Holy Week & Easter

Palm Sunday, April 2 Reminder: On Tuesday, April 4, there will be no 5:00 PM Confession or 7:00 PM Mass. Holy Week Holy Thursday, April…

The Light Is On For You: An Evening of Penance

Thursday, March 23, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Rediscover God’s grace and merciful love through the sacrament of reconciliation. The season of Lent by its penitential nature is…

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults

Is God calling you to a deeper relationship?  St. Patrick-St. Anthony’s RCIA team would like to invite you to Come and See the exciting possibility…

Food Baskets for Easter

Holy Week

Homeless But Human, March 12 & 21

Join us on Tuesday March 12 at 10:00 am and Thursday, March 21 at 6:00 pm in Room 142 for this presentation and discussion of…

Synod Listening Session, March 12

Three listening sessions are being held throughout the Diocese of Grand Rapids. The second one will take place here in Grand Haven. Click on the…

Stations of the Cross

2024 St. Patrick Celebration

Kepha Women’s Night 2024

Friday, March 8, 2024 | 7:00-8:30 pm Basilica of St. Adalbert – ​654 Davis Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504Registration Deadline: March 7Cost: $10 (non-refundable ticket) Questions? Contact Barb…

Building a Legacy Catholic Men’s Conference

“Behind Our Walls,” March 22

Formed Lenten Series: Daily Bread

Butter Braids Pastry for Easter (St. Mary’s)

Order by cash or check through a St. Mary’s School Student or contact the school office at 616-842-1282 by March 4 for March 22 delivery.…

Mother Son Laser Tag (St. Mary’s)

Movie Night Fundraiser, March 21

Euchre Party, April 12

Job Postings: Feb. 15, 2024

JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER Medicaid Nurse Case Manager II Medical Healthcare Full Time Remote Administers processes to coordinate and facilitate comprehensive care for…

Job Postings: Feb. 8, 2024

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 2/8/2024 Michigan Outside Sales Representative Retail/Sales Contract Food processors and automated assembly / manufactures will be your…

Communicating with Your Spouse (St. Francis De Sales Parish, Holland)

This Valentine’s Day marks the beginning of Lent, and what better way to celebrate love than byinvesting in your relationship? Married couples are invited to…

Movie Night, Feb. 5

Pilgrimage to Shrine of Christ’s Passion, May 7

Love in Action:Fight Hunger Feed Hope

For many years LIA has kept a food fund, specific to its purpose – for food only. Any money given is always spent wholly to…

Civil Rights Road Trip

Job Postings: Jan. 25, 2024

JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER Site Administrative Coordinator, Ascension Gensys Administration Full Time Provides full time administrative support to USACS System/Site Medical Directors and…

“Sunday of the Word of God” Video Series

In 2019, Pope Francis established the Sunday of the Word of God to be celebrated each year on the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time. As the Holy…

Join Bishop Walkowiak for Mass for Life, Jan. 22

You are invited to join Bishop Walkowiak for the Mass for Life at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 22 at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew, 301 Sheldon…

Tacos & Theology, Jan. 25

9 Days for Life Novena, Jan. 16-24

PRAY TO PROTECT HUMAN LIFE! 9 Days for Life is a novena for the protection of human life. Each day’s intention is accompanied by a short…

Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children, Jan. 22

On January 22, 1973, the Supreme Court legalized abortion throughout the United States in its companion decisions Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton. Since that time, millions…

Job Postings: Jan. 11, 2024

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 1/11/2024 Spring Lake Industrial Maintenance Technician Manufacturing Full Time To assist the Facilities Manager in the maintenance…

Job Postings: Jan. 18, 2024

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 1/18/2024 Grand Haven Budget Audit Analysis Administration Full Time Responsible for assisting the Fiscal Services Director in…

2024 Wild Game Dinner

St. Patrick – St. Anthony Parish Wild Game Dinner will be heldJan. 20th, 2024 from 6:30 – 10pm. Doors open at 6:00pm IMPORTANT Updated information…

Formed Introducing “The Catholic Parent” Series

High School Oratory Contest

Job Postings: Jan. 11, 2024

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 1/11/2024 Spring Lake Industrial Maintenance Technician Manufacturing Full Time To assist the Facilities Manager in the maintenance…

Tuesday Morning Bible & Faith Studies, Beginning Jan. 9

Follow Me: Meeting Jesus in the Gospel of John Tuesday Morning Bible and Faith Studies Beginning January 9, 2024 10:00 am in Room 142. Experience…

Lectio Salvation Series with Dr. Michael Barber, Thursday Evenings, starting Jan. 11

Parish Adult Faith Studies is offering  the Lectio Salvation Series with Dr. Michael Barber         At every Sunday Mass, Catholics confess that  Jesus came down from heaven…

Theology on Tap *At Odd Side Ales*

Theology on Tap *At Odd Side Ales* will be held on the following dates at 7:30 pm: Odd Side Ales 41 Washington St, Ste 160Grand…

National Eucharistic Congress: Be Part of the Eucharistic Sacred Art Exhibit

In partnership with St. Edmund’s Sacred Art Institute, we would like to announce an exciting opportunity for artists across the nation: the National Eucharistic Art…

Job Postings: Jan. 4, 2024

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 1/4/2024 1/4/2024 Grand Haven Project Coordinator Administration Full Time Work with customers and sales representatives on new…

