May 07, 2021

Parish Missionary

  • St. Anthony of Padua Church
Full time Ministry, Pastoral Ministry, Young Adult

Job Description

For more than 150 years, St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Effingham, IL has been a center of spiritual, academic, and community growth through our many ministries with over 1,300 parish families, including a Catholic grade school and Catholic high school.  St. Anthony Parish is currently accepting applications for the position of:

 Parish Missionary 

 St. Anthony of Padua’s Parish Missionary commits to forming active and intentional disciples within St. Anthony Parish.  The Parish Missionary accomplishes this by using the mission, vision, and values of our parish that are reflective of the Gospel as the compass.  The Parish Missionary enthusiastically models intentional discipleship of Jesus Christ through his or her Catholic faith.

Eligible candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to promoting Christian ethics and a strong dedication to fostering and developing a quality, Christ-centered environment in the Catholic faith.  Candidates with minimum of a bachelor’s degree with experience in evangelical work, campus ministry, or missionary activity. are preferred.

Diocesan salary and benefits apply for full-time positions. 

Please submit a letter of interest and resume to

For more information regarding St. Anthony Parish and for a full job description of this position, visit or phone the parish office at 217-347-7129.

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