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Michael Jensen

Peace Partners

We work for peace and justice in our world

The Basilica was dedicated as a Peace Site on April 19, 2008.

Restorative Justice

Help The Basilica engage in local restorative justice efforts.

Every Church a Peace Church

The mission of Every Church A Peace Church is to call every church to embrace the form of power taught and demonstrated by Jesus, the power of nonviolent struggle.  Join them for monthly potlucks, workshops, retreats, and more.

Minnesota Alliance of Peacemakers (MAP)

MAP is a non-partisan, ecumenical coalition of 69 peace, justice, environment, and U.N.-advocacy organizations. MAP plans workshops, speakers, and other events during the year. The Basilica’s Justice Teams are a member of MAP.

11th Day Prayer for Peace with the Sisters of Saint Joseph

The 11th Day of each Month 6:30pm-7:15pm 
Presentation of Our Lady Chapel, 1890 Randolph Ave., St. Paul
Free and open to all 

Join together with others for Peace Prayer on the 11th day of each month.  A variety of groups and people have been planning monthly Peace Prayer since 9/11. The theme is selected by those preparing for this special time to gather in prayer for peace in lives and situations throughout the world.  The Prayer for Peace is sponsored by the Justice Commission of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates.  If you would like to contribute your music, prose, poetry and/or planning skills, contact Janice Andersen, 612.317.3477.

Upcoming Events

stained glass image of Holy Spirit
Feb 28
2:00 PM
Sunday, February 28Program at The Basilica - 2:00pm, Teresa of Calcutta HallPilgrimage Site - 3:20pm, St. Martin de Porres Parish site (N 5th Ave and N Bryant Ave)Sunday Mass - 4:30pm, The Basilica...
Mar 13
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Lift Every Voice: Race, Disability & Equality in the Performing ArtsA free webinar sponsored by The Basilica’s Disability Awareness MinistrySaturday, March 13, 202110:00–11:30am...
Mar 20
9:00 AM
Zoom: American Refugee Podcast Series[asset-4197-380]Sam Graber is the host of the award-winning podcast American Refugee. With a national listening audience, Sam lives outside Minneapolis and is a...