa Choralis SeriesThe vocal ensemble InVocation features in The Basilica's Missa Choralis Series on Saturday, January 20...
A New Well!
Jan 21
2018
Sunday
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1:00 PM
Leah Jaslow of the American Refugee Committee (ARC) will share how ARC is using a human-centered approach to help refugees survive conflict and crisis and rebuild lives of dignity, health, security...
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Jan 28
2018
Sunday
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2:00 PM
You are invited to an Interfaith Gathering to Celebrate Unity and Shared Purpose January 28, 2018, at 2:00 pm.Westminster Presbyterian Church at Nicollet Mall and 12th Street, Minneapolis....
Feb 6
2018
Tuesday
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6:00 PM
The Basilica Mental Health Ministry is holding its Fifth Annual Film Festival!Mark your calendar for Four captivating films in February! Each Tuesday in February beginning at 6:00pm, a new title will...
Feb 13
2018
Tuesday
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6:00 PM
The Basilica Mental Health Ministry is holding its Fifth Annual Film Festival!Mark your calendar for Four captivating films in February! Each Tuesday in February beginning at 6:00pm, a new title will...
Feb 20
2018
Tuesday
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6:00 PM
The Basilica Mental Health Ministry is holding its Fifth Annual Film Festival!Mark your calendar for Four captivating films in February! Each Tuesday in February beginning at 6:00pm, a new title will...
Revolution of Love and Tenderness
Feb 25
2018
Sunday
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11:00 AM
Join us for the Lenten Series devoted to racial reconciliation. Imago Dei: Basilica Initiative on Racial ReconciliationImago Dei: Image of God Catholic Charities and Racial...
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Feb 27
2018
Tuesday
at
6:00 PM
The Basilica Mental Health Ministry is holding its Fifth Annual Film Festival!Mark your calendar for Four captivating films in February! Each Tuesday in February beginning at 6:00pm, a new title will...
Revolution of Love and Tenderness
Mar 4
2018
Sunday
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11:00 AM
Join us for the Lenten Series devoted to racial reconciliation. Imago Dei: Basilica Initiative on Racial ReconciliationImago Dei: Image of God [asset-2348-169]          Black...
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