Shine Youth Rally, March 24

Job Postings: Dec. 28, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 12/28/2023 Grand Haven Assistant Manager – Growing Miscellaneous Full Time Monitor plant growth and quality on a…

Job Postings: Dec. 20, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 12/20/2023 Muskegon Delivery Driver Transportation Full/Part Time Successfully handle and deliver packages on time. Amazon 12/20/2023 Muskegon…

Christmas Holiday Baskets

DEADLINE is December 14. MONETARY DONATIONS may be left at the Parish Office orthe Parish Drop Box located in the vestibule near the AdorationChapel entrance.**…

2023 Christmas Pageant, Dec. 15

All are welcome to our Christmas Pageant on Friday, Dec. 15, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 142. Fellowship will follow.

2023 Advent By Candlelight

Advent by Candlelight will be Friday, Dec. 1, from 7:00-9:00 p.m.Sheri Wohlfert will be our guest speaker this year. Gift Basket Donations needed!! If you,…

Sunday Family Faith & Fellowship, Feb. 11, 12:15-1:30 p.m.

Dear Moms and Dads, Are you looking for hands on Lenten activities to do with your family this Lent? Come join us for Family Faith…

“Supplicating Trust” on the Pastoral Meaning of Blessings

Read Fiducia supplicans on the Pastoral Meaning of Blessings Statement from the USCCB WASHINGTON – In response to the Declaration “Fiducia supplicans” issued by the Vatican’s Dicastery for…

Introducing The Shumaker’s Bench

Happy (Liturgical) New Year! This weekend we celebrate the beginning of a new liturgical year with the 1st Sunday of Advent. Advent has a twofold…

Pope Francis: December Prayer Intention

‘For people with disabilities’ “Let us pray that people with disabilities may be at the center of attention in society, and that institutions offer inclusion…

Thanksgiving Feast

Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28

Join us Nov. 28 in 24-hours of giving by making your donation between 12 a.m. (midnight) and 11:59 p.m.! #GiveCatholicWM Every year since we began…

Annual Pilgrimage for Our Lady of Guadalupe, Dec. 11 (Our Lady of Sorrows)

The procession begins at 5:00 PM atOur Lady of Sorrows101 Hall Street SEGrand Rapids, MI 49507 and ends with the celebration of the Mass with…

Donations Needed for Walking with Moms in Need (St. Mary’s)

Walking with Moms in Need ministry is requesting donations for the Moms room at St Mary’s Parish. Please consider these donations: Infant/toddler winter clothes & boots,…

Job Postings: Nov. 16, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 11/15/2023 Grand Haven Bookkeeper Administration Part Time Financial Overview Assistance Ottawa Conservation District 11/15/2023 Grand Haven Personal…

Food Pantry Update: Oct. 2023

Here are the totals for October 2023.  We had 92 client visits representing households totaling 225 individuals.  In October of 2022, we had 77 client visits…

Job Postings: Nov. 9, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 11/8/2023 Grand Haven Materials Manager Manufacturing Full Time Manage distribution of raw materials, equipment, machinery, and supplies.…

Pope Francis: November Prayer Intention

For the PopeWe pray for the Holy Father; as he fulfills his mission, may he continue to accompany the flock entrusted to him, with the…

Saint Nicholas Day, Dec. 7 (St. Mary’s)

Soup for All, Nov. 16, Room 142

Join us for lunch and help prevent homelessness on Thursday, November 16, from 11:30 am-1:00 pm at St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish. This fundraiser hosted by…

Steubenville, June 28-30, 2024

Register by Dec. 31, 2023 Date: June 28 – 30, 2024Travel: Bus*Lodging: Gender-specific dorms on campusWho: Current 8th – 12th grade studentsCost: $400** *We will…

Theology On Tap, Nov. 9

Legacy Program: 2023 Annual Brunch, Nov. 12

Sunday, November 12, 12:00 Noon, following the 11:00 a.m. Mass, in Room 148 Donors who have made, or are considering making, a commitment to include…

Arts & Crafts + Gifts for Change, Nov. 3 & 4

Volunteers are needed to assist the crafters both Friday and Saturday. Please click on button below to volunteer.

Job Postings: Nov. 2, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 11/1/2023 Grand Haven Cleaning – Office Setting Miscellaneous Part Time Janitorial and office cleaning. Enviro-Clean Services, Inc…

Job Postings: Oct. 26, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 10/26/2023 Spring Lake Transfer Press Operator Manufacturing Full Time Performs necessary quality checks, records information and performs…

Tri-Cities Coat Drive Oct. 16 – Nov. 26

Once again our parish will be a drop-off site for Covering the Tri-Cities Coat Drive. The collection box is in the West entrance across from…

Pope Francis: Laudate Deum, Take the Pledge

APOSTOLIC EXHORTATION LAUDATE DEUM OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS TO ALL PEOPLE OF GOOD WILL ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS On Oct. 4, 2023, the Feast…

Youth Ministry At A Glance

Living Rosary 2023-24: Devotion to the Blessed Virgin

Pray with Us! When: Sundays in October, January & May at 5:00 P.M.Who: All are Welcome! Children are encouraged to lead prayers too!  What: A Living Rosary prayed…

Made for More, Oct. 17 (St. Mary’s)

With Christopher West & Music by Mike Mangione

Legacy Program: 2023 Information Sessions

Information Sessions in Room 148 Agenda with hospitality

Job Postings Oct. 13, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 10/12/2023 Spring Lake Fireplace Assistant Technician Miscellaneous Full Time Supporting fireplace technicians in the installation and service…

Exploring Priesthood

Buy a Memorial Landscape Brick

We once again are offering you the opportunity to purchase a Memorial Landscape Brick. These bricks can be purchased in Memory of, In Honor of,…

Fr. Roosevelt & Haiti Committee, Sept.20 at 3:30 p.m.

