Looking for a new way to pray?
Prayer shawl ministers, experienced and novice, create beautiful shawls to bring warmth and comfort to people in many in life’s transitions. Prayers of blessing, (“May God’s grace be upon these shawls, warming comforting, enfolding and embracing…”) are with each shawl.
How do I recieve a Prayer Shawl?
If you or a loved one is experiencing a challenging time in your life, The Basilica community would like to support you through our Prayer Shawl Ministry.
Prayer Shawls can warm, comfort, enfold, and embrace you--creating a sacred place and a safe haven, for difficult times.
To request a Prayer Shawl, contact Cathy Edwards.
How do I make a Prayer Shawl?
- If you are a seasoned crocheter or knitter or want to learn, join us!
- Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month
- 10:30am–12:00pm, Rectory Conference Room
- Join by calling Katie, 763.458.8679, or Jane, 763.479.1555.
Prayer Shawl ministry at home
Do you prefer to knit at home or can’t make it to our meetings? We’re happy to drop off yarn and pick up finished shawls. Call Jane, 763.479.1555 for details.