In the coming days...

Sat 25 Sep 21

Mass at 18:00

Sun 26 Sep 21

Mass at 10:00
Mass at 11:30

Twenty-Sixth Sunday of the Year
Numbers 11: 25-29
Psalm 18:8.10.12-14
James 5:1-6
Mark 9:38-43.45.47-48
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Mass schedule at Saint Anthony's this coming weekend - 25 - 26th September.  Please note the mass times have returned to pre-covid times.

Saturday 25th September at 18h  - This years Confirmation Ceremony will take place during the 18h Mass.

Sunday 26th September at 10am  

Sunday 26th September at 11.30am

All masses will be celebrated in the church - Masks must be worn  -  The 11.30am Mass will also be livestreamed


Please see under  NOTICES  for details on registrations for Catechetics 2021-2022


Return to Masses in Brussels:

Sacre Coeur, 19 Rue le Correge, 1000 Bruxelles - Evening Mass 19h15   - Maximum:  100 persons - No reservation - Corona Virus Measures must be followed


Mass at St. Nicholas:  100 parishioners from Sunday 13th June.  No reservations are needed but compliance with the coronavirus measures is obligatory, namely social distancing, mask wearing, hand sanitisation, and no singing.


Mass at St. Joseph's:  Mass at 11.30am every Sunday - 100 Parishioners - Corona Virus Measures must be followed.



Weddings and Funerals

Number of people who can attend a wedding is 100

Number of people who can attend a Funeral is 100


About St. Anthony's

St Anthony's is one of the best established expatriate parishes in Belgium. We were founded in the early seventies to meet the spiritual and worship needs of the new member state citizens, from Ireland and the United Kingdom, who came in large numbers to Brussels to work in the old EEC. Since then, of course, the parish has reached far beyond the boundaries of the expatriate Irish and British communities to welcome people from all over the world. From as far a field as the USA, Australia, Indonesia and Africa, we now have one of the most vibrant and diverse parishes you could hope to find.

It is our hope that our website will contribute to uniting all who live here and help to build up our community, so that people will be fulfilled in their own lives and families, and be willing to share their time and talents for the benefit of their neighbour, parish and community.

Life at Saint Anthony's

We are happy to share memories of events that take place at Saint Anthony's Visit our gallery.

Our Priests

It is thanks to the Irish Franciscans that we have such a fine parish here. Successive pastors have brought vision and insight to their work at the parish.

Our New Parish Pastor from 1st November  2020 is :  

Fr Michael Nicholas OFM  Biography (119.4 KB)Biography (119.4 KB)  who joined the Parish in 2019.

Fr. Pat Power OFM  will be staying on here in Brussels and will be assisting Fr. Michael 

Fr. Pats  Biography of Fr. Pat Power O.F.M (79.5 KB)Biography (79.5 KB) -  Fr Pat has been here since 2008 and has seen a growth and development of the parish.

They work together to cover all issues that may arise.


Our Diocese

St. Anthony Parish belongs to the Archdiocese of Bruxelles-Malines, head of the Belgian Catholic Church.

Our bishop is Archbishop Jozef De Kesel. You can find more information about the Catholic Church in Belgium in the following web sites (in French) or in (in Dutch).

"Brothers, choose seven men from among you who are known to be full of the Spirit and wisdom. We will turn this responsibility over to them and will give our attention to prayer and the ministry of the word." (Acts 6:4)

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