St Francis Xavier & St Clare

Catholic Parish of Greater Box Hill | In the Franciscan tradition

Welcome! 

 
Welcome to the Parish of St Francis Xavier and St Clare!
Whether you are new to our parish, a current parishioner,
interested in becoming Catholic or seeking to return to the practice of your faith,
we extend to you a warm welcome.

Our parish seeks to be a hospitable community that praises our God in worship,
shares with all what we celebrate in the Eucharist, and is inspired by the Holy Spirit to intentionally reach out and support others.
We hope you can join us. 

Parish News

Holy Week - Easter 2018 Schedule

RECONCILIATION
Wed 21 March 7.30pm SFX
Thurs 22 March 7.30pm St Clare

PALM/PASSION SUNDAY – Blessing of Palms, Procession & Mass
Sat 24 March                          5.30pm            SFX
Sun 25 March                         7.30am            SFX SIMPLE
                                            9.00am            St Clare
                                            10.15am          SFX
                                            11.00am          Italian Mass at St Clare
                                            5.30pm            SFX SIMPLE

MONDAY OF HOLY WEEK – 26 MARCH
Mass at 12 noon                                           SFX

TUESDAY OF HOLY WEEK – 27 MARCH
Communion Service at 12 noon                      SFX
(All Priests attending Chrism Mass at St Patrick’s Cathedral)

WEDNESDAY OF HOLY WEEK – 28 MARCH
Mass at 9.00am                                           St Clare
Mass at 12 noon                                          SFX
 
HOLY THURSDAY – 29 MARCH
Simple Low Mass                                        5.00pm at SFX
Mass of the Lord’s Supper                            7.30pm at St Clare
(Adoration with Night Prayer)
 
GOOD FRIDAY – 30 MARCH
Stations of the Cross (Parish Youth)              10.00am at SFX
Witness Procession from St Peter’s Anglican   12.30pm
Liturgy of the Passion of the Lord                  3.00pm at SFX
 
HOLY SATURDAY – 31 MARCH
Morning Prayer (Followed by Reconciliation)   9.00am at St Clare
Reconciliation                                              4.00pm at SFX

EASTER VIGIL – 31 MARCH AT ST FRANCIS XAVIER CHURCH AT 7.30PM
 
EASTER SUNDAY – 1 APRIL
Mass at 7.30am        SFX
Mass at 9.00am        St Clare
Mass at 10.15am       SFX
Italian Mass at 11am St Clare
Mass at 5.30pm        SFX
 




Upcoming Parish Events

27/04/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
4/05/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
11/05/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
18/05/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
25/05/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
1/06/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
8/06/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
15/06/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
22/06/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church
29/06/2018 7:30 PM Recurring Event: until 14/12/2018 (total 43 events) Bible Study Group The Friars Room @ St Francis Xavier Church