This Week with Fr. Ron

A couple was having a yard sale. They put out for sale a mirror they had received as a wedding gift years before. The mirror had a garish aqua-colored frame that just never fit with their décor, so they put it in their basement.

A young college student was looking for inexpensive furnishings for her apartment. She saw the mirror and bought it for a dollar.

"This is such a great deal!" she said excitedly. "Look, the mirror still has the plastic on it!"

She peeled the aqua-colored protective covering to reveal a beautiful gold-finished frame... Read More

SFX 125th Anniversary Pictorial Directory. 
It is FREE to get your picture taken and put in the directory.
Everyone needs to reserve a date and time using the link below:

Schedule an appointment here.

Lifetouch photography will be taking pictures for the pictorial directory starting Monday 4/27 from 2:30-9:00in the parish center. 

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
K-8 Registration School of Religion Registration

May  1
May Crowning
9:30AM – Church (No 8:15AM Mass)

May   3
First Communion – 2:00PM

May  14
8th Grade Graduation - 7:00PM Mass 
Reception to follow in the Parish Center

May 16
Francis Flanagan’s 100th Birthday Reception
5:00PM Parish Center    ALL ARE INVITED!

May  18
Protecting God’s Children Workshop
6:00PM Parish Center

May  21
Last Day of School – 9:30AM  All School Mass

May 24
Reception for Retiring School Teachers & Staff
10:00AM – 2:00PM

May  25
Memorial Day
9:00AM MassParish Office Closed

May  26
Knights of Columbus Blood Drive
1:00PM-6:00PM Parish Center

May  31
Marie Lederer’s Retirement Party
10:30AM Mass - Reception to follow in the Parish Center

June  2-6 & June 9 & 13
Parish Pictorial Directory
Pictures by Appointment -- Parish Center

June  14
Fr. Ron’s 40th Anniversary of Ordination
12:00 Noon Mass of Thanksgiving
Dinner to follow in the Parish Center

July  10
School Golf Tournament - Fairview Golf Course


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)