A Call to Compassion: An evening of reflection and conversation
May 25, 2017 - May 25, 2017

Come share an evening of conversation at the Savoy Room of the Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis.

We will be joined by Fr. Matt Malone, SJ (editor in chief of America magazine) and speak with Fr. Jim Martin, SJ, (New York Times best-selling author) via Skype. Our conversation will focus on Pope Francis's call for a more just world through social thought and action. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served at 6:00 PM, and conversation will begin at 7:00 PM.

The suggested donation is $75, to go directly to the College Church Outreach Program. The Outreach Program provides birth certificate and ID assistance to individuals with low incomes who need them for access to employment, housing, education, and social services.

Donations can be made online at or by check made out to “St. Francis Xavier College Church” with “Outreach Program—BSF” in the memo and sent to:

Christine Dragonette

St. Francis Xavier College Church

3628 Lindell Blvd.

St. Louis, MO 63108

Please RSVP to Christine Dragonette at (314) 977-7309 or

Download: A Call to Compassion invitation.pdf

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