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

Parish Calendar

December 12 - 6:30 pm, Liber Christo - Freedom through Christ (6:00 Optional Rosary) Power and Authority - What is the difference between power and authority? What is the proper exercise of power and authority, laity and laying on of hands, and laity and blessings? All are invited to learn more about this model of spiritual healing based on repentance, forgiveness, renunciation, examination of conscience, and confession. Directed by Fr. Jim Harnan

December 13 - 6:00 pm, Advent Reflection on the Manger, St. Mary's in the small church - This will be a time in prayer and meditation on the empty manger awaiting Jesus' birth. As we mark the season of lent with stations of the cross each Friday, this reflection will offer us a way to dig deeper in to the preparation time that Advent offers. We'll have bible readings and multiple choirs from St. Mary's will be singing, including the youth and children's choir

December 15 - 10:00 am, St. Rose Society will meet in the St. Thomas Hall.  All ladies are invited to attend

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 - 6:00 PM, Christmas Eve Mass

December 25 - 10:00 AM, Christmas Day Mass

December 31 - 6:00 PM, New Year's Eve Mass

January 1 - 10:00 AM, Solemnity of Mary Mass

January 2 - 5 - Registration for the January 2020 Youth ACTS retreat is now open! All high school students are welcome to attend this 4 day, 3 night retreat designed to help teens to grow in their faith and inspire them to serve their parish community. Registration closes on December 21, 2019. Retreat dates - January 2-5, 2020.  Location - Tecaboca Retreat Center, Mountain Home.  Registration forms can be found here- Bring completed forms and retreat fee by the St. Mary's Parish Office at 307 W. Main. For more information contact Sara Boettcher
at 830-997-9523


Coffee is served in the hall after 9:00 am Mass on Sundays &
on the 2nd Sunday of each month after 11:00 Mass

Everyone is invited for coffee and to socialize.
Keep in mind that CCD classes are in session when visiting in the hall.