Feast of St. Francis Xavier

Feast of St. Francis Xavier is an important festival for Christian priests, and it is observed on December 3 each year.

Feast of St. Francis Xavier marks the feast day of Francis Xavier, who was born on April 7, 1506 and died on December 3, 1552 at age of 46. He was a Spanish Catholic missionary and saint and the co-founder of the Society of Jesus. He devoted much of his life to the missionary work in Asian countries including India, Japan, China, Malacca and Indonesia. He was considered as one of the greatest missionaries since Paul the Apostle.

Feast of St. Francis Xavier is a regional holiday in the Indian state of Goa, and the autonomous community of Navarre, and it is celebrated on December 3.

The following is the list of Feast of St. Francis Xavier from 2021 to 2025.

HolidayDateWeekday
Feast of St. Francis XavierDec 03, 2021Friday
Feast of St. Francis XavierDec 03, 2022Saturday
Feast of St. Francis XavierDec 03, 2023Sunday
Feast of St. Francis XavierDec 03, 2024Tuesday
Feast of St. Francis XavierDec 03, 2025Wednesday

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