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Remembering Our Beloved Dead

November is the month the church observes All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day. We remember this month our beloved departed and honor their memory. In faith we believe death does not weaken the bonds of love and friendship, which we enjoyed throughout our lives with them. “Our loved ones have not disappeared into dark nothingness: Hope assures us that that…

2023 Grigsby Scholarship

Follow this link to access the printable application to “The Valjeanne Taylor Grigsby Book Scholarship Award for 2023: https://stanthonyatlanta.org/scholarship_for_grigsby_2023/ The Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church announce they are now accepting applications for the 2023 cycle of this award in memory of their…

#igiveCatholic #givingTuesday

Tuesday, November 29th 2022 Your gift for the 2022 iGiveCatholic fundraiser will help support two unexpected expenses here at St. Anthony of Padua. Our first goal is to raise $3,500 to purchase a new natural-gas commercial range with oven for the kitchen. Our second goal, is to help offset the very substantial cost of state-mandated elevator safety upgrades &…

St. Anthony of Padua Biography (1195-1231)

The gospel call to leave everything and follow Christ was the rule of Anthony‚Äôs life. Over and over again God called him to something new in his plan. Every time Anthony responded with renewed zeal and self-sacrificing to serve his Lord Jesus more completely. His journey as the servant of God began as a very young man when he decided to join the Augustinians, giving…

Black Catholic History Month

The Junior Daughters of the Knights of Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary, Court 276, encourage you to honor the legacies and examples of Black Catholic heroes and heroines during this Black Catholic History Month. Show your pride in these luminaries by purchasing the Black Catholic History Month t-shirt. Of course, if you choose not to purchase a shirt, we would be delighted…

10/31 Family Fall Harvest Halloween Festival!

10:00 AM Oct. 31st 2021 Location & Parking Info The event will take place on our property across the street from the church (951 Ralph D. Abernathy Blvd SW). The driveway is between the old St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School (a brick building) and the Lyke Center (a cream 2-story house). Please park at Wells Fargo and behind the Church (928 Ralph D. Abernathy Blvd…