He will be available after Masses, at the Family Picnic on Sunday, Culver’s next Monday night, and through the week meeting with parishioners and local…

Job Postings: Oct. 5, 2023

DATE LOCATION JOB TITLE CATEGORY TYPE DESCRIPTION EMPLOYER 10/4/2023 Norton Shores Purchasing Agent Manufacturing Full Time Manage the creation and maintenance of all items for…

Youth Ministry At a Glance

Thank you for attending the Culver’s Cares: Sept. 18

Thank you to all that came out to Culver’s Monday night, Sept. 18. We raised $900 for our brothers & sisters in Haiti.

MOMs Group: 2023-24 Schedule

The MOMS group gets together on Thursdays 9:30-11:30 a.m. in Room 143. Childcare is provided. September 2023 October November December January 2024 February March April…

Pope Francis: September Prayer Intention

“Let us pray for those people on the margins of society in subhuman living conditions, that they may not be neglected by institutions and never…

New EMHC Training dates

As part of the Eucharistic Revival, all Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are expected to be trained in updated diocesan norms for ministry. This is…

“Pray for Us,” Book from Fr. Dan’s Homily

Fr. Dan mentioned this book during his homily last weekend, published by Ave Maria Press. (Ave Maria Press has a coupon for 20% off on…

The Bible Course, Sign up by Sept. 8

This fall, you’re invited to prayerfully encounter the Word of God anew with a Catholic Biblical School of Michigan (CBSM) class. Starting in September, the…

Habitat for Humanity (Tri-Cities Area)

Our neighbor, Habitat for Humanity, has a new project on Despelder St. They broke ground in August & will request helping hands as needed throughout…

Pope Francis: August Prayer Intention

For World Youth Day in Lisbon Let us pray that the World Youth Day in Lisbon will help young people to set out on the…

Volunteers Needed for Festival and Haiti Garage Sale

Preparing for Festival Baked Goods Needed for Sweet Shop We are asking parishioners to contribute to our Huge Sweet Shop Bake Sale at the Festival. Please make…

Food Pantry Update: July

Here are the totals for July 2023. We had 232 client visits this month representing households totaling 630 individuals. These numbers include the Migrant Ministry numbers through…

Food Pantry Update: June

Here are the totals for June 2023. We had 95 client visits this month representing households with 252 individuals. In June of 2022, we had 98 client…

National Family Planning Awareness Week, July 23-29

The dates of Natural Family Planning Awareness Week highlight the anniversary of the papal encyclical Humanae Vitae (July 25) which articulates Catholic beliefs about human sexuality, conjugal…

Visit to Blessed Solanus Casey Center

On July 14, fifteen parishioners and members of staff joined Fr. Dan on a daytrip to the Blessed Solanus Casey Center & the Cathedral of…

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly 2023

As we approach this year’s World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly (July 30), take a moment to consider this prayer. It is important to…

Wildfire Smoke

Smoke from Canadian wildfires continues to affect air quality across the state. We are urging Michiganders to check the Air Quality Index regularly to decide if they…

Bishop Walkowiak: Response to closure of St. Stephen Parish School

Pope Francis: July Prayer Intention

“Let us pray that Catholics place at the centre of their lives the Eucharistic Celebration, which transforms human relationships profoundly and opens up an encounter…

Steubenville 2023: Refuge

From June 23-25, 2023, High School Youth from five parishes attended a Steubenville Conference at Franciscan University in Ohio. Students from St. Patrick – St.…

Novena for Haiti, June 19-27, 6:30 p.m.

For our sister parish, Sts. Simon and Jude, and for all of Haiti NINE-DAY NOVENA PRAYERS AND ROSARY, Culminating on June 27 with Mass at…

Blessed Solanus Casey Pilgrimage, July 14

Thank you for signing up for the Solanus Casey pilgrimage. Our trip will depart the St. Patrick’s Church parking lot at 7:00 am on Friday, July…

Exploring the Intersection of Faith and Mental Health

Our summer adult faith formation series will begin on Tuesday, July 11, at 10:00 a.m. and repeats on Thursday, July 13, at 6:00 p.m. This…

2023 Parish Festival Aug. 11 & 12

Please note that on Saturday, August 12, Fr. Dan will hear Confessions at 2:30 p.m. and celebrate Mass at 4:00 p.m. so that more people can…

Community Garage Sale: Vendors Needed

HUGE COMMUNITY GARAGE SALEFriday, August 11th 8-4pmAt St. Patrick – St. Anthony Parish,920 Fulton Ave., Grand Haven Rental  Spaces are 10’ x 20’Cost is $30…

National Eucharistic Congress July 17-24, 2024

The 10th National Eucharistic Congress will take place next year in Indianapolis from July 17-24, 2024. Next summer, 80,000 Catholics will gather at the feet…

Millions of Monicas Prayer Group (St. Mary’s)

Millions of mothers have watched their children abandon their Catholic faith in a chaotic, stressful and struggling world.  Join other Catholic women who are being called…

Pray on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, June 16

The USCCB is inviting Catholics to pray an act of reparation on June 16, the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Bishop Walkowiak joins…

What is a Corpus Christi Procession?

