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St. Francis Xavier Parish 2447 Putnam Street        Lake Station, IN 46405  (219) 962-8626

Pastor:

Rev. David W. Kime

Associate Pastor:

Rev. Roque Meraz  

Pastoral Associate: 

Lucia Bim-Merle

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  Altar Server Training  Fr. Kime is offering an Altar Server Training Session for those who wish to serve for Mass.   Monday, Sept. 24th at 7:00pm

Altar Server Training Fr. Kime is offering an Altar Server Training Session for those who wish to serve for Mass. Monday, Sept. 24th at 7:00pm

  PET BLESSING on Saturday, Oct. 6th at 10:30am in honor of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi.

PET BLESSING on Saturday, Oct. 6th at 10:30am in honor of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi.

Part 1 of the Story of Joselito

 

MASS TIMES:
Saturday Vigil:  4:00 pm          Sunday Masses: 8:00 am, 9:30 am & 12:00 pm
(Spanish)

Weekday Masses: 8:00 am

CONFESSIONS:
Thursdays 6:00-6:45 pm  Saturdays 3:00-3:45 pm

ADORATION:
Every Thursday 8:30 am thru Friday 8:00 am

  For Couples Who Are Not Married by the Church: Would you like to have your marriage blessed by the Church? Fr. Kime is offering a question and answer session for couples who are not married by the Church. Learn what steps you can take to have your marriage blessed. Sunday, September 30th at 1:15pm     Información para parejas que no están casadas por la iglesia: ¿Le gustaría que su unión sea bendecida por la Iglesia? El P. Kime está ofreciendo una sesión de preguntas y respuestas para las parejas que no están casadas por la Iglesia. Dese la oportunidad de conocer los pasos que puede seguir para que su unión sea bendecida. La fecha será el domingo, 30 de septiembre a la 1:15 p.m.

For Couples Who Are Not Married by the Church: Would you like to have your marriage blessed by the Church? Fr. Kime is offering a question and answer session for couples who are not married by the Church. Learn what steps you can take to have your marriage blessed. Sunday, September 30th at 1:15pm

Información para parejas que no están casadas por la iglesia:
¿Le gustaría que su unión sea bendecida por la Iglesia? El P. Kime está ofreciendo una sesión de preguntas y respuestas para las parejas que no están casadas por la Iglesia. Dese la oportunidad de conocer los pasos que puede seguir para que su unión sea bendecida. La fecha será el domingo, 30 de septiembre a la 1:15 p.m.

  CCD Classes begin Sept. 9th & 10th.  Cost is $70 per child, $130 for two & $170 for family.

CCD Classes begin Sept. 9th & 10th.
Cost is $70 per child, $130 for two & $170 for family.

  RCIA - ADULT INQUIRY  Have you ever wanted to learn more about the faith? Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Catholic? Here’s your chance! Adult Inquiry classes will begin on  Monday, September 24th at 6:30 p.m.  Any adult can attend - no commitment! Learn about the beauty of the Church and explore various topics on a weekly basis. Please call the parish to register. 962-8626.

RCIA - ADULT INQUIRY Have you ever wanted to learn more about the faith? Do you know someone who is interested in becoming a Catholic? Here’s your chance! Adult Inquiry classes will begin on Monday, September 24th at 6:30 p.m. Any adult can attend - no commitment! Learn about the beauty of the Church and explore various topics on a weekly basis. Please call the parish to register. 962-8626.

   ¡Clases de Preparación Sacramental para Adultos!    Los adultos que deseen prepararse para recibir los Sacramentos deben asistir a clases semanales en español a partir del domingo 24 de septiembre a las 10:30 am. Por favor llame a la oficina parroquial para registrarse. 962-4507.

¡Clases de Preparación Sacramental para Adultos! Los adultos que deseen prepararse para recibir los Sacramentos deben asistir a clases semanales en español a partir del domingo 24 de septiembre a las 10:30 am. Por favor llame a la oficina parroquial para registrarse. 962-4507.

  First Saturday Mass, rosary & devotions each First Saturday of the month at 9:00am. Join us to pray in reparation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary as Our Lady requested at Fatima.

First Saturday Mass, rosary & devotions each First Saturday of the month at 9:00am. Join us to pray in reparation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary as Our Lady requested at Fatima.

  Están invitados al Primer Sábado del mes a las 9:00am para la Santa Misa, rosario y devociones.

Están invitados al Primer Sábado del mes a las 9:00am para la Santa Misa, rosario y devociones.

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  Our new 1st class relic of St. José Sánchez del Rio - located near the front entrance of the Church.

Our new 1st class relic of St. José Sánchez del Rio - located near the front entrance of the Church.

  The new statue dedicated to the young martyr St. José Sánchez del Rio.

The new statue dedicated to the young martyr St. José Sánchez del Rio.

Our new dusk to dawn lighting at St. Francis Xavier! Part of the completion of the roofing project was to install led lights on our steeple, St. Francis Xavier statue and parish sign. Hats off to those who work tirelessly to make our church beautiful - even at night. Click on the picture to view the gallery of photos.


Part 2 of the story of St. Jose Luis Sanchez del Rio "Joselito".  

Join us for a celebration of his Feast Day on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 5:00pm.  Mass with a potluck dinner to follow.  Everyone is welcome!