Monthly Archives: December 2016

Weekend of Catholic Spirituality

Weekend of Catholic Spirituality

Looking for a weekend to deepen your spirituality?  Give yourself a 3 day gift.  Jesus Asks:What are YOU looking for?John 1:38 You are invited to Experience a 3-day Weekend of Catholic Spirituality.  This is an opportunity to experience Catholic spirituality as lived...
Consider a Year-end Gift to SFX

Consider a Year-end Gift to SFX

Please consider making a year-end donation to St. Francis Xavier Parish and in doing so, know that your gift will be put to good use. Each year St. Francis Xavier Parish supports not only the liturgical and sacramental needs of our parishioners, but also engages in...
Fr. Scott Santarosa, S.J. Visit

Fr. Scott Santarosa, S.J. Visit

Last Wednesday night, Fr. Scott Santarosa, S.J. the Provincial of the Oregon Province made a special visit to St. Francis Xavier Parish. The purpose of his visit was to report on General Congregation 36 and the election process that named Fr. Arturo Sosa, S.J. as...
Window Restoration Continues…

Window Restoration Continues…

Last week the two distinctive, round windows in the choir loft at St. Francis Xavier were removed. They’ll be restored by stained glass artisan Dennis Lippert while Mike Schmaus will restore the frames. These two gifted men have been working together on all the...
“Giving Trees” Reflect True Meaning of Christmas

“Giving Trees” Reflect True Meaning of Christmas

The “Giving Trees” are once again on display at St. Francis Xavier Parish and covered in 800 tags for those in need in our community. As the birth of Jesus is God’s great gift to us, the Giving Trees remind us of that gift and are our small effort to...