September 21, 2021
As our centennial year comes to a close, we invite you to take a look at the special posts celebrating our 100 years as America’s Catholic Church.
July 1, 2021
As we continue the celebration of our centennial year, this Independence Day we reflect on the National Shrine’s role as “America’s Catholic Church.”
May 27, 2021
Today, we are offering you an inside look into the making of the Trinity Dome, the largest and final dome installed at the National Shrine.
March 4, 2021
“A glorious church… speaks with a divine eloquence that nothing can equal.” – Bishop Thomas Shahan The name Thomas Shahan…
October 25, 2020
1. The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic church in North America,…
September 22, 2020
When Bishop Thomas Shahan first guided the construction of the National Shrine, he sought an aesthetic that would reflect the…
September 21, 2020
See the most significant events of “America’s Catholic Church” captured on film in this post highlighting historic video from the National Shrine.
September 20, 2020
On September 20, 2020, the National Shrine held a special Mass in honor of the 100th anniversary of the placing…
September 17, 2020
In honor of our centennial, we’ve asked the faithful to share their favorite memories of the National Shrine and what…
August 24, 2020
Built by generations of faithful American Catholics to honor the patroness of our nation, the Basilica of the National Shrine…