Prayer & Sacraments

Prayer is an integral part of the Xavier experience.  Students experience prayer in a variety of ways:

  • Prayer to begin school each morning
  • Daily prayer at lunch
  • Prayer during every class
  • All-school prayer services led by students each Wednesday morning
  • Theology class prayer services and other prayer experiences
  • Monthly all-school Masses
  • Mass at 7:15 am each Friday morning
  • Eucharistic Adoration on first Fridays
  • Rosary during X period each Thursday
  • Sacrament of Reconciliation during Advent and Lent (plus opportunities by appointment)
  • Stations of the Cross
  • Athletic team prayers and prayer services
  • Prayer with the crowd before football and basketball games
  • Prayer at the conclusion of each school day