St. Anthony Catholic Church is pleased to host Fr. Ron Hoye, C.M. for our Advent Parish Mission. The theme for the mission is “Ignite Your Faith”. The mission will be from December 11 to 13 at 7 pm in the church. On December 12, the talk will be brief and will lead into our Advent Penance Service.
Light refreshments will follow the December 11 and 13 talks. Donuts and coffee will be offered after the 7:30 am Mass on December 13. We thank the Women’s Guild of St. Anthony for providing the refreshments.
We hope to see you there at this exciting opportunity to prepare for the coming of Our Lord at Christmas! If you have any questions, please call the Church Office at 843-662-5674.
About Fr. Ron Hoye, C.M.
Fr. Hoye grew up in a farming community in Ste. Genevieve, MO and was greatly influenced by his mom and dad whose lives were about helping and caring for others as a nurse and surgeon. Fr. Ron chose a similar path of service and was ordained a priest in the Congregation of the Mission of St. Vincent De Paul in 1991 at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church in Perryville, MO.
Fr. Hoye holds a B.S. in Philosophy and two Masters Degrees—in Theology and Ethics. He has been heavily involved in youth activities and programs both domestically and internationally. He served on the National Board of the Religious Vocation Conference while involved in campus ministry at DePaul University in Chicago, where he also taught Business Ethics and World Religions.
Currently, Fr. Hoye is director of Vincentian TeamWorks- a collaborative effort of Catholic Evangelization that includes the ministries of Catholic Home Study and Vincentian Parish Missions. He is a published author and travels extensively throughout the country leading parish missions and leadership renewal.
Fr. Ron enjoys the outdoors where he is oftentimes seen running, hiking, kayaking and biking.