Fr. Gillespie, OP most recently served as pastor of The Church of St. Albert the Great. He has presided at The Basilica for many years and will continue to be a faith leader in our community.
Fr. Gillespie is a graduate of DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis and St. John’s University in Collegeville. He worked for the Catholic Youth Center in Minneapolis before being ordained as a Dominican priest in 1970.