Sermon for Sunday, 21 November 2021

Click on this link for the Sunday 10:15am Facebook Live Stream

Youtube Live Stream Liturgy for Sunday, 21 November 2021

Sunday School for 21 November 2021

Rector's Rambing for 14 November 2021

Bishop Reed's Speech at Diocesan Convention

Annual Requiem for the Society of the Holy Cross

Holy Rosary - Joyful Mysteries

Holy Rosary - Sorrowful Mysteries

Holy Rosary - Glorious Mysteries

St. Francis is located on Walnut Hill Lane in Northwest Dallas between Marsh Lane and Midway Road.

3838 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, Texas 75229
(click for map)

Church Office: 214-351-1401

Special Notices

Current Coronavirus Status: the parish is OPEN for public worship with no restrictions. The Mass will continue to be broadcast on FaceBook live on Sundays (10:15am) and Wednesdays (9:30am). Those worshiping at home are encouraged to make a spiritual communion. On Saturdays, the Rosary is prayed at 9am and confessions are heard from 9:30--10am or by appointment. The church is also available to our parishioners at any time for private prayer.

Notice of Special Events (Google Calendar):

Mass on Thanksgiving Day at 10am

Advent Lessons & Carols on Sunday, November 28 at 6pm

Advent Quiet Day on Saturday, December 11 from 8am to Noon

Pontifical Mass with Bishop Ackerman on Sunday, December 12th at 10:15am

Angel Tree collection party on Sunday, December 12th from 2:30 to 4:30pm

Christmas Eve: Family Mass at 6:30pm, Caroling at 10pm, "Midnight" Mass at 11pm

Christmas Day: Low Mass at 10am

Service bulletins: Sunday, November 28, and the Missa de Advento Mass Setting 

Chant tutorials: Missa de Advento, Missa Marialis,  Missa Penitentialis

Stations of the Cross: video link and printable booklet.

Video Link - Rector's Ramblings, Sermons, and Teachings

Audio Link - Father Matkin's Sermons and Bible Studies

Interested in membership? Contact the Rector at

Regular Weekly Schedule


Low Mass 8:00 am
Church School 9:00 am - September through May
High Mass  10:15 am


No services


Low Mass 9:15 am
Vestry (second Tuesdays at 7:00 pm)


Low Mass & Anointing of the Sick 9:30 am
Lectionary Bible Study 10:30 am


Low Mass 9:15 am


Mass (Extraordinary Form) 9:15 am


Low Mass 8:15 am
Rosary 9:00 am

Confessions 9:30--10:00 am

The Daily Office is prayed about 15 minutes before Mass on Tuesday through Saturday.