Rite of Election was celebrated on February 19th for the 11 children and one adult from St. Anthony who will receive the 3 sacraments of Initiation. Lan and Thomas are the catechists (sister and brother) for the 11 children every Sunday from 12:30-1:30pm.
The St. Anthony of Padua Church schedule for English and Spanish masses for Ash Wednesday, February 22, 2023, is as follows:
- 6:30am English Mass
- 8:00am English School Mass
- 12:00pm English Mass
- 5:30pm English Mass
Misas y Servicios en Español
- 7:00pm Misa
- 8:30pm Liturgia de la Palabra
Our children performed a short skit at the 5:30pm children’s mass yesterday. Amy Palanca, a catechist, and 2 children, Ania and Pio, did a great job in proclamation as lectors.
The Mass schedule for Christmas and New Year’s Day is as follows. Please read our parish bulletin for additional information.
Our creative 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders in the Religious Education class of Marisa Villalobos make beautiful nativity scenes.
Our Religious Education classes celebrate Christ the King and Thanksgiving.
The English and Spanish Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) groups will be having an advanced Thanksgiving potluck lunch on Nov. 13th, at the hall where sponsors and parents are invited. We will celebrate the Rite of Acceptance into the Church on the First Sunday of Advent, November 27th.
The St. Anthony of Padua Church Religious Education office has an opening for a receptionist with the following qualifications. Please contact Ms. Nely Go, Director of Faith Formation/Religious Education at (310) 323-0860 for additional information.
Religious Education Office Receptionist – Position Requirements
- Bilingual – English and Spanish
- Written and verbal communication skills.
- Multitasking and prioritizing.
- Familiarity with Microsoft Office.
- Attention to detail.
- Be a Good Communicator.
- Active Listening.
- Data Entry /Computer skills / able to type
- Business Phone Answering.
The Religious Education class on Saturday, October 29th, come dressed in their All Saints costumes.
Thursday night’s Religious Education had a class on the Holy Rosary. We prayed the Luminous Mysteries and talked about All Saints and All Souls. And there were costumes to celebrate Halloween!