Mass Times

Weekend Masses: 
Saturday 4:30pm 
Sunday 7:00am, 9:00am & 11:30am

Weekday Masses:
8:00am Monday - Friday 
Morning Prayer immediately after Mass

 

Holy Day Masses: 

7, Noon & 5:30pm (unless otherwise stated)

 

Friday, December 8, 2017 (Immaculate Conception) 

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 (Assumption)

Thursday, November 1, 2018 (All Saints' Day)

Saturday, December 8, 2018 (Immaculate Conception) Friday Mass at 5:30pm & Saturday Mass at 10am


St. Anthony Devotions: 
Tuesdays after 8:00am Mass

Daily Rosary:
7:30am Monday - Friday (before Mass)

Confessions: 
Monday - Friday after Morning Mass
3:30 - 4:00pm Saturdays

Rosary is recited 30 mins. before ALL Masses through the months of May & October

Christmas 2017 Mass Schedule

 

Schedule Change for the Weekend of the Fourth Sunday of Advent and Christmas

Both the Fourth Sunday of Advent and Christmas (Monday) are Holy Days of Obligation. We are obligated to attend SEPARATE Masses for these celebrations. Please notice that on Sunday morning, December 24, we will only have two Masses: 8:00AM and 10:30AM (since there are two Christmas Eve Masses later that day)

 

*SUNDAY MASS OBLIGATION*

4th Sunday of Advent Masses

Saturday, December 23rd - 4:30PM

Sunday, December 24 - 8:00AM & 10:30AM

 

*CHRISTMAS MASS OBLIGATION*

Sunday, December 24 - Christmas Eve

4:30PM - Children's Mass with Living Gospel

11:00PM - Mass at Night

 

Monday, December 25 - Christmas Day

Masses: 7:00AM, 9:00AM & 11:30AM

 

CONFESSIONS

Saturday, December 9 - 3:30PM - 4:00PM

Saturday, December 16 - 3:30PM - 4:00PM

*No confessions on Saturday, December 23rd

 

Monday, January 1, 2017 - Mary, Mother of God

Mass will be at Noon (Not a Holy Day of obligation this year)

 

 

WELCOME

Welcome to our parish website, which we hope will be a useful tool for you. If you are new to the parish, please introduce yourself, we would love to get to know you better! 

Become involved in our many parish ministries, learn about our faith formation programs for parishioners of all ages, find out how you can contribute financially, view some great photos, know what's going on by looking through our parish bulletins online. Prepare yourself for Mass by the Daily Readings, submit a prayer intention, and so much more!

Thank you for visiting St. Anthony of Padua website!

 

Don't forget to checkout our Facebook page!

https://www.facebook.com/St-Anthony-Church-Rockford-1902419389982607/?fref=ts

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.

Prayer Chain

If you have a person you would like us to add to our prayer chain, email the first name of the person only to gcvisel@gmail.com. Make sure in the subject line to add: Prayer chain. 

 

Office Hours

Open Weekdays:
8:00am - 4:00pm

Closed:
Weekends and Holidays

Bulletin Deadline:
Monday at Noon

For directions to our parish please click on CONTACT US.

Contact us by Email

Emails may be sent to Stanthony-rockford@rockforddiocese.org

Parish Staff

What's happening?

To find out everything that is happening in the parish please check in the bulletins posted below!

Bulletins


  • Sun, Dec 24th

  • Sun, Dec 17th

  • Sun, Dec 10th

  • Sun, Dec 3rd

  • Sun, Nov 26th
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Diocese of Rockford Website

 

To explore what is happening in our Diocese click on the link below:

http://www.rockforddiocese.org/

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

The USCCB (The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops) offers a multitude of information. Please click the link below to visit their website.

 

www.usccb.org

Vatican News

Keep up to date on things happening at the Vatican by clicking the links below.

 http://www.zenit.org/en

http://www.news.va/en

Religious Education Website

Please click the link below to visit our NEW Religious Education website!

http://sttonysdre.wix.com/religioused

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