Climate Change Conference

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 10/20/2018 - 07:32

Another Opportunity at St. Francis of Assisi Church A conference titled,"Care For Creation: Hearing Earth's  Cry and Responding With Hope" will be offered at San Damiano Hall, Church of St. Francis of Assisi 127 West 31st Street in Manhattan.

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JACK'S SANDWICHES

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 10/20/2018 - 07:25

On Wednesday, November 21st at 6 pm 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 help us assemble the bags on the evening of the 21st. We would love for you to join us in this effort.
If you're interested in getting involved, please email Patrice Kugler.

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GAUDETE ET EXSULTATE - A TALK

Submitted by stfxweb on Tue, 10/09/2018 - 23:08

We are all called to be holy. Join Father Bill on Monday, October 15th at 7:30 PM in the rectory for a presentation on Pope Francis's exhortation on our common call to holiness, Gaudete et Exsultate (Rejoice and Be Glad). Pope Francis says that his goal in writing this document is to help everyone hear the call to holiness in his or her particular situation in  life. He proposes a practical pathway that takes into account the risks, challenges and opportunities that lie before us.

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ANOINTING OF THE SICK

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 09/29/2018 - 11:31

Saturday, October 6th at 9:00am

COME TO ME and I will give you peace. These words of Jesus invite all who are sick or suffering to turn to Him in need. Please join us for our monthly Mass of Anointing of the Sick if you are planning a hospital stay or have been troubled by sickness recently. Take this opportunity of prayer to receive the grace and strength of this sacrament of healing.

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ST. FRANCIS XAVIER BOOK GROUP

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 09/22/2018 - 16:02

Please join the St. Francis Xavier Book Group on Sunday, October 21st at 10:40 am in the rectory to discuss Pope Francis's recent exhortation, Gaudete et Exsulate: On the Call to Holiness in Today's World. You can find it at all major booksellers in stores and online, but you can also read it for free online at many sites. What does it mean for all of us to be called to be living saints?

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FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION - WEDNESDAY AUGUST 15

Submitted by stfxweb on Mon, 08/13/2018 - 19:20

Please join us for Mass on this Holy Day of Obligation and celebrate the promise of new life, which God has offered to all of His faithful followers. We honor our Blessed Mother who was the first to receive the fullness of this promise and we ask  for her prayers that we may follow her to the glory of her Son, Our Lord Jesus.

MASS TIMES

  • Tuesday, August 14th at 7:30PM
  • Wednesday, August 15th at 9AM

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ANOINTING OF THE SICK

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 07/28/2018 - 01:00

Saturday, August 4th at 9AM

COME TO ME and I will give you peace. These words of Jesus invite all who are sick or suffering to turn to Him in need. Please join us for our monthly Mass of Anointing of the Sick if you are planning a hospital stay or have been troubled by sickness recently. Take this opportunity of prayer to receive the grace and strength of this sacrament of healing.

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