Wednesday, November 22nd at 6pm, St. Francis Xavier parishioners will gather in the rectory to make turkey sandwiches and snacks to distribute to the hungry in our community for Thanksgiving. We are seeking volunteers to donate food and supplies or to help us assemble the bags on Wednesday night. We would love for you to join us in this effort. If you're interested in getting involved, please email Patrice Kugler.
Saturday, December 9th from 10:00am to 4:00pm in the Lyceum. St. Francis Xavier Boy Scout Troop 22 is sponsoring their Annual Christmas Fair Gifts, crafts, handmade items, wreaths and decorations will be on sale. Vendor and order forms are in the church vestibule.
ALL SAINTS DAY - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1st
A Holy Day of Obligation.
Masses on Tuesday, October 31st at 7:30pm
and Wednesday, November 1st at 9:00am.
ALL SOULS DAY, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd
Mass at 9am.
MASS OF ANOINTING
Saturday, November 4th at 9am.
ANNUAL MEMORIAL MASS
Saturday, November 4th at 5:00pm
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