Xavier

Saint Francis Xavier

  • Xavier is derived from the pioneering Roman Catholic Missionary Francis Xavier.
  • Francis Xavier was born in the family castle named Xavier in Javier Navarre.
  • He is a co-founder of the Society of Jesus.
  • St.Francis Xavier is known for his missionary work as an organiser and pioneer.
  • He was also a Professor of Philospohy in the University of Paris.
  • St. Francis Xavier is the patron saint of the Orient, Missionaries and Sailors.
  • On the 2nd of December 1552, Francis Xavier died like Moses in sight of the land of promise.
  • Feast day of st. Francis Xavier is on December 3rd, this is celebrating his birth into heaven.
  • Xavier House is represented by the colour yellow.
  • Yellow is the colour that best represents happiness and joy.
  • Scientifically yellow stimulates the humans mental process and the nervous system, encourages communication and activates the memory.
  • Yellow is also psychologically known as the happiest colour in the colour spectrum.