We are the people of St. Francis Xavier Church, a Roman Catholic Community, serving Otisville and the surrounding rural areas in the northeast corner of the Lansing Diocese.
We strive to be open to the Holy Spirit in promoting Christian unity, peace and friendship.
We proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ by growing in faith and by serving the spiritual and corporal needs of our brothers and sisters.

Parish News

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

 A New Way, A New World In the reading from Jonah, God told him to preach repentance to the people of Nineveh. When the whole city repented the very first day, they showed it by wearing sackcloth and fasting from food. Sometimes we might think that way: That repenting means punishing ourselves or feeling sorry. […]

Third Sunday of Advent

Reflection    Reasons to Rejoice Saint Paul seems to be throwing out a handful of sayings that may sound overly optimistic, but are actually very practical. “Rejoice always? Who can do that?” It sounds absurd, but the next two lines give it context: If we pray constantly and thank God for all that happens to us, […]

Immaculate Conception

Mary’s Sinlessness and Simplicity It has been my mission lately to live as simply as possible. One of my mottos has become: “Make Due”. In other words, if I want green beans for supper but only have broccoli on hand, I will make due with broccoli. If I have a couch with broken springs and […]

Mass & Reconciliation Times

Regular Mass Schedule

Tuesday Reconciliation 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday Mass 6:30 p.m.
Saturday Reconciliation 4:00 p.m.
Saturday Mass 5:00 p.m.
Sunday Mass 10:00 a.m.


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