“The procession with the Blessed Sacrament…reminds us that we are called to go out and bring Jesus to others. To go out with enthusiasm, bringing…

Solemnity of St. Anthony of Padua, June 13

On Tuesday, June 13, at 7:00 p.m., in honor of our patron, we’ll celebrate the Solemnity of St. Anthony with Daily Mass offered at St.…

Food Pantry Update: May

Here are the totals for May 2023. We had 106 client visits this month representing households made up of 254 individuals. Last year at this time…

Steubenville Youth Conference

Please pray for our students attending the Steubenville Youth Conference next weekend.

Into the Mystery: A Day of Eucharistic Renewal, Unity, Adventure, June 10

June 10, 2023 | 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Location:Aquinas College Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center1580 Fulton St. E.Grand Rapids, MI 49503 This event will…

Please Pray for our Priests

On Saturday, June 3 at 10 a.m., during Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew, Bishop David Walkowiak will ordain Deacon Christopher Epplett and Deacon Jacob…

Celebration of the Priesthood, Saturday, June 3

Vatican International Exhibition of Eucharistic Miracles

Gathering Space, May 27 to June 4 An extensive collection of photographs and historical records presenting a sampling of ancient and modern Eucharistic Miracles that…

Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Patronness of Haiti (Feast day June 27) Recited every Wednesday after 8:00 a.m. Mass 1. Behold, O Mother of Perpetual Help, at thy feet a…

Special Call to Prayer on May 31

The Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops will gather in Rome from Oct. 4 – 29, 2023, to continue dialogue on the theme:…

Norm’s Ice Cream Night, May 31

High School: School’s Out Bash

Middle School Ministry

Pray for Haiti

Every month, we have opprotunities to pray for our sister parish, Sts. Simon & Jude, in Port-au-Prince. Please continue to hold our brothers & sisters…

Young Adults: Summer Cookout

Fr. Roosevelt Videos, May 2023

To see the Closed Caption subtitles , please click on the CC button on the video.

A Living Rosary: Thank You

We are very grateful to ALL who prayed a Living Rosary in the month of May to honor and seek the intercession of Mary our…

Taco Tuesdays

A Novena for Life honoring the Feast of the Visitation

On May 31st, the Church celebrates the Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This feast commemorates the Blessed Mother’s visit to her…

Pancake Breakfast for Haiti Ministries, May 21

After Sunday Masses on May 21, we will serve a Pancake Breakfast to raise funds and awareness for our sister parish in Haiti. Freewill donations…

Grad Mass, May 7, 2023

On May 7, 2023, our high school graduates were honored at the 11:00 a.m. Mass. Thank you for the faithful commitment of the students, their…

Bishop Walkowiak to ordain new deacon for the Diocese of Grand Rapids

WHO: Diocesan seminarian Nicholas Baker will be ordained to the Order of Deacons. Following ordination, he will continue his studies and is expected to be…

First Holy Communion 2023

Last weekend, we celebrated First Holy Communion at the 5:00 p.m. Vigil and 9:00 a.m. Sunday Masses. Please continue to pray for these students, their…

Volunteers Invited for Migrant Ministry

This summer, we will visit the Migrant Camps on Sunday afternoons and Wednesday nights. If you would like to participate, please attend our Volunteer Meeting…

Stamp Out Hunger this Weekend

This Saturday, May 13, please join Love in Action for “Stamp Out Hunger”, the nation’s largest food collection effort. Donations in the Tri-Cities go directly…

Food Pantry Update: April

Here are the totals for April 2023.  The data includes the four regular order weeks and the Easter box distribution.  You can see this data broken…

Volunteer Leads Needed for Parish Festival

2023 St. Patrick – St. Anthony Parish Festival will be held Aug. 11 & 12We are in need of a few Volunteer Leads for the…

Middle School May

8th Grade Welcome Night, May 21

Catholic Services Appeal 2023

Thank you for your gifts to CSA 2023! Your generous support funds essential diocesan ministries that support formation throughout the diocese including our priests and…

Grad Mass & Brunch, May 7

The Good You Do

Recently Mary Ellen Murphy from “Good Morning Grand Haven” did a live broadcast from the Feeding America food distribution in our parking lot to talk…

St. Gianna Novena

Wednesday, April 19 – Thursday, April 27 The St. Gianna Novena for moms in need begins this Wednesday, April 19. We invite you to pray a special novena with…

EMHC Training

As part of the Eucharistic Revival, all Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion are expected to be trained in updated diocesan norms for ministry. This is…

Food Pantry Update: March

Here are the totals for March 2023 for St Patrick’s Food Pantry.  In March of 2023, we served 78 clients representing households with 188 individuals. …

Easter Hams Needed for Food Pantries

Our St. Patrick-St. Anthony Food Pantries are in need of 40 Hams for Easter Food Baskets by April 4. Please drop off all donations to…

