Welcome to St. Francis Xavier Parish!
St. Francis Xavier Parish in Medina, Ohio, is the largest Roman Catholic parish in Medina County and serves as the spiritual home to more than 3,100 registered households and more 10,000 parishioners. Located 32 miles southwest of Cleveland and 23 miles west of Akron, St. Francis Xavier Parish serves residents of the city of Medina and Medina and Montville townships.
We extend 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. Through more than 70 active parish ministries, we strive to meet the varied spiritual, physical and social needs of parishioners and others in the wider community.