Location & Mass Schedule

Address: 318 N Baldwin Ave., Sierra Madre, CA, 91024-1203
Mailing Address/Parish Office: 50 E. Alegria Avenue, Sierra Madre, CA 91024
Map and Directions
Web Address: www.st-rita.org
Office Phone: (626) 355-1292
FAX: (626) 355-2290
Weekend: Sat: 5:30 p.m. Sun: 7:30, 10 a.m.; 12 noon
Weekday: Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat: 8 AM (Communion Service) Wed, Thu: 8 AM
Holy Day & Vigil: 8:00 AM, 6:30 PM Vigil: 5:30 PM
Adoration: First Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Confessions: Sat: 4 to 5 p.m.
Devotions: Mother of Perpetual Help Sat 7:50 AM
Wheelchair Access: Yes

Pastor’s Corner 9/27/2015

“Whoever is not against us is for us!”

This is Jesus’ solemn declaration in this Sunday’s gospel passage from St. Mark. As you hear these words this Sunday, what is your immediate reaction? Would it be, “Well, sure, everybody knows that,” or might it rather be, “Wow. Jesus actually said that. I have to keep reminding myself of it, because I’m naturally suspicious of everybody”? I’m afraid that in today’s world of lawsuits and terrorist threats (I’m not equating the two), most people’s reaction would be the latter, not the former. Continue Reading