Advent and Christmas Schedule

Advent is a period of preparation, extending over four Sundays, before Christmas.  The word Advent comes from the Latin advenio, “to come to,” and refers to the coming of Christ. This refers, first of all, to our celebration of Christ’s birth at Christmas; but…

Christmas Giving Tree

Bring joy to a child this Christmas season.  Purchase a gift for a child or family in need.  Children and families listed on the Christmas Giving Tree are currently receiving support from St. Mary’s Basilica.  Please support our efforts to share joy and the…

Advent Reconciliation Service

Confession can be intimating, but Christ came to us as an infant. A child to hold and comfort. An approachable Savior who desire to be loved and to love in return. The Sacrament of Reconciliation is a sacrament of healing and that is what…