Photos from our St Francis Xavier Festival, December 9, 2018.

Thank you to Jose Rivera for sharing his photos with us. 

​​​St. Francis Xavier Church


Saturday Evening (Vigil Mass)

5:00 pm



8:30 am


10:00 am


Weekdays (Mon-Fri)

12:05 pm


​Holy Days that fall on weekdays are celebrated at the 12:05pm Mass unless otherwise noted.

All pictures are property of St Francis Xavier Chapel - Japanese Catholic Center.

We of Saint Francis Xavier Chapel,as members of the Body of Christ, are called to announce in word and in deed the Good News of the Lord Jesus, through the presence and power of the Holy Spirit. 

We recognize our community's call to holiness based on mutuality, reciprocity, and interdependence and its ministry focusing on Japanese Catholics while also welcoming all in our greater community.

​222 S. Hewitt Street   Los Angeles, CA 90012​   Tel: (213)626-2279    Email:

Japanese Catholic Center

A Glimpse of life at

St Francis Xavier Chapel - Japanese Catholic Center

Coming Events

New Signs!!!

Our "New" sign was put up on Sunday, January 6, 2019 on the corner of S. Hewitt and 2nd Street. .  We wish to give a big Thanks to Jose Rivera for designing our sign, Norm Kokawa and crew for putting up the new sign. 

Together In Mission 2019