Monthly Archives: November 2017

#iGiveCatholic Thank You!

#iGiveCatholic Thank You!

Thanks to all of you who donated and supported our efforts to raise funds to restore the doors of our beautiful church.  Through #iGiveCatholic we met 50% of our goal to raise $12,000 for this important project.  We will continue to accept donations through the parish...
SJS Thanksgiving Food Drive

SJS Thanksgiving Food Drive

The annual St. Joseph School Thanksgiving Food Drive got underway today with thousands of pounds of food collected for families in need. Collected at St. Joseph School, the food is then transported to area parishes and families for distribution. Pictured here are 8th...
SEEL Retreat

SEEL Retreat

Father Robert Scholla, S.J., Director of the Catholic Studies Program at Santa Clara University, led a retreat for the directors of our SEEL Retreat Ministry at St. Francis Xavier Parish this weekend. The focus was on creation as God’s activity taking place...
Statue Installation Complete

Statue Installation Complete

Many thanks to those generous parishioners who contributed to the purchase of the new statues of St. Ignatius and St. Francis Xavier that now grace the facade of the church. Installed on Tuesday by Richard Keller and Rowland Freeman, the long-awaited statues are...
Glass Pocket Meeting Held

Glass Pocket Meeting Held

Thanks to everyone who made it out on a rainy Monday night this week to take part in our “Glass Pockets” meeting. The term “glass pockets” refers to transparency and Fr. Carver’s desire to share the state of the parish with everyone. A...