Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne sculpture

As part of its bicentennial celebration in 2018, the Society of the Sacred Heart commissioned a sculpture of Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, which is permanently displayed in the Jubilee Prayer Garden of the Cathedral Basilica.  This is a life-sized, seated sculpture of Philippine with a map on her lap.  Philippine is depicted in her mid-40s, her age when she left France to come to America.  Please stop by!

Becoming Catholic

Becoming Catholic

Interested in Becoming Catholic? We invite you to contact us to meet with a member of the clergy to learn more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and the process of becoming a member of the Catholic Church.

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Safe Environment

Safe Environment

The Cathedral Basilica follows the Archdiocese of St. Louis’ Safe Environment Program. The program is designed to help protect the youth, elderly, and vulnerable adults of our parish

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Gift Shop

Gift Shop

During your visit, you'll find hundreds of items in our Gift Shop, including spiritual keepsakes and unique souvenirs. You can find the gift shop off the west side of the vestibule on the main level of the Cathedral.

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