Tornado relief for Mississippi

From the Diocese of Grand Rapids: March 27, 2023 Deadly tornadoes devastated parts of Mississippi and neighboring states this past weekend, killing at least 26.…

USCCB National Collections

Food Pantry Easter Baskets: March 30

Our Food Pantry is collecting items for Easter baskets for our local families in need. Monetary donations can be left at the parish office or…

Consecration to St. Joseph

What does it mean for a person to be consecrated to St. Joseph? Well, it basically means that you acknowledge that he is your spiritual…

Food Pantry: February 2023

In February, 2023, We had 66 client visits representing households totaling 154 individuals.  Last year in February, we had 51 client visits with households made up…

March 13: Prayers for Pope Francis

On March 13, Pope Francis will be celebrating ten years of his pontificate. To highlight this milestone anniversary in a “viral” manner, the Digital Synod…

St. Patrick Feast Day Celebration

Thank you to all that attended the Feast Day Celebration of St. Patrick! It was a fun night and lots to celebrate.A very special thank…

Mass on St. Patrick’s Day

We will celebrate the Solemnity of St. Patrick, on Friday, March 17, with Masses at 8:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Preschool Open House, March 9

Feb. 24: Pray, Fast, Give Alms for an End to Aggression in Ukraine

As the world marks the somber one-year anniversary on Feb. 24 of the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops…

New Mass Propers for Lent

The beginning of each Lenten season comes with it a change in tone in our Liturgies. The place where this is most apparent is in…

Euchre Party, Feb. 17

33 Days to Morning Glory, Starts Feb. 20

Beginning Monday, February 20, 2023 at 7:00 pm in Room 142Cost: $15 for book Join us as we begin our 6-week journey to Marian Consecration             …

Thank you again, Wesco!

Many thanks to our neighbors at Wesco on Mercury Drive. For the second year in a row, they chose our Food Pantries as the recipient…

Food Pantry Update: January

In January, 2023, we had 111 client visits in January representing households with 292 individuals.  In January of 2022, we had 50 client visits representing…

National Marriage Week, Feb. 7-14

Resources National Marriage Week offers helpful ideas for building up your marriage, recommended reading, supporting marriage in the community, and much more. There’s also a listing…

New Servers’ Training, Feb. 6-10

10 yrs./4th grade and older. Training to be held in the Church. February 6-10. Scheduled not to conflict with Faith Formation sessions. Please register with…

Immersed! High School Retreat, Feb. 10-12

Immerse Retreat Registration Join us for our high school spring retreat – Immersed! What have you been immersed in?  What are you immersed in right…

Audio Expertise?

Our Director of Music and Liturgy is reaching out to the Parish, searching for those who have experience with Audio Equipment, in particular Mixing Boards…

Webinar: Walking With Moms in Need, Feb. 15

Find out how you can help pregnant and parenting moms in your community! Join USCCB staff to learn about this exciting initiative and how you…

“The Tragic Trials of Haiti”

Please prayerfully consider our brothers and sisters in Haiti, who are living amidst the chaos of violence and poverty. Here is an account of what…

2023 WGD Winners!!

Thank you to all the volunteers and all that attended the St. Patrick – St. Anthony Wild Game Dinner. Special Thank you to all our…

Young Adult Pilgrimage, Sept. 4-14

Exodus 90: Update

We have thirteen men who have said “yes” to follow God on this journey of prayer, asceticism and fraternity for 90 days, ending on Saturday,…

High School Seniors: Parish Scholarships for College available through GHACF

Apply by February 1, 2024 Did you know there are St. Patrick – St. Anthony Parish Scholarships available through funds of the Grand Haven Area…

Sunday of the Word of God, Jan. 22

In 2019, Pope Francis established the Sunday of the Word of God to be celebrated each year on the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time. As…

Bible Study: Eternal Rest: The Art of Dying Well

This four-session series is a comprehensive exploration of the mystery of dying, death, and everlasting life. Each session approaches the subject from a Catholic perspective,…

8th Grade Confirmation Retreat

Men’s Day of Renewal, Jan. 7

Saturday, January 7, 2023 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Family Center             Our Heavenly Craftsman; God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit invite all men of…

Feb. Book Study: The Lamb’s Supper

Food Pantry Update: December

In December 2022, we had 134 client visits representing 399 individuals. This number includes our Christmas Boxes that we distributed on December 20.

Online Study with Fr. Mike Schmitz

The Bible in a Year In The Bible in a Year podcast, Fr. Mike Schmitz guides you through the entire Bible in 365 episodes. Using an exclusive…

Christmas Food Donations

Do not forget to do good and to share, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased. It’s time again to prepare for our Christmas…

Eucharistic Revival Holy Hour

Behold the Mystery: A Diocesan Evening of Adoration in Parishes Eucharistic Revival Holy Hour, Tues., Dec 13, 7:00-8:00 PM. Our usual Mass on Tuesday evenings…

Four Pointes: Holiday Meal, Dec. 15

DTE is sponsoring an event on Thursday, Dec. 15 at Four Pointes for persons 60 years old and older. There are only 120 spots available!…

Guidelines for Cold & Flu Season

Guidelines for cold and flu season: Wherever two or more people gather, some sharing of germs is inevitable. When Catholics gather in Jesus’ name to…

