Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

File photo of a church. (Photo by Edward Charles Le Grice/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Washington, D.C.’s Most Interesting Churches

There is an abundance of almost everything in D.C., good and bad, including churches. These are some of the most interesting churches in the District.

07/28/2014

Volunteers help to decorate the Basilica of the National Shrine in Washington, D.C. (credit: Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1)

Basilica of the National Shrine Decks the Halls

More than 120 volunteers spent Wednesday night decorating the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in preparation for next week’s Christmas masses.

12/19/2013

Pope Francis. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

D.C. Area Celebrates Election of New Pope

Catholics around the world and the D.C. area watched in anticipation Wednesday as white smoke poured out from the chimney at the Sistine Chapel, signaling the election of a new pope.

03/13/2013

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