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Cardinal Raymond Burke gives the final blessing during the Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage Mass in Rome on Oct. 25, 2014.

Cardinal Gregory reportedly withdraws permission for Tridentine Mass at National Shrine

Cardinal Wilton Gregory of Washington has reportedly withdrawn permission for a solemn pontifical Mass that was to be offered August... Read more

Basilica of National Shrine of Immaculate Conception.

'The doors of America's Church are open': National Shrine keeps public Masses after DC shutdown

The shrine is maintaining its public ministry schedule despite the Archdiocese of Washington announcing Thursday that public Mass will be... Read more

Cars hit during an attack at DC's National Shrine Dec. 10.

DC basilica attack leaves 'Mary's Shrine' shaken, and at prayer

A violent attack at “Mary’s Shrine” in Washington D.C. on Tuesday shook the community and prompted prayer and solidarity among... Read more

National Shrine of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, Washington DC.

Diocese of Scranton launches investigation into national shrine rector Rossi

The Diocese of Scranton has begun an investigation into allegations of misconduct on the part of the rector of the... Read more

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at night in Washington, DC.

Basilica confirms Nathan Phillips protest attempted Mass disruption

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception has confirmed that protesters led by the Native American activist... Read more

Incense rises to bless the Trinity Dome during the Dec. 8, 2017 Mass.

'Crown Jewel' of nation's basilica blessed in DC

With the blessing of its final mosaic, America’s Basilica – The National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C.... Read more