Basilica

Church celebrates new title while pushing for immigration reform
A Wilmington congregation rejoiced in an important honor in the Catholic Church Sunday. Saint Mary Catholic Church became the third basilica in the state early August and celebrated together Sunday afternoon. Sun, 09/08/2013 - 8:06pm
Pope honors St. Mary Church with new name as basilica, shrine
A Wilmington church received a very special honor from a very special person, the Pope. St. Mary’s Church will now be called The Basilica Shrine of Saint Mary after the church was officially declared a Minor Basilica. Mon, 08/05/2013 - 12:03pm