This Week with Fr. Ron

Twentieth century martyr Blessed Franz Jägerstätter was a husband, father and farmer from Austria who was imprisoned and beheaded in August of 1943 for refusing conscription into the Nazi military. He once wrote: "I can say from my own experience how painful life often is when one lives as a halfway Christian; it is more like vegetating than living." Blessed Franz's words underscore that he understood the pain and peril of declining as a "halfway Christian." But his words also point beyond that painful experience to the depths of the love and salvation into which Christ invites us: the kingdom of heaven, the wedding banquet of the Lord... 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...

Registration Online Giving
K-8 Registration School of Religion Registration
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NEWS & EVENTS

August  22
Knights of Columbus Chicken Dinner
4:00PM-8:00PM – Parish Center

August  26
School of Religion
Registration/Parent Meeting/Fun Night
6:30PM – Parish Center

August  30
Music Concert at St. Francis Xavier Church
3:00PM - featuring Jan & Gaye Kobialka

September  12 - 13
125th Parish Anniversary Kick-Off
All Masses & BBQ

September  20
Music Concert at St. Francis Xavier Church
3:00PM – featuring Bill & Judy McMurray

October (time & date TBA)
Music Concert at St. Francis Xavier Church
featuring Charles Badami & Donovan Jones

November 15
Music Concert at St. Francis Xavier Church
Time TBA – featuring Michael Shaw

December  6
Music Concert at St. Francis Xavier Church
2:00PM – Messiah (Handel) Sing-A-Long

 

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