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St. Anthony's Parish - Elmendorf, TX

 

  A Parish of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Antonio

Welcome to St. Anthony's Parish Website! You can now find all St. Anthony and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Events on our Calendar and get information on Ministries, Pastoral Council and Religious Education. 

As a diverse parish with two churches we embrace the love of our Lord and his Blessed Mother Mary.  We give all praise, all glory and honor to the beloved Son of God, Jesus Christ, in all that we do for our parish community and our families.

"Christ acts like a loving mother. To induce us to follow Him, He gives us Himself as an example and promises us a reward in His kingdom."
- Saint Anthony de Padua


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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26th, Services & Mass

 

6:30 a.m.:  Prayer Service & Distribution of Ashes

8:00 a.m.:  Mass & Distrubution of Ashes

12:00 p.m.: Prayer Service & Distribution of Ashes

7:00 p.m.:  Prayer Service & Distribution of Ashes

 


ADORATION & BENEDITION

 

EVERY THURSDAY OF LENT VISIT WITH JESUS

IN THE BLESSED SACRAMENT OF THE EUCHARIST IMMEDIATELY AFTER 8:00 A.M. MASS.

IF YOU CAN'T ATTEND MASS TRY TO

MAKE TIME TO DROP IN ANYTIME BETWEEN

8:30 AM TO 12:00 NOON TO SPEND SPECIAL PERSONAL TIME WITH OUR LORD.

 


Way of the Cross

Every Friday of Lent

6:30 p.m. - St. Anthony Church

 

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Live Stations 

'Outside Stations of the Cross'

Good Friday - 11:30 a.m.

Bring a lawn chair if you are not

able to walk the Stations.

 


Begin your Lenten spiritual journey with Ash Wednesday Services, Adoration on Thursdays and a Mini Retreat on Saturday, February 29th. 

If you did not sign up...that is okay! 

You are welcomed to join

us for an inspiring Saturday morning!

                


 

-Three days of prayer, reflection and examination of conscience.-

                          

Monday, March 30th - Wednesday, April 1st

7:00 p.m. - St. Anthony Church

Mission Facilitator:  Rev. David Garcia

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Mission concludes with the Sacrament of Penance on the final day. 

Multiple priests will be available for Confessions.


Faith Formation Classes for CCD & RCIA are scheduled for every Sunday from     

 

9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Exceptions to the schedule will be noted in the bulletin.

RCIA:  The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is a process developed by the Catholic Church for prospective converts to images 5Catholicism or Baptized Catholics who need other Sacraments of initiation like First Holy Communion and Confirmation. Candidates are gradually introduced to aspects of Catholic beliefs and practices and must attend classes from September through the week before Easter Holy Week.  Sacraments will then be received on Holy Saturday.



 Click on the Online Giving image to register.

We are keeping up with technology! Our parish provides 'Online Giving' as a secure electronic tool for contributions. Online Giving helps you maintain your giving even if you cannot be here at Mass.

You can also pull and print reports of your Online donations.

Online Giving is available for the following Contributions:  

1st Collection 

  • Offertory - Funds go towards the daily operation of the church. 

2nd Collections 

  • Building & Maintenance Fund Donations fund maintenance and repairs on campus infrastructure and facilities.

Other Online Giving Donations

  • Cemetery Fund help maintain the cemetery grounds.

  • St. Anthony Ministry of the Poor fund Utility assistance for those in need.

 For your convenience you can now donate/pay using your debit or credit card at the parish office. 

 Please contact the parish office (210-635-8539) if you

have any questions or need help to register online or want to pay

via your debit/credit card.


'Building and Maintenance Fund Collection'

Your donations towards the Building and Maintenance Fund Collections will earn you a Leaf on the beautiful Family Giving Tree located in the parish hall.     EARN A LEAF FOR THE 'GIVING TREE' WITH YOUR FAMILY NAME OR SCRIPTURE OR PURCHASE A MEMORIAL PLAQUE FOR A LOVED ONE.

      

   

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

MASS ∙ CONFESSION

ADORATION  NOVENA

ST. ANTHONY

SCHEDULE

 

Communion Service:

Monday: 7:30 a.m.

 

Daily Masses: 

Tuesday-Friday: 8 a.m.

 

Novena:

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m.

 

Adoration/Benediction:

Thursday: 8:30-12:00 noon

1st Friday:8:30-9:15 a.m.

 

Confession:                      Saturdays 5:15 p.m.

Weekend Masses:

Saturday:  6 p.m.

Sunday:  8 a.m.

            11:30 a.m.

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OUR LADY OF

PERPETUAL HELP

SCHEDULE 

Weekend Mass: 

Sunday:  10 a.m. 

Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony Church during renovation construction of the hall into a Chapel.

 

Upcoming Events

 

 

Archdiocese of San Antonio 

Click to view website.

 

Archdiocese of San Antonio Texas Open Carry Law

 

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FACILITY RENTAL

CLICK ON PICTURE TO  ACCESS FACILITY RENTAL REQUEST FORM OR CALL THE PARISH OFFICE (210)635-8539.