Homeless Jesus Summer

Art That Surrounds Us

Art That Surrounds Us

Johan van Parys, Ph.D., Director of Liturgy and Sacred Arts, shares information about a piece from The Basilica of Saint Mary's art collection.


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Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary (August 15)


Saint John Vianney and the Pelican of Mercy


Homeless Jesus

Sculpture by Canadian artist Timothy Schmalz and installed outdoors along Hennepin Avenue.


Our Lady of Good Counsel 

Made at the Vatican Art Museums and donated by Cathy and Jack Farrell.


The Hospitality of Saint Julien
Located in Saint Teresa of Calcutta Hall, lower level of The Basilica



Basilica Icon Series

Art by Stillwater iconographer Deb Korluka.


Saint Mary of Magdala

Installed at The Basilica on July 22, 2018.


Mary, Untier of Knots 

Commissioned for the 150th parish anniversary.


Saint Dymphna

Commissioned by our Mental Health Ministry.


Saint Josephine Bakhita

The newest Basilica icon.


Upcoming Events

Green Card Voices Exhibit
Aug 1 to Aug 26
(All day)
Green Card Voices ExhibitOn Display August 1-26Pope John XXIII Gallery, Lower LevelAugust 1-26Green Card Voices is a Minneapolis based, nonprofit that connects immigrants and their...
Angels Unawares
Aug 26
5:30 PM
Angels Unawares Closing CeremonyBasilica PlazaMore details coming soon