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  • News

    • This year's Soup & Session Series will focus on the Gospels for the Sundays of Lent. There will be a simple Soup Supper at 6:00PM followed by a Session at 7:00PM. The entire evening will be held in the Undercroft of the Basilica. There is no charge for the dinner or the session.
    • The Valparaiso University Chorale will present a concert at the Basilica on Saturday, March 4 at 7:30 PM. Tickets: $10 for adults, under 18 free.
    • Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre is coming to the Basilica. His concert music has been performed throughout the world by millions of amateur and professional musicians, while his Virtual Choirs have united singers from over 110 different countries.Eric Whitacre and the Eric Whitacre Singers will be coming to Milwaukee to perform at the Basilica of St. Josaphat as part of the 2017 U.S. tour. The concert will be March 7 at 7:00 PM.
  • Welcome to the Basilica

    The Basilica of St. Josaphat is a ministry of the Conventual Franciscans on the South Side of Milwaukee in Historic Lincoln Village.

    The Basilica is a Franciscan center for prayer and spirituality, inspiration and beauty. It is home to a vibrant Roman Catholic parish and remains a testament to the faith of the Polish immigrants that created it.

    We invite you to join us for a visit, a tour, for worship or in prayer. Learn about our heritage and check out our offerings. Welcome to the Basilica Online! 

  • Coming Events

    • Sunday, February 26
      Stop by the annual Pączki Sale after all Masses the weekend of February 25-26. Pick up some wonderful Pączki to take home and celebrate the last few days before Lent. Proceeds from this year's sale benefit BasiliKIDS!, our religious education program for youth.
    • Wednesday, March 1
      Join us as we begin the Season if Lent. Masses will be celebrated at 7:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 12:00 PM, and 6:00 PM. Blessing and imposition of Mass will be at all four Masses.
    • Thursday, March 2, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
      The Basilica Young Adults invite you to join them at St. Francis Brewery (3825 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.) the first Thursday of each month. Grab a beer. Hear a message. Meet your neighbor.
    • Friday, March 3, 6:00 PM
      The Stations of the Cross will be celebrated on the Friday evenings of Lent at 6:00 PM. Prayer will conclude with Benediction.
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