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The Choice Wine: Summer Program

The Choice Wine: Summer Program

The Choice Wine 7 Steps to a Superabundant Marriage Back by popular demand, we are starting another Choice Wine program this summer. Choice Wine is a marriage enrichment program that consist of 9 sessions held in smaller groups in the leaders’ homes with flexible schedules. Choice Wine is open to all couples who are looking to enrich theirRead more about The Choice Wine: Summer Program[…]

San Antonio Summer BBQ Series

San Antonio Summer BBQ Series

SAVE THE DATES: July 17 & 24 SAN ANTONIO EVENTS & BBQ SERIES 2018 Stewards for Evangelization Summer Events Mark these Dates on your Calendars Saturday, June 16, 2018 5:00 pm Fr. Mark-Mary Ames’ first Mass at San Antonio, his home Parish. Reception to follow in Glynn Hall Monday, June 18, 2018 5:30 – 6:45Read more about San Antonio Summer BBQ Series[…]

SALT / Confirmation Registration

SALT / Confirmation Registration

Online Registration for Confirmation and SALT begins: Monday June 4, 2018 at 8:00 am. To register, visit: With questions on how to register this year, please visit our FAQ page. Registrations fees can be made online credit/debit card or check. Please call the Youth Ministry Office with any questions (714) 921-8307.

Sunday Nursery

Sunday Nursery

Did you know that our Nursery is available every Sunday at the 8:30 am and 10:00 am Mass? The Nursery is Now Open And we are excited for the kids to joins us. Calling all our young disciples, ages 9 months through 3 years… Have we got some FUN in store for you! The Nursery isRead more about Sunday Nursery[…]

Confirmation Ceremony

Confirmation Ceremony

Ceremony Pictures 2018: Confirmation Ceremony pictures are available through September 30, 2018. Full resolutions pictures may be downloaded through Shutterfly. There is no cost to download. A password is required to access these photos, please contact the Youth Ministry office for more information. To access the website please click on link below. Thank you. ToRead more about Confirmation Ceremony[…]

Altar Server Recruitment 2018 – 2019

Altar Server Recruitment 2018 – 2019

Do You Want to Become an Altar Server? We are presently recruiting for our 2018-2019 school year. The altar server ministry is open to all boys and girls of San Antonio de Padua parish who are in the 6th grade or above. Altar servers must have already received the Sacrament of Holy Communion, be ableRead more about Altar Server Recruitment 2018 – 2019[…]

Pastoral Service Appeal 2018 – UPDATE

Pastoral Service Appeal 2018 – UPDATE

Totals as of: April 8, 2018  Total parishioner participation goal:   1,200 Total Parishioner participation: 225 Parish Goal: $143,000 Total pledged: $131,970 Total payments received: $86,285 Thank you to all of the families who have prayerfully and generously made a pledge to the 2018 Pastoral Services Appeal to support the mission of our church toRead more about Pastoral Service Appeal 2018 – UPDATE[…]

Then & Now: Yostantos Family

Then & Now: Yostantos Family

The Yostanto Family Our journey started in August 1985 when we were moving from New York to California. Just about four months after we emigrated from Indonesia, we temporarily stayed at my sister’s house in Anaheim Hills. Sunday was approaching and we did not have a car nor had any knowledge to go around ourselves,Read more about Then & Now: Yostantos Family[…]

Then & Now: The Rogers Family

Then & Now: The Rogers Family

My husband, Harlan Rogers and I came to San Antonio Parish in 2003. We were welcomed by Fr. Seamus and we have enjoyed the friendliness of the parish. I first joined San Antonio Women and delighted in the many activities they had and began meeting many wonderful women. Then after several years I was askedRead more about Then & Now: The Rogers Family[…]

Then & Now: The McMillan Family

Then & Now: The McMillan Family

My late wife, Karen and I were so called “cradle Catholics”. We were both fairly involved with our faith when we were dating. In late 1967 the U.S. Navy ship Pueblo was captured by the North Koreans and as a result I went from being a student at San Jose State in the U.S. AirRead more about Then & Now: The McMillan Family[…]

Things to Do During Eucharist Adoration

Things to Do During Eucharist Adoration

Fr. Benedict Groeschel points out in In the Presence of Our Lord: The History, Theology, and Psychology of Eucharistic Devotion that there are “four kinds of prayer most appropriate in the presence of the Eucharist, namely adoration and praise, thanksgiving, repentance, and trusting intercession.” Here are suggestions for what to do during private Eucharistic adoration.Read more about Things to Do During Eucharist Adoration[…]

Join Respect Life Ministry

Join Respect Life Ministry

The Respect Life Ministry meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00 pm in Conference Room 1 (next to Glynn Hall), with the exception of July and during Lent. All are welcome to join us for the hour long meeting which begins with praying the rosary and then centers on topics for upcoming events.Read more about Join Respect Life Ministry[…]