Thanksgiving Day: Mass at 10:00 AM

Fr. Chuck Schwartz & the Parish Staff wish all of our parishioners and their extended families a Happy Thanksgiving! Our Parish Office will be closed…

Prayers for the Walkowiak Family

With firm faith and hope in our Lord Jesus Christ and His resurrection, I write to inform you of the death of my father, John…

Men’s Fellowship & Faith Breakfasts

St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish will host Men’s Fellowship and Faith Breakfast from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the  Family Center.          Saturday, February 10, 2024. Guest Presenter: …

Come Let Us Adore Him

With many prayers of thanksgiving we thank Joan Blasky & Adele Croft for their years of service managing the Adoration Chapel. We are grateful for…

Soup for All

We hosted Soup for All on November 18. Thank you to all of the volunteers and participants for this wonderful event.

Thanksgiving Food Baskets

St. Patrick’s Food Pantry is now collecting donations for our annual Thanksgiving Food Basket drive.  Please see the bulletin insert for a list of items…

Men’s Faith Journey Wednesday Mornings

Wednesday Mornings at 6:30-7:30 a.m. in Room 142 Please join us for transformation, friendship, and fraternity! 

Rosary for Life

Dates: October 31– November 8Where: St. Patrick’s-St. Anthony, we will be praying in the church.When: Doors open 7:00 a.m., we will begin promptly at 7:30…

Steubenville 2023, Register by April 16

The Steubenville Conference is a retreat weekend away on campus at Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio. We will be partnering with several parishes on…

Rosary, Monday, Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m.

 A single rosary for life will also be prayed on Monday, November 7, at 7:30 p.m. here in the Church. This is another opportunity to…

Newspaper falsely presenting itself as Catholic publication

The Diocese of Grand Rapids has been notified that the Michigan Catholic Tribune, a newspaper purporting itself to be Catholic, is being mailed to parishioners…

Film: The Letter: A Message for Our Earth

“The Pope, the Environmental Crisis and Frontline Leaders”

Webinar: Proposal 3 Equipping for Battle Statewide

Thursday, Sept. 29, from 7:00-8:30 p.m., Room 142 Proposal 3 is deadly and deceptive: If passed it would usher in death for generations. The Catholic Church…

Life Chain, Sunday, Oct. 2, 12:30 p.m.

TriCities Right To Life invites you to gather in the parish’s west parking lot in order to form a human chain of silent prayer and…

Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, Oct. 2, 3:30 p.m. We invite you to bring your pets for a Blessing on Sunday, October 2, in anticipation of the feast ofSt. Francis of Assisi. At…

Volunteers Needed: Funeral Luncheon Ministry

This amazing ministry makes a difference in the lives of the families who are going through the difficult process of saying goodbye to a loved…

Engaged Couples Marriage Sessions

Sessions will be Saturdays, November 5, 12, 19 at 9:00 am in Room 142. If you plan to get married, contact Tony Allen at 616-842-0001…

Men’s Faith Journey

Wednesday mornings, 6:30-7:30 AM in Room 142-143 Sept. 14 – Group discussion/sharing on the question ‘Why do I go to Mass? Upcoming Discussions on the lives of…

Beyond the Plate Webinar

A “non-diet” workshop exploring connections between food and wellness, sponsored by the Stay Well Program. Michigan’s Stay Well program was launched at the onset of the…

Migrant Ministry Update: 9-1-22

As we wrap up the season, I wanted to provide you all with a quick update. This summer alone, we’ve served 633 hygiene packs and…

MOMs Group

The MOMS group gets together on most Thursdays, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in Room 143. Meetings run from September 8-May 25.

Eucharistic Miracles of the World

Exhibit on display October 6–9 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Holland Jesus Christ is truly present in the Eucharist, and occasionally…

Wedding Anniversary Mass

Together with your families, the Church in the Diocese of Grand Rapids honors the faithful witness to your vocation of marriage and wishes to celebrate…

Women, Come As You Are

Join the Grand Rapids Diocesan Council of Catholic Women for their fall seminar, Come as You Are, onSaturday, Oct. 22 at St. Jude Parish, 1120…

Kickball & Family Picnic, Sunday, Aug. 21

Our annual Family Picnic with a kickball game will take place on Sunday, August 21, from 3:30-6:00 PM, at Rycenga Park.

Food Pantry Update: July

St Patrick’s Food Pantry had another busy month during July.  We served 107 clients representing households totaling 406 individuals.  For comparison, in July of 2021,…

Kids Hope Seeking A Director

Have you been wondering how the Lord could use you to serve in our parish and impact our community? Do you have a heart for…

6 Week Study: Heroic Saints and Influential Catholics of the Church

Join us for an examination of six followers of Christ who made a difference in the Church and in the world. We will look at…

RCIA Fall 2023

Are you searching for a place to call home? Is God calling you to a deeper relationship? Are you interested in exploring the possibility of becoming Catholic?…

Migrant Ministry Update: 7-14-22

Last weekend, after Mass, we provided a taco dinner for the migrants. This was a wonderful time of fellowship, and the migrants were extremely grateful!…

Migrant Ministry: We Need Food!

