Welcome To the Cathedral Abbey of St. Anthony


Serving God's People since 1857

St. Anthony celebrates 160 Years

Come Join us for a solemn Pontifical Mass on August 13th 

At 11:00 AM

Followed by outdoor BBQ, 50/50 Raffle price drawing,

Activities for Children,

And historic Church tour!

The Ecumenical Catholic Church of Christ

Saint Anthony Cathedral Abbey  

welcomes you!

Come and Celebrate

With our Faith Family 

  All are welcome,and we mean it!

We want to put our beliefs into

action in all aspects of Life.

We are an inclusive and affirming 

Catholic Congregation 

of Seekers and Believers

we embrace innovation 

and open-minded conversation.

All created equal by our loving God 

who empowers us to be a 

Community of Faith,

Hope, Love and Peace. 

Mission Statement

The Cathedral Church Family of Saint Anthony is centered in Christ, empowered by the Holy Spirit, anchored in the Holy Bible, and nourished by the Sacraments. It proclaims, witnesses and shares the “Good News” of Jesus Christ. As the mother church of the Ecumenical Catholic Church of Christ, our liturgical services and community efforts shall advance the peaceful and continued building of the Kingdom of God. In our ecumenical relationships with other denominations, we celebrate unity to the glory of our loving God.

Sunday Mass 11:00 AM

Tuesday Mass  10:00 AM   Chapel of St. Francis and St. Clare

   100 Parson Street, 2nd Floor  Midtown Detroit (behind Detroit Symphony)

 Wednesday 10:00 AM  St. Anthony Healthcare Center

Other Weekdays Mass at 8:30 AM  Monastery Chapel

 Our worldwide website:   www.ecumenicalccc.org

Franciscan Website New Order of Saint Francis  and St. Clare www.theneworderofsaintfrancis.org 

Facebook:  Karl Rodig

Credit for picture: Mr. Zachariah Blackerby

 Credit of picture above Mr. Mark Hall 


Photo Bishop Dr. Karl Rodig

Photo Mr. Mark Hall

5247 Sheridan Street, 

Detroit, MI 48213

From I-94, take Van Dyke Exit, go down to Gratiot Ave, turn right, and right again on Sheridan

Chapel of St. Francis and St. Clare

Tuesday Mass 10:00 AM

100 Parson Street, 2nd Floor

Midtown Detroit behind Detroit Symphony

St. Anthony Healthcare Center 

Mass every Wednesday 10:00 AM

St. Anthonhy of Padua 

The Patron of our Cathedral 


Feast Day: June 13

Born August 15th, 1195

Death June 13th, 1231

 Already 9 month after his death, he was canonized and declared a Saint.

In 1946 he was declared Doctor of the Church

"The devil is afraid of us when we pray and make sacrifices. He is also afraid when we are humble and good. He is especially afraid when we love Jesus very much. He runs away when we make the Sign of the Cross". St. Anthony of Padua

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Think about, we are all the human family and in need of Love, not hatred. May we all understand the ultimate source of our Existence that we are created equal by a loving God.