Now & Then: The Lawson Family

Now & Then: The Lawson Family

Betty Ann and I moved into Anaheim Hills from Fullerton in 1974. We had been married a few years and purchased our first home in this newly developing area. It was an adventure. This canyon area was pretty much under construction with very few markets and gas stations. Our original parish was St. Norbert’s andRead more about Now & Then: The Lawson Family[…]

Then & Now: Ozbolt Family

Then & Now: Ozbolt Family

When San Antonio Parish was created 40 years ago, our family had recently moved to the area and we attended mass at El Rancho Middle School. We were soon delighted to learn that we would have a new parish! At the time we had one daughter, Jeannie, who was six-years-old. Our second daughter, Julia, wasRead more about Then & Now: Ozbolt Family[…]

Then & Now: Craine Family

Then & Now: Craine Family

Michael and Mary Ann Crain Family: As a family my husband, myself, our toddler son, and infant daughter, moved to Anaheim Hills in the late 1970’s. We attended church at El Rancho Junior High while awaiting the building of San Antonio. I volunteered as a CCD teacher and CCD resource helper, with the beginning yearsRead more about Then & Now: Craine Family[…]

Bulletins 2018

Bulletins 2018

July 1, 2018 July 8, 2018 July 15, 2018 July 22, 2018 July 29, 2018 June 3, 2018 June 10, 2018 June 17, 2018 June 24, 2018 May 6, 2018 May 13, 2018 May 20, 2018 May 27, 2018 April 1, 2018 April 8, 2018 April 15, 2018 April 22, 2018 April 29, 2018 MarchRead more about Bulletins 2018[…]

Then & Now: Arciero Family

Then & Now: Arciero Family

Tony and Mary Arciero and Family: Our family moved to  Anaheim Hills from Montebello in 1973, since there was no Catholic Church near by we attended mass at St. Norbert’s in Orange. In 1977 Bishop Johnson established a new parish here in Anaheim Hills with Father Seamus as the pastor for San Antonio de Padua.Read more about Then & Now: Arciero Family[…]

Then & Now: Rindt Family

Then & Now: Rindt Family

Rindt Family Klaus and I moved to Anaheim Hills in 1976 from Vancouver, British Columbia. A little while after arriving, I began to attend Mass at El Rancho Jr. High and also occasionally at St. Norbert in Orange. San Antonio became our home parish as soon as it opened. With finances for the church beingRead more about Then & Now: Rindt Family[…]

Then & Now: Fiorentino Family

Then & Now: Fiorentino Family

Fiorentino Family June 10, 1978, a pleasant summer day in New York City. I arrived in the office at the usual time, grabbed the usual cup of coffee, greeted the staff – it was business as usual but not quite because it was then that ”THE CALL” came but this one was very different. InsteadRead more about Then & Now: Fiorentino Family[…]

Then & Now: McGowan Family

Then & Now: McGowan Family

McGowan Family Envelope #103: We were out of town for the first San Antonio mass at El Rancho Jr. High, as it was known back then. It was later referred to as Coyote Cathedral, or as I liked to call it, Our Lady of the Cafeteria. Having two teenage sons, they were interested in meetingRead more about Then & Now: McGowan Family[…]

Then & Now: Thomas Family

Then & Now: Thomas Family

Jean and Curtis Thomas Well I still remember going to church at El Rancho before the church was built. I was a collection money counter and one ugly job was to put the envelopes in numeric order for the office staff to log in the donations to the computer. I was a counter for 30 someRead more about Then & Now: Thomas Family[…]

Then & Now: Dovalina Family

Then & Now: Dovalina Family

Dan and Roseanne Dovalina In November of 1976 we moved to this beautiful area called Anaheim Hills. We were told at that time that our family would be attending Mass at Saint Norbert’s Catholic Church in Orange. Our daughter Janell made her first Holy Communion there. We were looking forward to a church being builtRead more about Then & Now: Dovalina Family[…]

Then & Now: Pruzinsky Family

Then & Now: Pruzinsky Family

MaryEllen Pruzinsky, Envelope # 5 Ken and I along with our two children, Scott,(3) and Jennifer (1mo.) moved into Anaheim Hills from Ohio in 1974. It was a new and developing area; no churches and not much in the way of shopping. It was exciting to hear that in June of 1977, Bishop Johnson officially formed a new parish inRead more about Then & Now: Pruzinsky Family[…]

Then & Now: Scally/Carden Family

Then & Now: Scally/Carden Family

My previous husband and our two sons moved here from Chicago in 1984. Our residence was sort of between St. Norbert’s and San Antonio so we checked out St. Norbert’s first and the next Sunday we attended San Antonio. I was immediately taken with the blue carpeting which was the exact color of the carpetingRead more about Then & Now: Scally/Carden Family[…]

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