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St. Anthony's Parish - Elmendorf, TX

  A Parish of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Antonio

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

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.       




The Year of Mercy is an invitation—an invitation to love, kindness, and unbounded generosity. Pope Francis is offering you the opportunity to encounter the incredible mercy of God. Encountering mercy means encountering God. It can transform your life, your relationships, your work, and your ability to embrace and experience all of life.

Our Deanery Events invite all parishioners to attend at least one event as a celebration of this 'Holy Year Of Mercy' as outlined by Pope Francis.  The church in Panna Maria has been dedicated as the open door, a passage to Mercy.  Plan your family pilgrimage to Panna Maria, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

The Year of Mercy Closing Ceremony will be held at Panna Maria on

Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.



(Exceptions are listed on the Religious Education Schedule.)

If you still need to register please go to the

CCD Office.  

Click on the words CCD Classes and/or RCIA Adult Classes below to retrieve a registration form...fill it out and bring it to the CCD Building and/or RCIA Building (building next door to the back of the hall).

  CCD Classes             RCIA Adult Classes


  Saturday, December 3, 2016 


                                                    ADVENT  MINI  RETREAT

                                              9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m - St. Anthony’s Parish Hall  

      Guest Speakers

            JoAnn and Deacon Wally Cantu - Father Andrew Kafara

                                          Deacon Michael and Judy Pawelek


Continental Brakfast will be provided 

Baby Sitters available (call to make arrangements)


Diana Gonzalez at (210)294-1804 or Robert Cano at (210)931-2337

This retreat is sponsored by A. C. T. S. Core

                      CAPITAL CAMPAIGN UPDATE

We sincerely thank everyone who has given so generouslyto our Parish Capital Campaign.  With your generosity our parish has completed Phase I (new Rectory) and Phase II (Hall renovation) without securing a loan.  


Phase III (Parish Office Renovation) is the next capital project that will be funded by the Capital Campaign Funds however, the we still need additional pledges of $100,674.38 in order to reach our Capital Campaign Goal of $350,000.00 so we can move forward with Phase III. 


The current committed pledges yet to be paid equal to $7,528.09 so the additional pledges will provide the funds required to complete Phase III.

There are several ways to participate!

       1. A Pledged Donation to be paid monthly, quarterly or at one time.

2. If you have completed your pledge commitment please consider a new Pledge or increasing your Pledge amount if your pledge is yet to complete. 

3. Purchase a “Tree of Life” Leaf or Stone or Dove (Click on clipart to view). 

4.  Purchase a beautiful Memorial Wall Plaque in memory of a loved one (detail on the back of page).  

If you have any questions please contact the following:

Capital Campaign Facilitator:  Dennis Migl (210) 275-1566



ONLINE GIVING:  We are keeping up with technology! Our parish provides Online Giving as an electronic tool for contributions so you can give via the Internet. Online Giving helps you maintain your giving even if you cannot be here at Mass.

 Contributions for all collections are included as well as one time gifts and/or recurring gifts.

This also helps the parish streamline our cash flow, especially during bad weather or vacation times. Click on the Online Giving image to register or go to the 'About Our Parish' drop down tab above...then click on Online Giving. Please contact the parish office if you have any questions or need additional help to register.  









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