Upcoming Events

May 25 to Jun 9
2019

UNMASKING Exhibit

Unmasking Brain Injury in MinnesotaExhibition:  May 4-June 9, 2019Reception:  Sunday, May 19, 1:30PM...
May 26
2019

Lessons from South Africa

Rev. Edwin Louw is pastor of a congregation outside of Cape Town. His wife Edwina Louw works as a personal assistant...
May 27
2019

Memorial Day

The Basilica offices will be closed for Memorial Day. Mass will be held at 10:00am, Saint Joseph Chapel, lower level
May 27
2019

Eucharist: Memorial Day

The Memorial Day Mass will be celebrated in the Saint Joseph Chapel, ground level.There is no 7:00am or Noon Mass...
May 30
2019

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer is celebrated in the choirs stalls located directly behind the high altar.
May 30
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-...
May 30
2019

BYA Bible Study

BYA - Basilica Young AdultsJoin us for our weekly young adult Bible study in the Saint Joseph Chapel on the ground...
May 31
2019

Centering Prayer

Find your inner silenceConsider joining us for Centering Prayer. Contemplative Prayer Group...
Jun 1
2019

Morning of Reflection: Uncovering Our Faith

Join our Voices for Justice Team as we study the encyclical CARITAS IN VERITATE by Pope Benedict XVI. Reflect on how...
Jun 1
2019

Archdiocesan Confirmation (Latino)

As co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, The Basilica hosts several archdiocesan liturgies...

Recent News Posts

BASILICA Magazine Spring 2019 cover

New spring 2019 BASILICA Magazine

BASILICA Magazine As we continue our parish’s year-long sesquicentennial celebration, this issue...

Fraud email scam notice: targeting priests and parishioners

Parishioners, please be aware of a current email scam. Fraud emails are being sent out from a gmail...
Snack Pack 2017 Overview

Basilica Landmark to refurbish Teresa of Calcutta Hall

The Basilica Landmark has announced a funding initiative to refurbish the essential community space...

Recent Blog Posts

Photo Interior Statue of The Sacred Heart of Jesus

Between Mystery and Dogma

Brother David Steindl-Rast is a 90+ year old Benedictine monk from Austria. In a 2015 interview...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 6th Sunday of Easter (C) 2019

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

Basilica Serves

As we celebrate 150 years as a faith community, we recognize and honor the role of St. Vincent de...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 5th Sunday of Easter (C) 2019

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The Basilica Cathedral Choir Spring 2014

Why Do I Stay?

Twenty-five years ago, had anyone told me that I would become a member of a Church that didn’t...

Thoughts on the Readings for the 4th Sunday of Easter (C) 2019

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

God's Forgiveness

A few weeks ago in a conversation with a friend, I suddenly realized that without intending it, I...