Upcoming Events

Jul 19
2019

Centering Prayer

Find your inner silenceConsider joining us for Centering Prayer. Contemplative Prayer Group...
Jul 21
2019

School Supply Drive

School Supply Drive to benefit Ascension Catholic School Donations can be dropped off at weekend...
Jul 21
2019

Mary Magdalene and the Risen Christ

Mary Magdalene and the Risen Christ: The Encounter of Easter LoveWhat happened in the Garden on Easter Sunday morning?...
Jul 25
2019

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the choirs stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Jul 25
2019

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-...
Jul 25
2019

BYA Bible Study

BYA - Basilica Young AdultsJoin us for our weekly young adult Bible study in the Saint Joseph Chapel on the ground...
Jul 26
2019

Centering Prayer

Find your inner silenceConsider joining us for Centering Prayer. Contemplative Prayer Group...
Jul 28
2019

School Supply Drive

School Supply Drive to benefit Ascension Catholic School Donations can be dropped off at weekend...
Jul 29 to Aug 2
2019

The Basilica Music and Arts Immersion Camp 2019

The Basilica Music and Arts Immersion Camp 2019A choral and arts music enrichment for singers in...
Jul 29 to Aug 2
2019

Habitat for Humanity Build Week 2019

2019 is the 24th year of partnership between The Basilica and Habitat!Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2...

Recent News Posts

When Home Won't Let You Stay

When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Exhibition and Event

When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Stories of Refugees in AmericaPhotographs by Jim BoweyExhibition:...

Parking Notice: June 22/23

The MCTC parking ramp will be $10 for event parking for the Pride Parade next weekend. Parking is...
The Arizona Borderlands

The Arizona Borderlands

The Arizona Borderlands: Where humanitarian aid is being criminalized by Chris Serres. Out now in...

Recent Blog Posts

Our Faith of Compassion

One of my nephews joined a very small non-denominational Christian church on Long Island. While the...

Thoughts on the Readings for teh 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2019

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God Never Forgets Us

A few weeks ago I did some much needed grocery shopping on my day off. (My refrigerator and pantry...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2019

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Thoughts on the Readings for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2019

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Photo Interior Statue of The Sacred Heart of Jesus

God's First Language is Silence

The 16th century mystic, Saint John of the Cross, once wrote: “God’s first language is silence...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (C) 2019

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