A Diverse Yet
United Catholic Community

St. Anthony of Padua Parish is located in the heart of Allston, MA, a bustling neighborhood where Harvard Business School and Boston University are. We are a religious institution that caters to English and Brazilian Portuguese-speaking believers.

Our church aims to establish a parish community that has a strong faith in the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We wholeheartedly accept anyone seeking Christ and yearning to build a relationship with Him and His followers. From students and longtime residents to new families, everyone is invited to join our services.

Our Belief



St. Anthony of Padua Parish accommodates everyone who seeks to discover, love, and serve Jesus in this world and the next. We aim to instill God's love in each and every member of our facility.

Our Mission and Vision



Our parish recognizes that the Liturgy and the Sacraments are the sources of our spiritual strength; they sustain us and inspire us to follow Jesus’ loving example of humility, piety, and charity. We are committed to extending our faith through education, stewardship, and outreach.

Words to Ponder On

How do we apply Christ’s teachings in our lives? Take a look as our brothers and sisters share insightful articles, short stories, and more in Writings from the Catholic Abbey to the Secular World.

The Good News Explained

Reflecting on the Scripture should be part of our habit. This way, we’ll understand how we can apply Jesus’ teachings in our lives. Browse our homilies archive to develop a deep understanding of the good news of our Lord.