The exterior of St. Francis Xavier church on 16th Street.
The church of St. Francis Xavier, arguably one of the most beautiful churches in the United States.
In the Mary Chapel, which is a seperate space, many icons and images of the Blessed Mother are displayed.
The stained glass windows in the Mary Chapel.
The Blessed Virgin Mary Altar, which is located to the left of the Main Altar, and which houses the tabernacle where the Blessed Sacrament is kept.
Fr. Ken Boller S.J., pastor of St. Francis Xavier, elevates the Blessed Sacrament at the moment of consecration during the Mass celebrated on the Feast of the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of the Church.
The parish community is thriving and very active within the community.
The parish also has a growing Youth Ministry program to help young Catholics to strengthen their faith from an early age.
As with any parish, the prayer life of the community is central to mission.