Celebrating the Feast of Saint Anthony
Saint Anthony Parish celebrated their patron saint St. Anthony of Padua on Sunday, June 14, 2015.
The celebration began with two Masses in Cantonese (7:30 AM; 8:30 AM); one Mass in Portuguese (10 AM); Eucharistic Adoration at 4:30 PM; and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament at 5:30 PM. Then it was followed by a solemn mass presided by Bishop of Macau José Lai. Five teenagers received the Sacrament of Confirmation and two children received their First Holy Communion. The list of the faithful receiving Confirmation and First Communion can be found in the Chinese section.
The celebration was then followed by the procession of the image of St. Anthony. The procession went through the Praça de Luís de Camões with more than a hundred faithful participating. A reception dinner was held on the eve of the feast day (June 13, 2015) at Hotel Beverly Plaza attended by priests, faithful and other guests.
Reception dinner on June 13, 2015 at Hotel Beverly Plaza.