Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church
Kansas City's Jesuit Parish
1001 East 52nd Street, Kansas City, MO 64110
816-523-5115
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • RETREAT – Lent: A Time for Uncovering and Discovering

    You can check out the first night of our Lenten retreat with Stephanie Pino-Dressman HERE. Stephanie led us in a reflection on this past year, from Lent 2020 to Lent 2021, and invited us to share where we have found consolation. Plan to join us for the...

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  • The Peace that Surpasses Understanding

    Five days before the election I’m thinking a lot about the promise in Scripture of “the peace that surpasses understanding.”  Paul writes these words to the Philippians while he is imprisoned (he will later be put to death). “Rejoice in the Lord...

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  • SFXcellent Books: Keep Reading!

    We asked parishioners of all ages to submit the title of a book that is important to them for a chance to win a gift card from locally-owned Rainy Day Books.  Congratulations to Amelia Krueger and Cory Sorio for winning the drawing!  Ameila won in the...

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  • Voting is an Act of Love

    November 3 is four weeks away.  Many are already voting.  Local, state and national races -- a lot is at stake. We are called to "faithful citizenship." We are called to be engaged.  I don't think there was anything like voting in Jesus' day.  He...

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  • Assumptions of White Privilege – And What We Can Do About It

    Father Bryan Massingale of Fordham University (author of "Racial Justice and The Catholic Church") says that the first step of dismantling systemic racism is for white people to acknowledge that "the only reason for racism's persistence is that white...

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Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church
1001 East 52nd Street, Kansas City, MO 64110
816-523-5115
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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