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 – May 21, 2017

Everyone has special days that mark their lives, birthdays, anniversaries, the birth of children, graduations, first jobs, and eventually retirement. Along with some of those memorable moments was my ordination. On May 21, 1977 with nine other classmates, we arrived at Saint Mary Cathedral, San Francisco for our ordination to the priesthood. It is hard […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 14, 2017

During the seven week Easter season we read extensively from the Acts of the Apostles attributed to Luke, describing the spread of the early church in a time of challenge, persecution and difficulty. The church seemed to thrive rather than die when faced with challenges from religious or secular authorities. It became stronger, not weaker. […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 7, 2017

Throughout the Easter season, throughout the church liturgical year we are on a pilgrimage, a journey of faith.  For those who have traveled to the Holy Land it helps to focus our faith recognizing the Abrahamic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam.  The rest of this article comes from Msgr. Larkin’s forward to a pilgrimage […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – April 30, 2017

We performed our own Earth Day conservation measure a year ago by draining the outdoor fountain pool and conserved or saved that amount of water for over a year. Now that the drought is over, we refilled the fountain pool, and turned on the filter pump to keep the water clean. The bubbler pump, on […]