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, hospitality, and compassionate outreach.
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Dinner Dance 2014
Thank you to all who contributed to make this years Gala event a great success. Everyone enjoyed a elegant evening with dinner, dancing and many unique live and silent auction items. To view pictures from this event please visit our photos tab!
1st Communion 2014
Our 2nd Grade Religious Education class received Jesus for the first time on Sunday May 4, 2014.
May God continue to watch over, protect and guide them as they grow in their faith.
Left to right:
Nicholas Schroeder, Greenleigh DiTullio, Sophie Young, Isabelle Burd, Dominic Yalden, Joseph Adolph, Anthony Mirabile, Gianna Villarreal, Gianni Abene, Isabella Enright, Gianna Epperson, Rafael Lazcano.
Caroline Salamone, Allie Salamone, Fr. Jim Ciaramitaro, Heather Dunaway
St. Joseph Altar 2014
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Mass TimesWeekend Masses:
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
Office HoursOpen Weekdays:
8:00am - 4:00pm
Weekends and Holidays
Monday at Noon
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- Rev. James M. Ciaramitaro, OFM Conv., Pastor
- Rev. Robert Melnick, OFM Conv., Associate Pastor
- Br. James Dufresne, OFM Conv., Assisting in Parish Ministry
- Doreen Addotta, Office Manager/Parish Secretary
- Timothy Kilbreath, Business Manager
- Heather Dunaway, Director of Religious Education
- Vickie Dombrowski, Director of Music & Liturgy
To find out everything that is happening in the parish please check in the bulletins posted below!
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