Oct 23, 2018
Basilica Rector Father Edward Hathaway and Beth Ann Garcia share details about the annual Confirmation Pilgrimage, which will be in April of 2019. They also talk about why pilgrimages are spiritually enriching.
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.