Fr. Bob Evans



Fr. Bob Evans

Reverend Robert T. Evans
Holy Spirit Parish
3130 Parkwood Lane
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
314-739- 0230

As Pastor, Father Bob is the shepherd of our parish. Helping us grow in God’s love to build the Kingdom of God here at Holy Spirit Parish and School.

“I love being a priest! Even though I was ordained later in life, those who know me best, tell me that they have never seen me happier. Being a priest is who I am, not what I do.”

-- Rev. Robert T. Evans


  • Born: October 15, 1954, East St. Louis, IL.
  • Home parish: St. Patrick’s, E. St. Louis, IL and then Our Lady of Providence, Crestwood, MO.
  • Priesthood Ordination: May 24, 2003, Cathedral Basilica, St. Louis, MO.


  • M. Div. Kenrick-Glennon Seminary, St. Louis, MO 2003
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology, Saint Louis University, 1976
  • Lindbergh High School, St. Louis, MO 1972

Military Service

  • Commissioned Ensign, United States Navy Reserve, Naval Officer Candidate School, Newport, Rhode Island, 1977.
  • Naval Weather Center, Norfolk, VA 1977-1979.
  • Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1979-1981

Administrative Experience

  • Comptroller, Auto dealerships of St. Louis and Herculaneum, MO 1981-1997.

Pastoral Experience

  • Pastor, Holy Spirit Parish, Maryland Heights, 2016-Present
  • Pastor, St. Monica Parish, Creve Coeur, 2015-2016
  • Pastor, Annunciation Church, Webster Groves, MO 2010-2015
  • Pastor, Our Lady of the Presentation, Overland, MO 2006-2010
  • Associate Pastor, Church of the Immacolata, Richmond Heights, MO 2003-2006