Monthly Archives: March 2017

Grotto Foundation Poured!

Grotto Foundation Poured!

Progress continues on our our Grotto restoration project. Mr. Richard Keller and Mr. Rowland Freeman were on hand last week as the cement pour took place. Now with the concrete hardened and rain subsiding, Rowland will begin building the new walls that will make up...
Luke Larson, Parishioner & Author

Luke Larson, Parishioner & Author

Luke Larson, parishioner of St. Francis Xavier, and author has written a beautiful book entitled “Keeping Company with Saint Ignatius ~ Walking the Camino de Santiago de Compostela”. In the book, Luke reflects on his and his wife Evie’s pilgrimage...
Tagalog Stations of the Cross

Tagalog Stations of the Cross

For the fourth year in a row, the Filipino community gathered at St. Francis Xavier Church for the Way of the Cross this past Friday, March 17th. The Stations were spoken in Tagalog, a major language of the Philippines. Afterwards the group met in Reidy Hall for a...
Confirmation Class of 2017

Confirmation Class of 2017

The 2017 Confirmation Class at St. Francis Xavier Parish posed for this photo during their Confirmation Retreat this past weekend.  This group will be confirmed by Bishop Thomas on May 5th at Blessed Trinity Parish here in Missoula.  Please keep all our candidates in...
Novena of Grace

Novena of Grace

We are in the midst of the Novena of Grace which concludes this Sunday with Mass at noon.  It has been a wonderful opportunity to pray together and in honor of our patron, St. Francis Xavier.  Special thanks are given to Fr. Craig Hightower, S.J. who has been leading...