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 7/15/2018

Thomas Merton once wrote these words: “As a magnifying glass concentrates the rays of the sun into the little knot of heat that can set fire to a dry leaf or a piece of paper, so the mystery of Christ in the Gospel concentrates the rays of God’s light to a point and sets fire to the spirit of man” (from his book, New Seeds of Contemplation). Continue Reading

Pastor’s Corner 7/1/2018

Dear Parishioners and Visitors:

The desire to touch the holy is a strong human impulse. In our incompleteness, we yearn for union with the divine. This desire leads us to seek out people, places and objects that give us a spiritual “connection.” Just as Michelangelo’s Adam stretches out his hand toward the Creator, so we stretch out our hands towards God’s presence. Like the women in today’s gospel who dared to reach out and touch the garment of Jesus, we too reach out with hope and longing. Continue Reading