St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
Stonewall, Texas

Rev. John P. Nolan

Parochial Vicar

Rev. Jean Baptiste Magbia Zabusu

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 209, Stonewall, Texas  78671
Physical Address:  400 St. Francis St., Stonewall, Texas
 (830) 644-2368

Established 1945


COFFEE is served in the hall on Sundays after 9:00 Mass and on the 2nd Sunday of each month after 11:00 Mass.

Rosary prayed on Thursdays immediately after 6:00 PM Mass outside at the grotto to Our Lady of Guadalupe. Rosario para las intenciones de los ninos, jovenes y familias, jueves despues de misa de las 6:00. If inclement weather, the Rosary will be prayed inside the church.

Bilingual Rosary before 11:00 AM Sunday Mass - The Rosary will be recited before the 11:00 Mass. Please let the church office know if you are willing to lead the Rosary or if you would like to lead one of the decades.

“Kaffee Klatsch” - Sundays After 9:00 Mass - Everyone is invited to the hall after the Sunday 9:00 am Mass for fellowship and light refreshments.

Saturday, May 5 - St. Francis Xavier Church “Rosary Run/Walk 5K” - click here to access flyer. Check-In 7:30 AM; Run 8:30 AM - Entries received by April 23 will receive a T-Shirt.

SAVE THE DATE - Thursday, May 10th, 6:00 pm Mass, Potluck & Reception for the Ordination Anniversaries of Fr. John and Fr. Jean Baptiste. More details to follow.

Fr. Jim is downsizing his library. Anyone that would like to have some of the books may pick them up in the hall after 9:00 and 11:00 Mass. More books will be forthcoming.

Thank you to all who have made a gift to the 2018 Archbishop’s Appeal. Your gift will directly support the Appeal ministries that aid and evangelize the people in the Archdiocese of San Antonio. For those who’ve not yet had an opportunity to participate in this year’s Appeal, there is still time. Your gift donation is essential to ensuring that we may continue the Catholic Appeal ministries that serve the people in our archdiocese. The Archbishop’s office has sent a receipt and letter of thanks to each of those that have already contributed. Blessings to all.

The Second Collection next weekend is for Assumption Seminary. At Assumption our men study to become future pastors. Six Priests will be ordained for the Archdiocese of San Antonio this June. Pray every day for young people to answer the call of the Good Shepherd. Encourage them to be open to serving Jesus and consecrate their lives by a religious life.

Please note - Thursday Mass time has been changed from 6:00 PM to 12:00 Noon. The weekly after-Mass Rosary has been moved to Tuesdays after the 6:00 PM Mass.

2018 SFX Leadership Award Winners - The St Rose Society and St Thomas Society are proud to announce our 2018 Leadership Award recipients: Clayton Duecker, Presten Fiedler, Dominick Petsch and Jacob Wienecke. These graduates have participated in service work, practiced their faith and have received the sacraments to earn this recognition. Each graduate will receive $500 towards their future college expenses. Congratulations!

We welcome Catholic Life Insurance, Stonewall Br# 116 as they come together this Sunday, April 15, for their annual meeting. Thank you to the Branch for the support of many parish projects and for financial security for their members.. For information, contact Stacy Hayes, 512-422-8076.

Tuesday, April 17 at 6:00 PM - Meet the FISD School Board Candidates & New Superintendent. At the Stonewall Chamber Building. Vino & light refreshments to be provided.

This Sunday, April 15 - Trinity Lutheran Church Annual Fish Fry fundraiser. Serving starts at 11:30 AM. 4270 RR 1; To-Go meals are available at the Drive-Thru. Free will donation.