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Good Book Club

The Good Book Club will be starting a Bible Study of Psalms – The School of Prayer, featuring Jeff Cavins, Tim Gray, and Sarah Christmyer. More information coming soon.

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Religious Education Registration

Registration forms for 2015-2016 Religious Education classes are available at the back of each church and on the Religious Education page. Register no by filling out the forms and returning to the parish office.

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Mission Appeal

Fr. Raphael Makori, from the Musoma Diocese Tanzania, East Africa, will be here the weekend of August 15 & 16 for the Mission Appeal. There will be a second collection that weekend.

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St. Francis Xavier Cemetery Information Sessions

Parishioners are encouraged to stop downstairs after Mass at St. Francis Xavier to look at our cemetery map and obtain current information on costs of plots and locations. Those that have already purchased plots can check on their status as well as obtain documentation if they lack papers. Coffee and donuts will be served. Please […]

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GROW Parish Survey

GROW is a six-month pastoral planning process offered by the Archdiocese through its Office of Parish Services in conjunction with TeamWorks International and Catholic Finance Corporation. Its data-driven model is designed to help parishes GROW in: Clarity of Parish Strengths & Gifts Intentionality & Focus Implementation of Best Practices Long-Term ParishViability Through Communion, Mission, Administration, and Relationship to the Local Church Long-Term Catholic SchoolViability […]

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Knights of Columbus 2015 Fundraising Calendar Sales

Knights of Columbus 2015 Fund-Raising Calendar Sales $25.00 Raffle ticket included for 64+ drawings; 52 weekly drawings for $25.00 and 12 monthly drawings of a minimum of $50.00 from the monthly calendar sponsors. Contact your Knight of Columbus of the Father Albert Shanley Council 15227 from St. Joseph at Taylors Falls or St. Francis Xavier of […]

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Donations needed for new GIA Gather Hymnals

Dear Parishioners of St. Joseph & St. Francis Xavier Churches, The Churches of St. Joseph & St. Francis Xavier is in need of your help and support. After many years of ordering and disposing of Today’s Missals and Music Issues the Parish Councils of your parishes has decided to purchase the GIA Gather Hymnals with […]

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Scholarship Available

The St. Francis Altar & Rosary Society is offering a $300 scholarship to a high school senior from St. Francis Xavier Parish who will be attending a Catholic college or university. For an application or more information, please contact Rose Ann Hawley at 651.433.2007.

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Youth Group: Duluth Adventure Trip!

The Youth Group will be heading north to Duluth in August! Date: August 19-20, 2014 Cost: $80 (Confidential scholarships are available based on financial need. Please ask!) Cost includes: hotel, activities, food, beverages, bus ride. You may want to bring money for souvenirs and additional snacks. Youth Group members … bring a friend! Maximum: 30 Youth […]

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Youth Group: Valleyfair!

The Youth Group will be going to Valleyfair in July! Date: July 17, 2014 Time: 8:15 am – 8:30 pm Cost: $35 – if you helped at Wannigan Days / $45 if you did not participate Confidential scholarships are available based on financial need. Please ask! Bus will pick the Youth Group up at 8:30 […]

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