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Voices for Justice

Let your voice be heard.

Get involved two ways:

    1. Join a leadership team that provides resources and tools to empower our community to work for justice through education and formation.  

    2. Join an e-network and receive one or two e-mails each month inviting you to contact your elected officials about justice issues relevant to our community. You’ll also learn about upcoming justice activities related to our advocacy work.

Sign up for Voices for Justice e-mails.

Raise your voice for these issues:

•    Refugees and immigration

•    Education gap

•    Human trafficking

•    Health care reform

How does our faith connect to advocacy?

•    Catholic Social Teaching

•    Faithful Citizenship — United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Tools for Advocacy

•    Find my elected officials

•    Tips for contacting elected officials

•    Heading Home Hennepin

•    Downtown Coalition to End Homelessness (DCEH)

Advocacy Partners

•    ​Joint Religious Legislative Coalition (JRLC)

•    Archdiocesan Office for Social Justice (OSJ)

•    The Minnesota Catholic Conference

•    Bread for the World

Contact Janice 612.317.3477, with questions or to get more involved in advocating for justice.

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
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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
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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