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Xavier girls embrace their Lenten sacrifices

Xavier girls embrace their Lenten sacrifices

April 3, 2017

From Ash Wednesday to Easter, Catholics around the world observe the season of Lent. These forty days are used to purify the soul through prayer, penance and fasting. Pope Francis frequently speaks on...

The Pope’s message

The Pope’s message

March 6, 2017

Lent is coming up and you know what that means, half of the Xavier population will attempt for the third year in a row to give up sugar. But this Lent instead of abstaining from something as trivial as...

What is Penny Wars?

What is “Penny Wars”?

February 21, 2017

The most wonderful time of the year – Catholic Schools Week- has come and gone, and nothing goes better with free dress days than a little friendly competition between classes for a good cause. Penny...

Rosh Hashanah: the beginning of a new year

October 3, 2016

The evening of Oct. 2, 2016 marks the New Year on the Jewish calendar. Rosh Hashanah, which translates to “head of the year,” commemorates the beginning of the world and creation of humanity. It is...

Dr. Alexander White speaks of his Holocaust experience

Dr. Alexander White speaks of his Holocaust experience

March 30, 2016

Dr. Alexander White, a Schindler’s List Holocaust survivor, visited Xavier with an important message for students. Awakened by the sound of bombs, Dr. White remembers the events that occurred 70...

Mrs. Tara Patterson, Coordinator of Campus Evangelization, enjoys the rally with Xavier students.

Students rally for life

January 29, 2016

On the anniversary of Rowe vs. Wade, students and families from all around the Valley gathered in downtown Phoenix to march 13 blocks, one block for every thousand lives lost to abortion every year in...

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