29:11 Gospel Ensemble
Join us for a concert of joyous South African music followed by a presentation and reception.
Basilica Lower Level
Free of charge
The singers are in Minnesota to mark the 100-year celebration of Nelson Mandela’s birth, hoping to bridge world divides through music. Join us in celebrating reconciliation.
A Hope Exchange also allows young people from South Africa to come to the USA to share their musical talents and culture. A big part of the Hope Exchange is sharing their stories of Reconciliation and Forgiveness.
"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
In South Africa, the local group of young vocalists and musicians serves the community through their music ministry. They often provide “food for the soul” in the community. They also assist with community feedings, day camps, and other programs for neighborhood children of the Jeremiah Project.