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Mass Times

Weekend Masses
  • Saturday vigil: 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 12 noon, 5:30 p.m.

  • Weekday Masses
  • Monday – Saturday: 7:30 a.m.
  • Mondays & Thursdays: 7 p.m.
  • First Friday of each month: 7 p.m.

  • Reconciliation

  • Saturdays: 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays before First Fridays: 6:15 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 24: 3-4:30 p.m.

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    Have you ever wondered what it might be like to visit the Holy Land? This past January and February, members of our parish traveled with Fr. Tony to visit the Holy Land and see first-hand the land where Jesus lived and died. They also toured places where David used his slingshot to defeat Goliath, saw King Herod's city, and celebrated Mass at the site of St. John the Baptist's birth. By all accounts, it was an incredible experience to witness these places.

    Parishioner Dave Taylor would like to share the experience with the rest of us who were not able to go. He has created a presentation with dozens of pictures of our fellow parishioners and Fr. Tony seeing and touching these important places, and we have two opportunities to attend:

    Wednesday, June 20, at 7 p.m. in the Xavier Room
    Sunday, June 24, at 2 p.m. in the Xavier Room

    Refreshments will be available 30 minutes prior to each presentation, which will last about 90 minutes and combine the historic, scriptural and spiritual aspects of the pilgrimage.

    Please join us and experience the Holy Land through the eyes of your friends here at St. Francis Xavier Parish.

    What's Going On at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church?

    Our Holy Land Experience

    Have you ever thought about what it might be like to visit the Holy Land? This past January and February, members of our parish traveled with Fr. Tony to visit the Holy Land and see first-hand the land where Jesus lived and died. They also toured places where David used his...
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    Sign up for CYO fall sports

    Registration is under way for our fall CYO sports — cross country, football and elementary-school girls’ volleyball (boys’ and co-ed high school volleyball are played in the spring). Please visit http://www.stfrancisxavierathletics.com/ to register online....
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    Saying farewell to Fr. Chris, Fr. Thom

    Four years fly by fast! And now we must prepare to say goodbye to our two parochial vicars, Fr. Chris Cox and Fr. Thom Kowatch, as they respond to the bishop’s call to new assignments. Fr. Chris has been asked to serve now at St. Charles Borromeo Parish in Parma, and his Ju...
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    Sign up now to be part of our 4th Parish Day of Service

    Our Parish Day of Service has become a signature event for our St. Francis Xavier Parish community, and we can’t wait for you to be part of it! On this day, hundreds of our parishioners come together to spend a few hours in service to individuals in our community. We can...
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    Vacation Bible School is Shipwrecked!

    Join the hardy crew shipwrecked at St. Francis Xavier this summer for a week of stories, music, crafts, games and snacks! Children of our parish, ages 4 through just-completed 4th grade, are invited to attend our Vacation Bible School program. Dates: Monday through Friday, June...
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    Interested in Joining Us?

    New to the area, or to St. Francis Xavier Parish? We'd love to meet you at Hospitality Sunday, the first Sunday of most months, in the church basement after the 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and 12 noon Masses. Stop by to pick up your welcome packet and goody bag, meet some parishioners, and get a tour of the campus! Or, stop by the parish office to pick up a packet with the necessary forms. Registering gets you into our database so we can respond more promptly to your needs, puts you on the mailing list for our bi-monthly parish newsletter, makes you "official" for those times that you want to be a godparent or confirmation sponsor, and makes sure you can get the tax deductions for your donations. More importantly, it makes you an official part of our family! We're so glad you're here!

    For more information, please call our office: 330-725-4968.

    Our Mission

    Welcome to St. Francis Xavier Parish

    St. Francis Xavier Parish extends a hand of welcome to all as companions on the journey of faith. We are a Catholic community where diversity, acceptance and participation lead us on our lifelong journey of spiritual growth.

    As Christ’s Eucharistic family, the living presence of the Holy Spirit fires us to embrace our baptismal promises. Vibrant celebrations and faith filled parishioners are central to the communal expression of our love for God and God’s love for us.

    Our educational programs provide for spiritual growth in a friendly, open atmosphere to further develop our minds and souls.

    Opportunities for ministry abound as we live the Gospel through the contribution of our time, talent, and treasure.

    We are all challenged to “Go in Peace to Love and Serve the Lord,” as we are called to share all that we receive.