Welcome to St. Anthony
Founded in 1858, St. Anthony of Padua in Effingham is a vibrant parish of over 1300 families, blessed with many spirit-filled “intentional disciples” committed to their personal journey with Jesus. Discover the many opportunities we have to grow in our faith as we encounter the living presence of Jesus.
2022-2023 Annual Fund
Aside from tuition and parish support, the St. Anthony Schools Annual Fund is our primary funding source for our Grade School and High School. Your support can make a difference in the lives of our students today and in the future.
Forming lifelong intentional disciples of Jesus Christ within His Church.
How we worship reflects what we believe and determines how we live. We are guided by our Parish Mission, Vision, and Values as we work together to become more intentional in our Faith.