For more accurate dates and times consult our parish CALENDAR here.
Young Adults interested in going to World Youth Day in Panama, please contact Fr. Gamber at email@example.com.
A trip is being formed now. For more information on WORLD YOUTH DAY: CLICK HERE
FR. SOSSY is off to East Africa.
If you would like information about Fr. Sossy's new parish, ways to support his mission, and information about contacting him, please see the flyer HERE.
In early July, Fr. Sossy Luyembe will depart from the USA and return to his homeland in Africa to start a new parish and continue the work of the Jesuits in that province of the world. To learn more about his next assignment and the people of Africa, see the flyer HERE. Last week, we had a great send off for Fr. Sossy after Mass, and many bade their farewells. Fr Fairbanks read a little POEM he had written for Father, and you can see it HERE. Please keep Fr. Sossy in your prayers, and the people of his new parish in Malindi, Kenya.
TUESDAY JULY 17
Baptism classes for families planning to have their child baptized. We meet in the parish center at 7pm.
SATURDAY JULY 21
Marriage Pre-Cana Retreat meets in the parish center 8:30 am to 4pm (with Mass). Register at http://www.stxchurch.org/precana
SUNDAY JULY 22
OUR PERU SOLIDARITY will present our slide show and answer questions about our trip to Peru. Come down to the parish center to share coffee and donuts after all the morning Masses and meet those who made the pilgrimage to Lima and other Peru sites. See photos and videos at http://www.stxchurch.org/Peru-Mission
IGNATIUS HOUSE COMMUNITY
Seeking new members for 2018-2019 The former rectory next door to our parish church is now “Ignatius House” a lay faith community grounded in Jesuit spirituality in service to the local area. The residents are now seeking new members for the coming year. For more information, contact Mr. Greg Mellor at firstname.lastname@example.org or see their link on the front of our parish website www.stxchurch.org.
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY We meet on the 1st and third Saturday from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM in the Parish Center downstairs. It is nice to meet and get to know people in this valuable ministry. Please call Diane at the parish office if you are interested to sew, crochet, knit, etc.
St. Xavier Altar Linen Ministry We are looking for volunteers for every other Tuesday morning to assist with laundering and ironing of altar supplies. Call the office if you would like to join us. Bonus: good laughs and great friendships!
XAVIER JAIL MINISTRY St. X has a long history of supporting jail ministry. We visit the Justice Center or at Talbert House on the 3rdSunday of the month from 9AM until 10:00AM. Call Bill at 231-9114 or email@example.com
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Mass Readings: Find the upcoming readings for Sunday here at the US Catholic Conference http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/index.cfm
Mass Presiders: Find out which priest will preside at each Mass at the parish bulletin http://www.stxchurch.org/Bulletin
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