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. We are joined in partnership with the faith community of SIU-Carbondale Newman Catholic Student Center


Welcome all those visiting our Parish.  

What's Going on at Saint Francis Xavier?

Monthly Calendar

March 2019

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Mass Times

Parish Partnership Mass Times
Monday: 12:15 p.m. Mass and Holy Hour at Saint Francis Xavier
Tuesday: 5:15 p.m. Mass at Newman Center
Wednesday: 7:20 a.m. Mass at Saint Francis Xavier
Thursday: Mass at Newman Center 5:15 p.m.
Friday: 5:30 p.m. Mass at Saint Francis Xavier
Saturday: 5:30 p.m. Mass at Saint Francis Xavier
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 4:30 - 5:00 p.m. or by appointment
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. Mass at Saint Francis Xavier
Sunday: 11:15 a.m. Mass at Newman Center
Spanish Mass: Sunday 12:15 p.m. at Saint Francis Xavier
Sunday: 5:15 p.m. Mass at Newman Center

Newman Catholic Student Center is located at
715 South Washington Street, Carbondale

Lenten Penance Services all at 7:00pm
Tuesday, March 26 at Saint Francis Xavier
Wednesday, March 27 at Saint Andrew/Murphysboro
Thursday, March 28-Newman Center

2019 Triduum Schedule
Saint Francis Xavier
Holy Thursday-7:00pm
Good Friday-5:30pm
Easter Vigil-8:00pm

Newman Center
Holy Thursday-7:00pm
Good Friday-3:30pm
Easter Vigil-8:00pm

Office Hours

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

9 a.m. - Noon

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