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 3/12/2017

TELEVISION TO NO MAN!

This was the quote of a comedian to claim that the bible had certainly outlawed the “boob tube.” Well, even though some might have their own reasons for wishing that the quote were accurate, we must report: NOT! It is of course today’s gospel account of the Transfiguration from Matthew that provided the comedian’s material. Far more importantly and for our Lenten journey, Jesus’ instruction to Peter, James, and John, “Tell the vision to no one,” demonstrates that our special and personal encounters and experiences of the Lord’s presence in our lives are to be kept just that—special and personal. Continue Reading