Sunday, October 29th at the 12:15 Mass we will welcome Most Reverend Paul Sanchez, Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn, as we celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation for the young men and women of our parish and school. All are invited to join with them in prayer at this Mass and to welcome Bishop Sanchez.
In partnership with the local fire house, the St. Francis Xavier Social Justice Ministry is collecting the following ALL NEW needed items: Diapers, Tampons, Batteries, and Baby wipes.
Collection boxes are in the church vestible. No opened packages, please.
Thank you for your generosity. Any questions? Email Regie@stfxbrooklyn.org
Bring your pets for this annual blessing of animals in honor of St. Francis of Assisi
Sunday, October 8th at 2:00pm, on the church steps. Come celebrate all of God’s creatures.
Blessing Prayer for Pets on the Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi
Dear Saint Francis, you loved all creatures great and small.
You praised and blessed the Lord for the animals who shared your life.
Joining our prayer to yours,
we too thank and praise God for our pets.
Next weekend, October 7th & 8th we will have a 2nd collection for Puerto Rico relief. Please be as generous as you can. Thank you
Everyone is invited to come watch the movie Finding Dory (PG) on Sunday, October 22nd at 10:45am (right after the 9:30 Mass) in our rectory basement screening room. We'll be serving bagels, juice, and other light refreshments for a family - style indoor picnic with entertainment. Admission is free, but because we'll be providing food, we are asking everyone to reserve places in advance. Look for the sign-up sheet in the church vestibule. Children of all ages are welcome accompanied by an adult.
Classes for grades K through 6 begin on Saturday, September 23rd
Classes begin for grade 7 and up on Friday, September 22nd.
If your child is not yet registered, contact Sister Helene as soon as possible.