Monthly Archives: December 2016

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

In the quiet of the night with snow continuing to fall over Missoula, Christmas Day was ushered in at St. Francis Xavier Church. In a beautiful and symbolic recognition of Jesus’ birth the church is darkened and the “light of the world” is slowly...
Christmas Food Drive

Christmas Food Drive

Boxed and Delivered!  Last Friday, volunteers piled into Reidy Hall and began boxing for delivery all the vast amounts of food collected by the parish and sorted just one day earlier by the 7th graders from St. Joseph Elementary and Middle School. It took a while but...
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe

On December 12 the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe was celebrated at St. Anthony Parish with priests from St. Francis Xavier, St. Anthony Parish and Christ the King Parish. This feast day which honors Our Lady of Guadalupe is especially dear and revered by members of...
St. Joseph Students Help Food Drive

St. Joseph Students Help Food Drive

Last week 7th graders from St. Joseph Middle School came over to Reidy Hall at St. Francis Xavier Church to help with the St. Francis Xavier Christmas Food Drive.  In what has become an annual event, the 7th graders sort all the food that St. Francis Xavier...
Ignite Hosts Chili Cook Off

Ignite Hosts Chili Cook Off

A little over a week ago Ignite held a chili cook off at St. Francis Xavier church. Gathering in Reidy Hall were a number of young adult Catholics who have formed the “Ignite” group to socialize and share their Catholic faith.  Fr. Jeff Fleming from Christ...