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 11/22/2015

Jesus’ Kingship

Probably the most common reflection for Catholic Christians on the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ the King is the real nature of Jesus’ kingship. For citizens of the great US of A we are quick to rule out that Jesus is President. Indeed, Prime Minister, with apostles and disciples as Lords and members of Parliament—we think not. Or perhaps Jesus could be considered to be like surviving monarchies of the world with private jets and all. Not a chance. Certainly he is not a dictator—his invitation to “come and follow him” comes with complete freedom to choose. Continue Reading