Feb 23, 2021
Father David Dufresne, a Parochial Vicar at the Basilica of Saint Mary, offers a Lenten reflection on embracing our true identity and resisting Satan's attacks. It was given during the Basilica's Lenten Evening of Recollection for Young Adults on February 22, 2021.
Founded in 1795, the Basilica of Saint Mary in Old Town Alexandria is the first Catholic parish established in Virginia. Pope Francis named the church a minor basilica on December 6, 2017 due to its important role in the growth of the Catholic Church in North America.