SFX Church

St Francis Xavier Church has been privileged to host the Service of Remembrance for the Whitechapel Centre, the leading homeless and housing charity for the Liverpool region.The organisation works with people and for people who are sleeping rough, living in hostels or struggling to manage their accommodation. The Whitechapel Centre is committed to helping people find and maintain a home and learn the life skills essential for independent living.The Service of Remembrance on the 2nd of November...
Liverpool pilgrims in Wadowize
More than two dozen parishioners from the North West of England, including several from St Francis Xavier’s Church (SFX) in Liverpool, have taken part in a pilgrimage to Poland as part of their celebrations for the Year of Mercy. The 28 pilgrims came from the Liverpool City Centre North Pastoral Area and their visit included places of significance to Saint Pope John Paul II, the home of the Black Madonna of Częstochowa and sites of Second World War atrocities.The pilgrimage to Krakow was...
Jimmy McGovern was a pupil at St Francis Xavier's College
A new BBC One drama series set in the North West has strong Jesuit connections. The BBC has confirmed that the leading role in Broken (working title) will be played by Sean Bean. Filming of the primetime series is due to start next month, with the six episodes broadcast after Christmas.The new drama is written by Jimmy McGovern who was brought up five minutes’ walk away from Saint Francis Xavier’s Church (SFX) and went to SFX infants and primary school. He then went on to be taught...
St Francis Xavier SJ
Feast of Saint Francis Xavier celebrated at St Francis Xavier Jesuit ChurchMass at 12 noon followed by light refreshments.Thanksgiving Service at 7pm with an evening of Information Stalls of what good ministry is taking place within the area  between 5 and 7pm. Community and education organisations based in the West Everton district of Liverpool will be showcasing the work they do at St Francis Xavier’s Church, Salisbury St.  The Whitechapel Centre, West...
The organ at SFX
The Friends of St Francis Xavier's Church Liverpool are organizing its participation in the national heritage open day this year.St Francis Xavier's Church is a Grade II* building, decorated in gothic revival style. It is full of intricate stonework, beautiful stained glass from 1850 to the present day, and artefacts which reflect the history of Liverpool. The Jesuits have served the church for the whole of its 216 years existence.SFX is two churches in one: the original designed by J J Scoles...