The Basilica of Saint Mary
June 26, 2017
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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
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Recent Publications
· Weekly Newsletter
  January 16, 2014
· Parish Bulletin
  December 27, 2013
· BASILICA Magazine
  December 6, 2013
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12th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Funeral Timetable

Every effort will be made to accommodate the funeral at a time best suited for the family.   

Example of timetable for a morning funeral:

10:30am:  Body arrives at the church
11:00am:  Visitation
Noon:       Beginning of Funeral
1:00pm:   End of Funeral
1:00pm:   Beginning of lunch
2:30pm:   Departure for cemetery

Example of timetable for an afternoon funeral:

11:30am:  Body arrives at the church
Noon:        Visitation
1:00pm:    Beginning of Funeral
2:00pm:    End of Funeral
2:30pm:    Beginning of lunch
4:00pm:    Departure for cemetery

If there is no visitation in the church prior to the funeral service then the body arrives about one half hour before the service.

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