Those of you who are old enough to remember 30 years ago, may remember the British singer and songwriter Steve Winwood, when he released a song called “Higher Love” that shot to the top of the charts.  Many of you will recall the familiar opening lines:
“Think about it, there must be higher love,
Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above. 
Without it, life is wasted time. 
Look inside your heart, I’ll look inside mine.”

The love of God is in our hearts.  And it wants to be expressed.
Jesus calls us to a new level of living, calls us to become a better version of our present selves.  Jesus knows our ability.  God created us for a purpose.  He challenges us to live up to that purpose.  Don’t settle for just doing enough to get by.  Be a star student, athlete, parent, employee, etc...Read more

Welcome to St. Francis Xavier
St. Francis Xavier Church
Our parish family would like to welcome you to St. Francis Xavier. We invite you to join us in our ministries, programs, and celebration of Mass.

The mission of St. Francis Xavier Parish is to encounter Jesus Christ and bring Him to all, through vibrant liturgy, lifelong Christian formation, and social outreach.

St. Francis Xavier School
St. Francis Xavier School
St. Francis Xavier School is dedicated to delivering an outstanding, well-rounded Catholic education.  A family atmosphere exists in all of our classrooms, where we teach students from three year old pre-school to 8th grade. We have the only Catholic school in Northwest Missouri that offers Spanish, Art, Music, PE and Technology classes.  As a member of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, we are accredited by the NCA and Missouri Non-Public Accrediting Association.  Read More...

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February  23
Estate Planning Seminar
7:00pm – Parish Center

February  25
St. Francis Xavier 2nd Annual Trivia Night
6:00pm – Parish Center

March  1
Ash Wednesday
Masses 6:30am, 8:15am, 12.05pm and 7:00pm

March  2
Altar Society Retreat
9:30am – 3:00pm  -- Parish Center

March 4
Mr. & Mrs. Kick-off Dinner Dance
Reservations deadline 2/27/2017
Click here for Flyer

March  8
Wednesday Lenten Soup Suppers begins
5:30pm Mass
6:10pm Soup Supper & Presentation


Saturday (Sunday Vigil)
4:00 & 6:00 PM
7:30 AM, 9:00 AM,10:30 AM, & 12 Noon
7:00 & 8:15 AM (Saturday 8:00 AM)