Welcome, and thank you for visiting the St. Francis Xavier Faith Community website.
It highlights the wide variety of worship, ministry and service opportunities available.
We invite you to learn more about our faith community, and welcome you to celebrate the Eucharist with us.
Mass & Reconciliation
Saturday: 5 pm
Sunday: 8:30 & 10:30 am
Word & Communion
Monday 8 am
Tuesday-Thursday 8 am
Friday 9 am
(June-August) Friday Mass 8 am
20 minutes prior to Mass
Saturdays at 4:00pm
Additional Times prior to Easter & Christmas
News & Events
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Bishop’s Annual Appeal:
All donations received go directly to ministries that support our Catholic faith and are not used for any other purpose.
Join others around the diocese in making a gift at www.stcdio.org/annualappeal or mail to: Bishop’s Annual Appeal, PO Box 1538, St. Cloud, MN 56302.
Anyone who wishes to bring forward a complaint of sexual misconduct on the part of church personnel is encouraged to contact a victim advocate who will assist the person to take whatever steps the victim feels are appropriate to resolve the issue. (Confidentiality is assured to anyone who speaks with them.)
Victim Assistance Advocates for the Diocese of St.Cloud are:
Roxann Storms, MSW, LICSW, FT, (320) 248-1563
Jane Blee: St. Cloud (320) 251-3430
Tom Klecker: St. Joseph (320) 253-2866
Peggy Rezac: Fergus Falls (218) 731-5528 Rev.
Stanley Wieser: Wheaton (español) (320) 815-9696
Jennifer Wirz: Central MN (320) 339-0622
Cultural Immersion Trip
To San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala
March 18-25, 2020 (approx.dates)
Join us for a life-changing experience as we travel to the San Lucas Mission in March.
Who? Seniors, families, singles, parents and youth, college students
Cost: Approx. $800-900 per person
Includes: Airfare, $350-?
Room, Board, and in-country transportation all for only $40(youth), $55(adult) per day $200 personal expenses (estimate)
Don’t wait! Call Shelby @ 320-282-2488 today for more information or to reserve your spot for this fantastic trip. The group will start meeting soon to prepare. A current passport is needed.
Some of the experiences will include stove building, construction, serving a meal to the elderly, visiting the Mission’s projects, learning about coffee growing and processing and much more!!! You will learn about the culture and peoples of Guatemala, as well as about poverty and the role we play in the world’s economic situation.
Google “Friends of San Lucas Mission” for info.
Support farmers in Central America by purchasing Fair Trade coffee, chocolate and tea after Mass this weekend in the Gathering Place. Thank you for using your purchasing to live out your faith.
HOMELESS HELPING HOMELESS
With the cold weather upon us , those who live without shelter in our area are needing assistance. If you are able to donate any of the following, please bring to church - sleeping bags and tarps ( many sleep in the woods), snowmobile suits, long underwear tops and bottoms. If you would like to donate funds to help pay for housing down payments and application fees for housing, please make checks out to Homeless Helping Homeless and send to P.O. Box 475, St. Cloud, MN 56302. This is one way to make sure that your donations are being put to immediate use for those in need. And if you are interested in helping, please contact Harry and Mary Fleegel at 320-309-2952. Or contact Molly Weyrens at email@example.com or 320-828-4465