St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
Stonewall, Texas

Very Rev.
John P. Nolan, V. F.

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


2nd Sunday of each month - 12:00 pm - “Fellowship Encuentro” Everyone is invited to the hall after the 11:00 am Masses on the 2nd Sunday of each month for fellowship and light refreshments.

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

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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.

The “Remembrance Book” for All Souls during November has been placed on the podium by the votive candle stand. You may enter the names of the deceased that you wish to pray for in the book. The souls of those listed in the book will be prayed for during Masses in November.

CCD Classes - Due to the change in the St. Francis Festival, we will have CCD on November 24th and not on December 8th. Contact Kim Baethge with any questions.

Thanksgiving Mass, November 28th, 8:00 AM - Mass will be at 8:00 AM (the noon mass is cancelled).

The Second Collection next weekend is for the Campaign for Human Development.

Thursday, November 21, Fishes & Loaves at Trinity Lutheran Church for those age 55 and older. 4270 RR 1. Games & Social at 9:30 AM; Lunch at 11:45 AM (Turkey breast, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, rolls, and a dessert of apple pie & pumpkin pie). Anyone over the age of 55 is invited to attend. (ID’s are not checked.) Lunch is free, they do have a donation basket and the monies are used for expenses.

Good For The Soul Music - December 1st at 3:00 PM - Composer David Kauffman will be at St. Mary’s to provide us with an Advent mission experience. Come join us for a time of prayer, reflection and of course great music! A choir from St. Mary’s will be singing with Mr. Kauffman. Mark your calendars! This will be a great way to start off your Advent Season.

On the Way, Andale! “Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.” - St. Augustine. We have been called into a service that lasts until the very end. Remain fully alive in your mission and allow the Spirit to empower you for the difficult days you will endure.

Catholic Television - EWTN - Holiness of life is not the privilege of the chosen few, it is the obligation, the call, and the will of God for every Christian - Mother Angelica. EWTN can be found on the Dish Network, Channel 261 and Direct TV, Channel 370.

There will NOT be a First Wednesday of the Month lunch in December or January.

December 8 - St. Francis Xavier Feast Day
December 15 - Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration - Parish dinner following the 11:00 Mass
December 15 - 50th Annual LBJ Tree Lighting at Lyndon B Johnson State Park & Historic Site
December 24 - Christmas Eve Mass at 6:00 PM
December 25 - Christmas Day Mass at 10:00 AM
December 31 - New Year's Eve Mass at 6:00 PM
January 1 - Solemnity of Mary Mass at 10:00 AM