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Justice

Making a difference in the city and the world

“Lay people have the principal responsibility to transform the social order in light of the Gospel.” – USCCB 2002

Hear the call for biblical justice

Biblical justice directs us toward the elimination of oppression, poverty, and everything that keeps men and women from their full development as human beings.

  • Education to housing
  • Health care to environmental justice
  • Racism to global relations

Get involved and make a difference 

Live out your call to justice through one of The Basilica’s many groups and forums:

 

Upcoming Events

Snack pack paper bags
Oct 21
2018
Sunday
at
8:00 AM
Join us for a community day of service. Volunteer to help pack personal care kits for those in need. This is a great opportunity for families to volunteer together.Packing will take place following...
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Tolton
Oct 23
2018
Tuesday
at
7:00 PM
Tolton: From Slave to PriestA new live theater production based on the life of Father Augustus Tolton, the first African American Catholic priest. This one-man multimedia drama is currently on a...
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Oct 28
2018
Sunday
at
11:00 AM
Come to hear stories from people living in the homeless shelters in our community. Hear from families, single adults, and youth. Learn about their challenges and discover opportunities to engage and...
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Nov 1
2018
Thursday
at
7:30 AM
Whipple Federal Building1 Federal Drive, St. Paul Join members of the Interfaith Coalition on Immigration (ICOM) on the second Tuesday of every month. Raise your voice in prayer and protest about the...
Sister Mary Ann Osborne Art Studio
Nov 13
2018
Tuesday
at
6:30 PM
Let you voice be heard! Come to the Basilica Voices for Justice monthly meeting to learn about different issues of social justice and how you can raise your voice to advocate for others. We tackle...
Syria ruins
Nov 15
2018
Thursday
at
11:45 AM
University of St. Thomas, O’Shaughessy Educational Center (OEC), St. Paul CampusEnveloped by War: The Church in Syria’s Civil Conflict His Excellency, the Most...
Syria ruins
Nov 15
2018
Thursday
at
7:30 PM
University of St. Thomas, Schulze Hall, Minneapolis Campus.Binding Wounds, Building Bridges in a War-Ravaged Land: An Evening with The Most Reverend Samir Nassar, Archbishop...
Nov 18
2018
Sunday
at
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Crucial Response: A Community ConversationSunday, November 18, 1:00pm Teresa of Calcutta Hall, Lower Level Our parish will hold a community conversation addressing the clergy abuse...
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Dec 1
2018
Saturday
at
7:30 AM
Whipple Federal Building1 Federal Drive, St. Paul Join members of the Interfaith Coalition on Immigration (ICOM) on the second Tuesday of every month. Raise your voice in prayer and protest about the...
Dec 6
2018
Thursday
at
5:30 PM
5:30pm     Blessing by Father John Bauer, Saint Joseph Chapel6:00pm     Dinner -- Holiday food representing the past 150 years of The Basilica of Saint Mary Parish                  Teresa of Calcutta...