Upcoming Events

Dec 16
2018

Blessing of the Bambinelli

On Gaudete Sunday, the Third Sunday of Advent, you are invited to bring the baby Jesus from your home nativity to The...
Dec 16
2018

Room for Christmas: A Children and Youth Christmas Musical

Room for Christmas: A Children and Youth Christmas MusicalPerformances at 11:00am and 1:00pmTeresa of Calcutta hall,...
Dec 16
2018

Cancelled: The Power of Sacred Art

The Power of Sacred Art: Beauty that Saves and ShattersThe program has been canceled for...
Dec 16
2018

Blessing of the Bambinelli

On Gaudete Sunday you are invited to bring the Baby Jesus from your home nativity to The Basilica for a blessing during...
Dec 16
2018

Evening Prayer during the Season of Advent

Evening Prayer during the Season of Advent is held in Choir Stalls.Music: The Basilica Schola Cantorum
Dec 17
2018

Advent Sunday Gospels

Join us for some learning and faith sharing around the Sunday Gospels of the season of Advent. Monday mornings, Nov. 26...
Dec 18
2018

Advent Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer takes place in the choir stalls located directly behind the high altar.
Dec 19
2018

Funeral: Patrick Fahey

As a faith community, we will celebrate the Mass of Christian Burial for Patrick Fahey.Visitation: 11:00amFuneral Mass...
Dec 19
2018

Young Adult Listening Session with Archbishop

Archbishop Hebda invites young adults (ages 18-39) of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis to join him for...
Dec 20
2018

Morning Prayer

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

Recent News Posts

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Letter from Archbishop Hebda Regarding Bishop Accountability, Survivor Outreach

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,Many of you have reminded me that our Church needs to face...

The Basilica Welcomes All for Christmas

The Basilica of Saint Mary plans to welcome over 10,000 visitors during Christmas Eve, December 24...
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Archbishop Hebda Invites Young Adult to Listening Sessions

Archbishop Hebda invites young adults (ages 18-39) of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis...

Recent Blog Posts

Memories Old and New

My early years in Minneapolis were not always easy as I greatly missed my family and friends in...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 3rd Sunday of Advent (C) 2019

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Die a Little Each Day

I once heard someone say, “You have to die a little each day so that when death comes, you are...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 2nd Sunday of Advent (C)

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Our Spiritual Growth

A few months ago, in an email exchange with another priest, he mentioned that he and his siblings...
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Bambinelli Sunday

A few years ago I was in Rome for Gaudete Sunday, the third Sunday of Advent. I went to...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 1st Sunday of Advent (C) 2018

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