St Frances Xavier Catholic Church

To become a registered member of St. Francis Xavier Church, you can come by the Church office, email Ann the Office Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or pick up a registration form at the back of the Church. You can fill it out and place it in the collection basket, mail it or drop it by 405 Howe Street.

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About The Church

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church

The beginnings of the Church in this area of coastal Georgia date back some four hundred years, long before Oglethorpe established himself at Frederica. From 1566-1742 Spanish missionaries labored, suffered, and were martyred in this locality for the cause of the faith. In 1791 the island of Jekyll was purchased by the du Bignon family. From time to time the head of this family arranged to have a visiting priest celebrate Mass for his family and his slaves.

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Mass Times


SUNDAY 8:30 AM / 11 AM
6:00 PM (Spanish)

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