The parish of St. Anthony of Padua is vibrant and growing. Located in a neighborhood that has been revitalized by the development of new condominium buildings and business establishments in Marpole area of Vancouver, it meets the spiritual needs of over 900 people in the area. The parish is rich in ethnic diversity with members from 50 different countries. Some of our regular parishioners come from other municipalities such as Richmond, Ladner, and Tsawwassen. St. Anthony’s was founded in 1925. Our pastor is Fr. Justin Huang.You can read more about our parish in our Parish Profile.
OUR VISION, MISSION, AND VALUE STATEMENTS
Vision: We, the parishioners of St. Anthony of Padua Parish, are committed to enhancing the spiritual life of our parish and to being a caring community that is inclusive of everyone from the unborn to the aged.
Mission: Our mission is to educate, lead and support the parish community in deepening its knowledge and understanding of the faith. Our parish will be a center of inspiration to experience peace, compassion and hope.
- Promote a Catholic Faith based environment.
- Promote spiritual growth within our community.
- Nurture the diversity of our parishioners.
- Encourage works of charity and justice.
- Support pastor-driven participative leadership.