Praying the Rosary Before Daily Mass!!

Beginning on Monday, Sept. 2nd at 8:45 a.m. the Rosary will be prayed before daily Mass. We will be using the booklet “Rosary Novenas to Our Lady”. Copies will be available. everyone is invited to come and participate in Praying the rosary even if you are unable to stay for Mass.  


Youth Choir

The Youth Choir is in need of young voices ages 8 through high school to join and serve in this ministry. Children/teens learn various aspects of choral singing by praising God through song. Rehearsals begin September 12 at 6:15. Consider giving your time and talent to the music ministry of Saint Francis Xavier by volunteering…


Kendall County Community Food Pantry

This letter is to thank you for your generosity to the School Supply Distribution we held on August 6, 2019. As a result of the unstinting giving of your organization and the others we partner with, we were able to provide new backpacks with supplies to over 620 children this year. This is a record…


Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care

Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care, part of the Catholic AMITA health system, is working with the Joliet area long term care facilities (nursing homes) to bring our Love to Care activities to their residents to alleviate isolation and loneliness. Activities may include Chair Yoga, Art Appreciation, Christian Prayer, Group Pet Therapy, Music Bingo, etc. Villa…


Totus Tuus Team Needs Your Help

The 4 young adults of our visiting Totus Tuus team will need a lunch Monday, July 22-Friday, July 26. Lunches must be deliver to the parish kitchen by 11:30. The 4 young adults also are in need of families to host them for dinner Sunday, July 22-Thursday, July 26. The team is on a tight…


FCFF (Family Centered Faith Formation) Registration in Progress

For a family experience of faith formation, please be sure to register for classes that will begin in September. In this unique model for Religious Education, families come once a month to experience the faith together. Then, at home, they complete two interactive, hands-on lessons each month which build on what they learned at church,…


New Mass Time

Starting September 8th, 2019 there will be a Mass at 5:30pm on the second Sunday of every month


Calling all Gardening Angels

We need help watering the flowers in the pots outside. If you could volunteer even one day a week please contact Lynn at 815-671-1001, thanks!  


Happy Anniversary!

12 years ago on May 2nd 2007, Knights of Columbus Council 14283 was chartered. In that time, men from this parish have raised tens of thousands of dollars for the community and our church. We have volunteered thousands of hours. This was not possible without the support of our Parishioners Want to join us on…