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"If the Church "is to fulfill its providential destiny, evangelization as the joyful, patient, and progressive preaching of the saving death and resurrection of Jesus Christ must be your absolute priority."
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St. John Paul II

Peace and blessings to you and your loved ones! Thanks for visiting our website, a great way to begin an encounter with our parish family.

Following in the footstep of our patron St. Francis Xavier, we are called to go forth, as men and women who have encountered Jesus Christ, to be "missionary disciples" always bringing the love of God to our brothers and sisters by our witness to the faith - "going out to the fringes of humanity" that our doors may be constantly open, welcoming new members and building the kingdom of God here on earth.

I pray this website serve as the beginning of an encounter with one another. As we gather around the altar of sacrifice to celebrate the eucharist, may we encounter Christ above all who calls us to be saints.

May the Lord bless and keep you always! Be at peace and remain blessed!

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    "The most important thing I can say to you is take care of your marriages & your kids."

    -Pope Francis

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    Beginning July, 2018, there will be NO 8;00 AM MASS at St. Francis Xavier on SUNDAY.  There will only be a 10:00 am Mass on Sunday.

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    THIS Wednesday, August 15, is the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Please be reminded that this is a Holy Day of Obligation, and the faithful are obliged to attend Mass to celeb...

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    The Sacraments are a very important and necessary part of our spiritual lives as Catholics. At the same time, there are requirements and needed preparation in order to receive the Sacraments. Please n...

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    Father David will be in Sikeston on Monday, Friday, and late Wednesday afternoon for Confession and the evening Mass. Tuesday will be his personal day. He will be in Charleston on most of Wednesday an...

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    If you have children who are not attending Catholic School, please take the time to enroll them in our Parish School of Religion (PSR). Registration for PSR will be held after Mass on Saturday/ Sunday...

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