Tag Archives: St. Francis Xavier Parish in St. Joseph

St. Francis Xavier School celebrates senior citizens for over 45 years

“When you see the 8th graders and all the work they do and visit with them, it gives you a lot of hope for the future,”

Bishop visits St. Francis Xavier School in St. Joseph

“I’m still kind of new, and I heard about your school and how great the students are so I wanted to check it out for myself,”

Three hundred people celebrate Life Day

Three hundred people from Northwest Missouri gathered to celebrate the 4th Annual Life Day in St. Joseph on Sunday, October 2.

St. Francis Xavier Parish celebrates 125 Years

“(An anniversary) is a good opportunity to renew our commitment to live out our parish mission to encounter Jesus Christ and bring Him to all through vibrant liturgy, lifelong Christian formation, and social outreach,”

St. Joseph youth experience Christ in the disguise of the poor

This summer, 18 youth and four adults from the St. Joseph community travelled over six hundred miles to Eagle Butte, South Dakota where they spent six days helping members of the Lakota tribe on the Cheyenne River Reservation.

House of Bread Coordinator Retires After 33 Years

After 33 years of service, 93 year old Marie Lederer is retiring from the House of Bread, a food pantry located at St. Francis Xavier Parish in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Camp helps boys and dads navigate path to manhood

“The purpose of life is not about how well we do on the ball field. It’s not about how well we do in the bedroom. It’s not about how well we do with the billfold,”

House of Bread a beacon of hope in St. Joseph

Like many of the Holy Spirit’s promptings, the idea began very simply.

July 15, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph