Parish Identity Statement
Called to participate in the life of the Most Holy Trinity,
we the people of St. Anthony of Padua Parish,
celebrate and hand on our Roman Catholic heritage of faith
in the Franciscan tradition.
By the will of the Father, in the power of the Holy Spirit,
we die and rise with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ,
to become a living sign of His presence in the world today.
Parish Mission Statement
Reborn in Christ,
our mission is to worship God
in truth and in love,
and to discern and fulfill God's will
in the work of evangelization
by welcoming, sharing our faith,
and compassionate outreach.
Love Is Our Mission
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Sunday, November 8th, 2015, 12:30 pm
610 N. Bell School Road, Rockford, IL
Sunday 7:00am, 9:00am & 11:30am
8:00am Monday - Friday
Morning Prayer immediately after Mass
Holy Day Masses:
7:00am, Noon & 5:30pm
St. Anthony Devotions:
Tuesdays after 8:00am Mass
7:30am Monday - Friday (before Mass)
Monday - Friday after Morning Mass
3:30 - 4:00pm Saturdays
Rosary is recited 30 mins. before ALL Masses through the months of May & October
If you have a person you would like us to add to our prayer chain, email the first name of the person only to email@example.com. Make sure in the subject line to add: Prayer chain.
8:00am - 4:00pm
Weekends and Holidays
Monday at Noon
For directions to our parish please click on CONTACT US.
- Rev. James M. Ciaramitaro, OFM Conv., Pastor
- Rev. Edmond DesForges, OFM Conv., Associate Pastor
- Br. James Dufresne, OFM Conv., Assisting in Parish Ministry
- Deacon Peter Addotta, Permanent Deacon
- Doreen Addotta, Office Manager/Parish Secretary
- Timothy Kilbreath, Business Manager
- Heather Dunaway, Director of Religious Education
- Vickie Dombrowski, Director of Music & Liturgy
There are no upcoming scheduled events.
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