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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SOCIAL JUSTICE EVENT

Submitted by stfxweb on Thu, 06/07/2018 - 23:41

The Spirituality Committee and the Social Justice Ministry are presenting a special event on Thursday, June 14th from 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the rectory basement. We'll show the 20-minute Academy award-nominated documentary, 4.1 Miles, about a Greek coast guard captain who rescued hundreds of refugees in the Aegean Sea. It will be followed by a short talk by Sister Eileen McCann, a retired immigration lawyer, about the Catholic teaching on refugees as well as what we can do to help the current crisis in immigration.

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TWENTY FIVE YEARS A PRIEST

Submitted by stfxweb on Thu, 06/07/2018 - 23:28

Come join family and friends next Sunday, June 10, 2018 as Father Mark Burke, SJ celebrates the 12:15 Mass to commemorate his Silver Jubilee. The Mass will be concelebrated by Father Bill and some Jesuit friends of  Father Burke. A reception will follow in the rectory.

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MONTHLY PRAYER GROUP

Submitted by stfxweb on Sat, 05/12/2018 - 17:35

Our monthly Prayer Group meets this Tuesday, May 15th at 3pm in the rectory. Come and experience a moment of God's grace and reflect on the Holy Scriptures letting our Father speak to you. All are invited to join us for some time with God and each other.

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ROSARY SOCIETY BAKE SALE

Submitted by stfxweb on Sun, 04/29/2018 - 22:48

The Rosary Society will sponsor a Cake Sale, Raffle and Boutique Sale after Masses the weekend of May 5th & 6th. All parishioners are asked to join us in baking, bringing and buying cakes and taking chances to make this fundraiser a success.

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FAITH IN FILM

Submitted by stfxweb on Tue, 03/27/2018 - 22:38

St. Francis Xavier will be showing the movie Risen, on Thursday evening, April 12th at 7:00pm in the rectory basement. Please note the change of date.

This 2016 movie depicts the first 40 days after the Resurrection of Jesus told through the eyes of an agnostic Roman centurion charged by Pontius Pilate to investigate rumors of a risen Messiah.

A short discussion will follow. Admission is free; please sign up in the vestibule so we know how many to expect. Bring your friends, family, and fellow parishioners for a thought-provoking evening.

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