Our ministry to migrant workers has grown to 4 times what it was just 3 years ago. Due to current market conditions, we are unable…

Middle School Mission Week Highlights

Migrant Ministry Volunteer Meeting, June 23

The Migrant Ministry will officially be kicking off next week! St. Patrick – St. Anthony’s will be hosting a meeting for all volunteers who are interested…

Novena to St. Anthony of Padua

St. Anthony Novena (June 4 to June 12 for June 13 Feast Day) O holy St. Anthony, you are known for the power and abundance…

Whitecaps Baseball, June 30

Join the Parish for a Whitecaps Baseball Game, Thursday, June 30 Whitecaps vs. Fort Wayne TinCaps 6:35 Game Time @ LMCU Ballpark (4500 West River…

Pentecost

The celebration of the Solemnity of Pentecost concludes the Easter Season and is a good time to pray for a deepening indwelling of the Holy…

The Ascension of the Lord

Here in the Diocese of Grand Rapids, and in many Dioceses, the Ascension of the Lord is transferred to Sunday, May 29. This means that…

Fr. Roosevelt Visit!

Next weekend, May 28-29, we are happy to welcome Fr. Roosevelt from our sister parish, Sts. Simon and Jude Parish, in Haiti. We look forward to being…

Bishop Walkowiak responds to Uvalde, Texas elementary school shooting

The Diocese of Grand Rapids’ Office of Communications issues the following statement from Most Reverend David J. Walkowiak, bishop of Grand Rapids, following the mass…

Thank You: WDCC!

As you know, we’ve had an increase in Christian Service requests to help those in need. So we are especially grateful to announce that we have…

Women’s Breakfast

Women, are you wanting to start or further add to your families Pentecost traditions? If so please join other women at St. Anthony’s Chapel next Saturday,…

Explore Becoming A Deacon

Men of the parish and their wives are invited to a FREE evening dinner on Thursday, May 19, to hear Deacon Jerry Roersma, Director of Diaconate Formation for the…

Bishop Walkowiak responds following recent mass shootings in U.S.

The Diocese of Grand Rapids’ Office of Communications issues the following statement from Most Reverend David J. Walkowiak, bishop of Grand Rapids, in response to…

Volunteer for Migrant Ministry

We have several opportunities to help our ministry for visiitng migrants this season. From visiting camps to helping with Sunday Mass, we have many options.…

Thank You: Steubenville Fundraiser

Parish Family, Thank you so much for your generous donation to our Steubenville Youth Conference Trip with our envelope fundraiser. All the remaining funds needed…

Summer Leadership Institutes

The Catholic Information Center and the Diocese are again co-sponsoring two leadership institutes this summer. Enrollment is open for both the Young Adult Leadership Institute and…

Young Adult Ministry & JP2 Project Newman Partners

We’ve Joined the JP2 Project Newman Partners!  The JP2 Project offers holistic formation programs for young adults, in the example and teachings of St. John…

Why Embrace Discipleship?

By Tony Allen, Director of Faith Formation and Evangelization For whom do you seek? Many people first find Christ because they seek something from him—hope,…

Parenting Class

Children are such a blessing. But being the best parent you can be takes effort and thought. The Love and Logic series aims to help…

Men’s Day of Reflection

Saturday, January 7, at St. Patrick-St. Anthony Parish More details to follow.

Walking with Moms in Need (St. Mary’s)

Walking with Moms in Need (WWMIN)  is a parish ministry initiative to better serve pregnant and parenting mothers in the Tri-Cities Area. Donations (diapers, baby wipes, etc)…

Women’s Bible Study: New Series March 9

Women’s Bible Study meets on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. We will start a new study on “Prayer: Finding Intimacy With God,” beginning March 9 (the…

Men’s Monthly Breakfast

Join us on Saturday, March 12 for our monthly men’s breakfast at 8:00 a.m.

Contemplative Rosary with Joyful Mysteries, Feb. 16, 6:00 PM

Join us for a beautiful sung Rosary that reflects on the Scripture of the Joyful Mysteries. Presented by the Music Ministry, all are welcome to…

Masquerade Gala, Feb. 26, 6:00-11:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE Dinner, live music by Jedi Mind Trip, dancing, gaming tables, 50/50 raffle, and car raffle! For information and ticket reservations contact champs@slstm.org.

Weekly Adult Bible Studies

Tuesdays, 10:00 am, Senior Bible Study “The End” A study of the Book of Revelations with Dr. Scott Hahn Wednesdays, 6:30 am Men’s Faith Sharing…

Welcome Desk Is Starting Back Up

Do you enjoy sitting at the reception desk, meeting people, helping them find their way & helping with parish tasks? We are looking for volunteers…

Celebrate St. Patrick on Saturday, March 12

Our Feast Day celebration of our Patron St. Patrick will be held on Saturday, March 12 in the Family Center. Your whole family is invited. Doors…

Bishop Walkowiak’s statement for the observance of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. – Martin Luther King Jr. On…

Rejoice! What was lost has been found. 

The Nativity camel that was missing last year has returned! The camel is now stored safely with our Nativity scene to recover from his safe…

Hope from Pope Francis for People who Suffer from Depression

Watch this short YouTube film to hear the Pope’s prayer for those living with depression, and the loved ones who are walking alongside.

Elementary Faith Formation: Pageant Preparation, Christmas Cheer & Hospitality

Hear the voice which announces His Glory! Children of the parish perform during dress rehearsal last Tuesday night with director Chrystal Bisonet.The Children’s Christmas Pageant…

Great News from the Music Department!

