Church of Saint Francis Xavier


Welcome to Church of Saint Francis Xavier, a Parish of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Belleville located in Carbondale, Illinois.  We are located on the corner of Poplar and Walnut (Highway 13 going East), minutes from the SIU campus.

Welcome to all new and returning students.

Welcome all those visiting our Parish.


Saint Francis Xavier Fall Fest and Fish Fry will be held Friday, Sept. 26 from 5 - 7 p.m.

Tickets will be available after weekend Masses and at the Parish Office, as well as at that door on the night of the event.













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Mass Times

Monday: 12:15 p.m. Mass and Holy Hour
Tuesday: 7:20 a.m. Mass
Wednesday: 7:20 a.m. Mass
Thursday: 5:15 p.m. Mass at Newman Catholic Student Center
Friday: 5:30 p.m. Mass
Saturday: 5:30 p.m. Mass
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Mass
Spanish Mass: Sunday 12:15 p.m.

Newman Catholic Student Center Mass Schedule
715 South Washington Street, Carbondale
Monday and Thursday: 5:15 p.m. only
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. Mass
Sunday Evening: 8:00 p.m. (No Sunday evening Mass during the summer or holiday breaks)

Office Hours

Monday through Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

9 a.m. - Noon

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