Francis Xavier
India  /  Published 03.12.20

Goa: annual Feast held in muted manner

The annual Feast of St. Francis Xavier, a ceremony which used to attract thousands of people each year, was organised in a muted way in Old Goa on Thursday, as public gatherings were not allowed at th...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Panaji

Calcutta  /  Published 03.12.20

Xavier: missionary on the move

Francis Xavier had planned to devote himself to a prestigious intellectual life, but at a strategic moment he surrendered to God, who had long and patiently pursued him. That surrender changed the cou...
By Fr. J. Felix Raj, SJ in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.12.19

In memory of Francis Xavier

Jesuits and their co-workers celebrate the Feast of St. Francis Xavier on December 3 every year. Francis Xavier is the patron of all Xaverian institutions — schools, colleges, universities, manageme...
By Fr. J. Felix Raj, SJ in Calcutta


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