The Basilica of Saint Mary
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The Basilica of Saint Mary
We are located on Hennepin Avenue between 16th & 17th Streets in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Phone: 612.333.1381
A map, email contact, parking information and mailing address is also available.
Weekly Musings Blog
Our pastor and staff directors share their thoughts, insights and inspirations.
Recent Publications
· Weekly Newsletter
  January 16, 2014
· Parish Bulletin
  December 27, 2013
· BASILICA Magazine
  December 6, 2013
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Contact Us

You can call The Basilica of Saint Mary at 612.333.1381, or use our mailing address, which is

The Basilica of Saint Mary
P. O. Box 50010
Minneapolis MN 55405-0010

Church Hours
Monday through Friday: 6:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am to 6:30pm
Sunday: 6:30am to 7:30pm

Rectory Hours
Monday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
Tuesday through Friday: 8:30am to 8:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am to 7:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am to 8:00pm

These hours are subject to change based on scheduled activities and holidays.

Name Position Department
Rev. John M. Bauer Rector Clergy
Deacon Roger Carlson Deacon Clergy
Terri Ashmore Managing Director Administration
Kristin McBride Administrative Assistant Managing Director Administration
Audra Johnson Accounting & Human Resources Manager Administration
Char Myhre Staff Accountant Administration
Nola Nache Parish Secretary Administration
Stephanie Veatch Database & Technology Administrator Administration
Heather Craig Accounting Support Administration
Dave Laurent Director Buildings & Grounds
Susan Danzeisen Administrative Assistant Buildings & Grounds
John Harding Night & Weekend Coordinator Buildings & Grounds
Janice Andersen Director Christian Life
Kimberly Burns Administrative Assistant Christian Life
Sally Carlson-Bancroft Volunteer Support and New Member Engagement Christian Life
Julia Buege Freeman Coordinator of Outreach Christian Life
Cathy Edwards Caring Ministries Christian Life
Janet Grove Mental Health & Employment Christian Life
Emily Carlson Hjelm Director Development
Randi Traub Girtz Administrative Assistant Development
Leah Fogelberg Administrative Assistant Development
Tim DeCelle Gift Processor Development
Robin Keyworth Planned Giving Officer Development
Meghan Gustafson Events Coordinator Development
Kristian Mauel Annual Giving Coordinator Development
Paula Kaempffer Director Learning
Michelle Slaughter Administrative Assistant Learning
Nancy Keller Marriage and Baptism Ministry Learning
Christine Moore Eucharist, Confirmation, and Young Adults Learning
Kelli Kester Coordinator of Learning for Children and Youth Learning
Johan van Parys Director Liturgy
Mark Wyss Administrative Assistant Liturgy
Christopher Stroh Organist Liturgy
Travis Salisbury Coordinator of Liturgical Celebrations Liturgy
Heather Craig Archivist Liturgy
Walter Tambor Contemporary & World Music Liturgy
Kathy Dhaemers Sacred Arts Liturgy
Teri Larson Choral Music Liturgy


Parish Council

Delia Bujold Trustee
Anne Lockner Bernat Trustee
Jill Ahern At Large
Kathy Noecker At Large
Deb Pekarek At Large
Kathleen Andrus Christian Life
Anne Jaeger Christian Life
Janet Niska Development
Steve Kattke Finance
Paul Herb Learning
Rebecca Vandenberg Learning
Chip Brink Liturgy and Sacred Arts
Thomas Paul Liturgy and Sacred Arts
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