TODAY IS the feastday of Saint Francis Xavier, of the Society of Jesus, who is called the greatest missionary since the Apostles, doing work in India, Indonesia, and Japan.
Statue, at the Cathedral of Saint Raymond Nonnatus, in Joliet, Illinois. Photo taken in 2007. He is a patron saint of the city of Joliet.
Stained glass window, at the White House Retreat, in Oakville, Missouri. Photo taken in 2011.
Saint Francis Xavier Church, on the campus of Saint Louis University, photo from 2009.