We are... A Parish Family - Gathered in Faith - Renewed in the Spirit and Sent Forth to Serve
Mass Schedule
Saturday 5:00 PM
(Sunday Vigil Mass)
Sunday 9:30 AM
12:15 PM
Monday to
9:00 AM
Friday 9:00 AM
Communion service only
Saturday 9:00 AM Mass

Holy Days: consult the bulletin

Children's Liturgy of the Word is held every Sunday at the 9:30 AM Mass

Confession: Saturday 4:30 PM

Miraculous Medal Novena: Monday - 9:00 AM Mass

t. Francis Xavier Church, Brooklyn NY

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St Francis Xavier Catholic Church HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
Christmas Eve: Sunday, December 24th
-5:00PM Family Mass
-11:15PM Christmas Choir Concert
-Midnight Mass
Christmas Day Monday, December 25th
-Mass will be at 9:30AM & 12:15PM
New Year's Eve Sunday, December 31st
-Mass at 9:30AM and 12:15PM
New Year's Day Monday, January 1st
-12:15 Mass

Rectory Office Will Be Closed Dec. 23-Dec. 26 and Dec. 30-Jan. 2 No Confession on Saturday, December 23rd

ST. FRANCIS XAVIER FILM SERIES St. Francis Xavier' s Spirituality Committee is pleased to present a new series focusing on the Catholic faith in film, beginning in January and continuing to April. All movies will be shown in the rectory basement screening room at 2:00 pm on Sundays and will be followed by a short discussion about the film. Admission is free, though we ask that people sign up in the back of the church so we know how many to expect. For more information , please look for flyers in the back of the church. We look forward to seeing you at the movies! January 7: The Young Messiah February 4: Of Gods and Men March 4: Dead Man Walking April 15: Risen

NEW MASS SETTING We are using a new musical setting of the Mass. Entitled "Mass of the Angels and the Saints" and written by Steve Janco, it has been used at major diocesan events for the last several years and works well in both Traditional and Contemporary Liturgies.

WINTER ISSUE OF OUTREACH (pdf, 1.2MB). Printed copies available in the vestibule. Browse back issues.

Automated Giving: Visit the WeShare Website for more information or to sign up.

ST. AUGUSTINE'S HELPING HANDS FOOD PANTRY Volunteers are needed on Thursday and Saturday mornings at St. Augustines' Helping Hands Food Pantry. Thursday mornings from 10AM to noon to help put away and/or move food. Some lifting involved, moving the cases of food. Saturday mornings when the food pantry is open, from 10AM to noon, volunteers are needed to help register clients. If you are interested in helping, please send email to: helpinghandsfp@gmail.com

SERVING OTHERS Monday evenings at 5:30pm Visit the elderly at Hopkins Nursing Home in Boreum Hill. Prepare meals and visit the homeless near Grand Central Station on Tuesday evenings at 4:30PM. If you are interested in learning more, email Ashley Moloney.

IN NEED OF SOME PRAYERS? St. Francis Xavier is happy to announce LaMP: Loving and Merciful Prayers. A Support Ministry, beginning now in our parish. You can request prayers for your private intentions from an anonymous prayer partner by two different methods:
1. Look for our prayer request forms in the back of the church. Place your request in the marked box. OR
2. Submit your prayer request through our email address: LAMP@stfxbrooklyn.org. A coordinator will assign a prayer partner for you who will pray for you and your intention for one month.
If you are interested in being a prayer partner yourself, please fill out a volunteer form available in the back of the church and leave it inside the LAMP box. Please know that our prayers will be with you.