Harsh Reality and New Beginnings in Kipushi, Congo

She had reached the end of her rope. Not knowing where to turn, a young mother in Kipushi, Congo, approached Brothers Jean Paul and Vital Mwenge for assistance.[read more]

Associates Carry Forth the Mission

In August, over 30 Xaverian Associates, Brothers, and guests gathered to welcome nine new Associates. The day of reflection, faith sharing, ritual, and meal took place at the Audubon Country Club in Louisville, KY[read more]

A Visit to Kenya & South Sudan

The General Superior, Brother Daniel Skala, C.F.X., and the General Councilors Brothers Brian Davis, Lawrence Harvey, Patrick Fumbisha, and Dominique Olondo continued their canonical visitation in September to Kenya and South Sudan[read more]

Brother Brian Vetter, C.F.X.

Brother Brian entered eternal life very peacefully this morning.  For the final time, Brian surrendered himself ‘trustingly into the arms of the Father’ in whose love Brian has grown as a Xaverian Brother. In death as in life, Brian exemplifies the essence of our Xaverian spirituality. [read more]

December 24

Light is an integral part of our Advent and Christmas seasons. We light the candles of our Advent wreath, we decorate our trees, homes, and yards with a variety of bright lights, and we recall the Star of Bethlehem shining brightly over the place where Jesus was born.[read more]

December 23

Everyone was created in the likeness of God. Every person is born with a purpose and a calling, which they can either fully realize or utterly miss.[read more]