SAINT ANTHONY PARISH RECTORY PROJECT

Learn more about the extensive remodel and small addition to the existing rectory! More information here. Fundraising has started!  Thank you to all parishioners for your support, prayers and participation. Contact Fr. Larry for more information.

Wild West Casino Night – May 15th

The Saint Anthony Spring event this year will be held on May 15th in the McKean Ave Church. We have chosen a western theme entitled “Wild West Casino Night” and you’re all invited to break out your finest cowboy/cowgirl duds and join us for a fun evening. We’ll have Blackjack, Poker, Craps, Roulette and more […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – October 20, 2019

Do you pray alone or with others every day? Our first answer is, of course, I pray alone each day in my personal, private prayer with God, Mary, and/or Christ. To begin, our parents and teachers taught us basic prayers like the “Angel of God,” the Our Father, Hail Mary, and Glory Be. In preparation […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – October 13, 2019

Naaman the Syrian was a commander of the army of the king of Aram, highly respected and valued by the King even though he was a leper as we read today in 2 Kings. He was someone who had a skin disease that in Jewish circles would make him unclean. He seeks healing for his affliction from Israel’s king who […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – October 06, 2019

This is the day the Lord has made let us rejoice and be glad in it! This scriptural phrase captures the mood, the tone, the spirit, I believe, of the parishioners who gathered together last Sunday, September 29th to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Dedication of the Big Church. 261 parishioners, with family members, […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – September 29, 2019

It was on Sunday, October 2, 1994, twenty-five years ago that Bishop Pierre DuMaine dedicated and consecrated the new Saint Anthony Big Church after outgrowing the little historic church in Almaden since 1975. The little church was a mission church of Holy Spirit and previously a mission church of Saint Joseph Church downtown San Jose. […]