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Basilica parish celebrates 150 years of prayer, service in the city

Basilica parish celebrates 150 years of prayer, service in the city

| Susan Klemond | September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Basilica of St. Mary kicks off its 150th anniversary celebration the final weekend of September with two Masses celebrated by Archbishop Bernard Hebda Sept. 30.

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Walk the Moon, Gavin DeGraw among Basilica Block Party performers

Walk the Moon, Gavin DeGraw among Basilica Block Party performers

| April 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Proceeds from the 22-year-old event benefit The Basilica Landmark, which preserves and restores the historic church. A portion of all proceeds also goes to the parish’s St. Vincent de Paul outreach program, which provides services to people in need.

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Death Cab, Ryan Adams, The Fray to play Basilica Block Party

Death Cab, Ryan Adams, The Fray to play Basilica Block Party

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The annual Block Party has raised millions of dollars to support the building’s preservation and restoration. It is sponsored by Cities 97.

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