Mass, Worship & Rap: Minnesota Christians Celebrate Christmas EveSome 74 percent of Minnesotans identify as Christian, and on Christmas Eve, they celebrated in several different ways.
Basilica Of St. Mary Hosts Animal BlessingThe Basilica of Saint Mary hosted its Blessing of the Animals on Sunday. The event is held each year close to the Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi.
Basilica Of St. Mary Celebrates 150 Years Of CommunityOn Sunday, the Basilica of St. Mary celebrated its 150th anniversary.
Block Party Keeps Basilica Of St. Mary Looking FreshThe block party is the biggest fundraiser each year, raising more than $5.5 million raised in the last 24 years.
Trip Advisor Names Basilica Of St. Mary Among Most Beautiful In AmericaThe list, compiled by Trip Advisor, noted the building's balance of art, history and religion.
Working For The Weekend: Art-A-Whirl, Mia Party & ValleyFair RunWith more showers expected this weekend, it might be good to find ways to have fun indoors.
Basilica Of St. Mary Hosts Services For Easter SundaySt. Mary's is the oldest basilica in the United States. There were multiple services held there for Easter Sunday.
4 Things To Know: US Airstrike On Syria, Gorsuch Confirmation, Basilica Block Party Lineup & MoreFrom the aftermath of U.S. firing missiles onto an Syrian airbase to the Basilica Block Party lineup announced, here is a look at the top four stories from April 7, 2017.
Basilica Of St. Mary Hosts Christmas Mass At DawnThe true meaning of the holiday was front and center at the Basilica of St. Mary's Mass of Christmas at dawn Sunday.
Day 9 @ MSPIFF 2016: 'Voices Of Light' Concert PerformanceThere's a debate among film snobs about whether affixing modern soundtracks to vintage silent films is a useful tool or an incongruous distraction.
Good Question: Why Ashes On Ash Wednesday?Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, a day when millions of Christians all over the world head to church and leave with a cross of ashes on their foreheads. So, why ashes on Ash Wednesday? Good Question.
Finding Minnesota: The Woodworking NunThe sawing and chipping sounds coming from a wood shop in Mankato mean another work of art is in progress. Detailed wooden sculptures come out of the shop, many with religious symbolism. The surprising part, though, is who's making them.
Minnesotans March In Solidarity For France After Terror AttacksHundreds of people took to the streets of downtown Minneapolis on Sunday to show solidarity with France. They marched through downtown Minneapolis, waving French flags, on their way to a prayer service at the Basilica of St. Mary.
Minneapolis' Alliance Française Plans March For ParisA Twin Cities group is planning a memorial march and service for Paris. Alliance Française promotes French language and culture around the world.
Animals Get Blessing At Basilica Of St. MaryOnce again, the Basilica of Saint Mary opened its doors on Sunday for the annual "Blessing of the Animals" ceremony. Pet owners could take their animals to be blessed on Sunday.