We have new books in our pews, and they are out a little earlier than they are supposed to be. (Don’t tell anyone). This year…

National Eucharistic Revival

MY FLESH FOR THE LIFE OF THE WORLD Mission “I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live…

Stay Well!

During cold and flu season, each of us has the responsibility of taking precautions to prevent the spread of illnesses. Guidance for staying healthy during…

Coffee & Donuts

Would you, your ministry, your family, or your prayer pal be willing to host Coffee & Donuts? The donuts are delivered. Before Mass, donuts, coffee…

Diocese Hosting Listening Sessions

What is your experience with the Catholic Church? Bishop Walkowiak and our parish want to hear from you, both practicing Catholics and yes, individuals who…

Considering Catholic schools?

Attend virtual event & find the best fit for your children On Tuesday, Dec. 28 from 12:30-1:00 p.m., Admissions Advocates from the Diocese of Grand…

Migrant Ministry 2021 Season

Dear Friends in Christ, Thank you for your generous donations and continued support over the past year! I’m pleased to announce, during the 2021 season,…

Our Nativity

Last Monday, our Facilities Team (John, Bob & Rusty) & Bob Wassick set up our Nativity on US31. Thank you to all who helped. (And…

5th & 6th Grade Faith Formation

Students decorated bags and packed 32 sack suppers for Kid’s Food Basket of Muskegon. They also designed thank you cards to parishioners, Madelynn Streng (Air Force)…

High School: Friendsgiving & Advent Wreaths

Men’s Singing Group

The Men’s Singing Group sang at Mass on Nov. 21. Thank you to all who participated in this new ministry. We look forward to hearing…

Operation Christmas Child

Spread the love of God AGAIN this Christmas to children around the world who are in great need! Build a gift box for a child online for $25.00. You can…

Thank you: Young Adults

Last weekend, the Young Adult Ministry visited the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist for a day of service. Projects included land maintenance, harvesting, farm chores,…

Thank You: Parish Festival 2021

Thank you to all our Lead Volunteers and other volunteers that filled in the gaps. To all of the Parishioners and guests that came out and  supported the 2021 St. Patrick…

Wild Game Dinner 2021

The Wild Game Dinner Committee would like thank all those who participated in our event this past Saturday. It was one of the first events we were able to have at…

Thank You: Youth Ministry Feeding America

Becoming Catholic in More Than Just Name

(Part 1 of 4) What sort of person do we desire to become if we call ourselves Catholic? Are we comfortable doing the bare minimum…

Created in His Image: We Are Called to Worship at Mass Together.

Over the past year, many churches have stopped meeting in person or have restricted the number of worshipers allowed to gather for any one service.…

Do Not Let Your Hearts Be Troubled

This past Sunday’s Gospel reading could have been written exactly for the current times. In John chapter 14 we hear directly from Jesus, “Do not…

God Is On Your Side

There is big money, power and control in spreading fear. It seems that for a long, long time, everyone and everything is and has been…

Holy Week: Spiritual Truths That Require Deep Reflection

Dear Friends, As we journey through holy week, especially the Triduum, I would like to share five spiritual truths that will hopefully help us as…

Life-Giving Wounds Online Retreat for Adult Children of Divorced or Separated Parents

When:  Thursday evenings Sept. 30 to Nov. 11, 8:15-10 p.m. EST on Zoom (TEN HOURS+ of support!) Who can attend: Any young adult (18+) or…

Men of the Parish: Gather in Song

This is a call to you all to try something new, to step out of your comfort zone and be a role model to others.…

Our Sacred Journey: Small Faith-Sharing Groups

I would like to introduce “Our Sacred Journey-Faith Growth Groups,” formerly known as “Book Clubs.” We know some of these groups are still meeting and…

Sit Down, Be Quiet and Be Changed by God

I don’t always suffer from tunnel vision but sometimes I can be stubborn. I can just see my wife’s reaction to that statement; the infamous…

Thank you: 5th & 6th Grade Students

Thank you to the 5th & 6th Grade Students in Middle School Ministry who gathered to celebrate Halloween & All Saints Day.

Thank you: Blessing of the Animals

Thank you to all of the families, cats, dogs, bunnies and other households who attended the Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021.…

Thank you: High School Students

Thank you for the High School Students who shared their family’s loved one for the Dia de los Muertos Celebration.

Thank You: Men Gathering in Song

Last night, October 14, 18 men from the parish came together to begin a new journey, building the foundations of what will become a St.…

Thank You: Repotting Plants in Gathering Space

Many thanks to our Arts & Environment group who worked hard to repot our plants in the Gathering Space. The plants had outgrown their pots…

Thank you: Rosary Tree

Thank you to Madonna White for setting up her beautiful Rosary Tree to share the blessings of praying the Rosary with parishioners.

We Always Have a Choice

The current state of world events has challenged practically every person on earth to understand and relate to their daily habits, customs, rituals and activities…

We Belong to God

“Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God,” Is the closing statement of Jesus in today’s Gospel. As Christians,…

40 Days for Life, Feb. 14 – March 24

Spring Campaign – Grand Rapids Through the power of prayer and a peaceful presence in front of abortion facilities, the international 40 Days for Life…

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