Upcoming Events

Jan 18
2020

Sacrament of Confession

Confessions are heard in the Hildegard of Bingen room located inside the Saint Joseph chapel, ground level.
Jan 19
2020

One body: Immigration in Our Current Times

Come and explore Catholic Social Teaching, and reflect on the issue of immigration. How are we affected by the current...
Jan 19
2020

The Faithful Revolution: Vatican II

Join us for a five part documentary video series created to keep alive the vision and spirit of the Second Vatican...
Jan 20
2020

Basilica Offices and Campus Closed

Eucharist will be celebrated at 7:00am in the Saint Joseph Chapel. There will be no Noon Mass. The Basilica Offices and...
Jan 20
2020

Mass on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

Mass will be celebrated in the Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level.
Jan 23
2020

Leverage LinkedIn For Your Job Search

The Basilica’s Employment Ministry in partnership with Wooddale Loring Park Church and New Horizons Computer Learning...
Jan 23
2020

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the choirs stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Jan 23
2020

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-...
Jan 23
2020

BYA Bible Study

BYA - Basilica Young AdultsJoin us for our weekly young adult Bible study in the Saint Joseph Chapel on the ground...
Jan 24
2020

Centering Prayer

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

Recent News Posts

Drake Shelter Fire Response

Drake Shelter Fire Response

Responding to the needs of people experiencing or at risk of homelessness is one of The Basilica's...
Christmas at The Basilica of Saint Mary

Year-End Giving 2019

We are so grateful for your financial support throughout the year. As we approach the end of 2019,...

The Basilica Welcomes All for Christmas

Plan to celebrate this joyous time of year at The Basilica of Saint Mary. The music, liturgy, and...

Recent Blog Posts

Thoughts on the Readings for the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) 2020

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

We Are Called to Make a Difference in the World

From our seats in the pews of The Basilica, we can make a difference around the world. Each year,...

Thoughts on the Readings for the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord (A) 2020

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

The Promise of Eternal Life

During this past Advent, I got up one Sunday morning around 4:00am to pray and get ready for the...

Thoughts on the Readings for the Solemnity of the Epiphany (A) 2020

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Peace as a Journey of Hope

As we approach the year 2020, it seems important to stop and reflect on life. How is it going? Am I...

Thoughts on the Readings for the Solemnity of the Holy Family (A) 2020

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