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Diocesan Capital Campaign

After dialogue, study, prayer and reflection Bishop Johnston announced a $15 million endowment campaign to augment existing endowments for preparing our future priests and priest retirement, and to establish a new endowment for youth formation.

Bishop Johnston made the decision to initiate the campaign for several compelling reasons.  These include:

  1. There are unavoidable, critical needs that would be met by a campaign;
  2. These needs are positive, hope-filled and future oriented;
  3. Timing: the campaign will be the first in our diocese’s history and will coincide with our 60th anniversary; and
  4. The Campaign will build on the positive momentum of our Mutually Shared Vision, leading to a more active engagement (spiritually and financially).

After Bishop Johnston was appointed as Bishop of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, the priests’ Committee reached consensus to proceed with the campaign because of the urgency of the needs.  They also thought this was an excellent opportunity to work together as a community of faith to meet the crucial needs of the diocese.

Our parish goal is $340 thousand dollars.

Thank you all for your kind and generous support of this blessed endeavor.  

Contact Info

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church

245 West Front Street, Sikeston, MO 63801

Phone: 573-471-2441

Fax: 573-471-9820

Mass Schedule

Monday & Friday - 8:15 am

Wednesday - 5:15PM

Saturday - 4:00 pm

Sunday - 10:00 am

Spanish Mass - 8:00 am 

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