A few thoughts from the Pastor

Advent & Christmas Mass Schedule

St. Anthony of Padua Parish
     Advent & Christmas Mass Schedule 2015

Giving Tree is up - select a tag and bring in a gift card for families in need

Sat. December 12  Vigil Taize prayer 6:30pm to 12:00 midnight
        With Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Confessions

Sun. December 13  Blessing & Opening of the Holy Door followed by 12:30pm Mass; refreshments

Sat. December 19  Children’s Christmas Pageant 7:00pm - refreshments to follow

Mon. December 21  Parish Confessions  7:00pm
        individual confessions; several priests will be available
Thurs. December 24 NO 9:00am morning Mass   
 Christmas Eve Masses 6:00pm        8:00pm     10:00pm     12:00 midnight

Fri. December 25      
 *Christmas Day Masses  8:15am   9:30am   11:00am     12:30pm

Sat. December 26 usual morning Mass  9:00am
 Feast of Holy Family Vigil Mass 5:00pm

Sun. December 27 Feast of the Holy Family Masses 8:15am       9:30am   11:00am     12:30pm

Mon. December 28  usual morning Mass  9:00am

Tues. December 29  usual morning Mass 9:00am
                                   usual evening Mass 7:00pm   

Wed. December 30 usual morning Mass  9:00am

Thurs. December 31 usual morning Mass 9:00am
 Mary, Mother of God, Vigil Masses  7:00pm followed by Adoration     12:00 midnight

Fri. January 1
 *Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God   8:15am        9:30am        11:00am       12:30pm

Sat. January 2 usual morning Mass  9:00am
 Epiphany of the Lord, Vigil Mass  5:00pm

Sun. January 3           
 Epiphany of the Lord Masses  8:15am     9:30am     11:00am        12:30pm

*HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION:  Besides Sunday, those solemn feasts of precept in the Church on which Catholics are expected to participate at Mass

- with limited service only -
Thursday, December 24th   9:30am –9:00pm
Friday December 25th  CLOSED
Saturday, December 26th  8:30am – 6:00pm
Sunday, December 27th 9:00am – 3:00pm
Monday, December 28th  9:30am – 9:00pm
Tuesday, December 29th  9:30am – 9:00pm
Wednesday, December 30th   9:30am – 9:00pm
Thursday, December 31st  9:30am – 9:00pm 
Friday, January 1st    CLOSED

The office will open with FULL service on Monday, January 4, 2016