Thank You, Gracias, Merci!!

Thank you to all who came to “An Evening with Sean Forrest.” It was a wonderful evening. A special thank you to Julieta Jacobo, Carmen Jacobo, Beatriz Mendoza, Abel Rojas and John Hiltenbrand for their assistance. Happy Easter

Sheryl Colwell

Gracias, Thank You, Merci!!

Gracias a todas las personas que asistieron a “una velada con Sean Forrest.” Fue una tarde maravi- llosa. Un agradecimiento especial a Julieta Jacobo, Carmen Jacobo, Beatriz Mendoza, Abel Rojas y John Hiltenbrand por toda su ayuda. Felices Pascuas.

Sheryl Colwell

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

to benefit RITAS Ministry

Sunday, May 7, 2017 9:00am –12:30 pm

The Knights of Columbus will have a pancake breakfast fundraiser to benefit RITAS Minis- try (Restoring Inmates to Americas Society). $6.00 adults (12 years and older), $4.00 children (11 an under) Maximum: $20.00 per family. If you are unable to attend and would like to make a donation go to:

Desayuno de recaudación de fondos

A beneficio del Ministerio RITAS

domingo 7 de mayo de 2017 9:00am a 12:30 pm

Los Caballeros de Colón de Santa Rita llevarán a cabo un desayuno para recaudar fondos para el Ministerio RITAS (Reintegrando a los Reclusos a la Sociedad).  $6.00 adultos (mayores de 12 años) $4.00 niños menores de 11 años. Máximo $20.00 por familia. Si no puede asistir pero le gustaría dar una contribución pue- de visitar la página

Upcoming Events

Divine Mercy Chaplet – Sunday, April 23rd – 3:00 – Church

Coronilla de la Divina Misericordia – domingo 23 de abril – 3:00 p.m. – Iglesia

Pro Life Prayer - April 25 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Planned Parenthood

ProVida - 25 de abril - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Afuera de Planned Parenthood

Steubenville Meeting - Wednesday, April 26 - 7:00 p.m. - Parish Center

Junta Steubenville - miércoles 26 de abril - 7:00 p.m. - Centro Parrquial

Come and See – Friday, April 28th – 6:30 pm – Parish Center

Ven y Mira – Viernes 28 de abril – 6:30 pm – Centro Parroquial

Pancake Breakfast - Sunday, April 30 - 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Parish Hall

Desayuno de pancakes - domingo 30 abril - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Sótano

Eucharistic Adoration - Wednesdays - 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Chapel

Adoración al Santísimo - miércoles - 8:00 am - 7:00 pm - Capilla

Men’s Group - Saturdays - 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Parish Center

Grupo de hombres - sábados - 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. - Centro Parroquial


90th Anniversary Celebration

If you would like to be part of the planning committee for the 90th anniversary celebration of our parish, please contact David Green at 630-879-7644 or

Celebración del 90 Aniversario

Si le gustaría se parte del comité de planeación de nuestra cele- bración del 90 aniversario, favor de ponerse en contacto con David Green llamando al teléfono 630-879-7644 o enviando un correo a

St. Rita’s Men’s Group

bible-2 Men of the parish are invited to an informal Saturday morning group from 8:00-9:00 a.m. The group attends the Saturday morning Mass at 8:00 a.m. in the Chapel followed by coffee, rolls and fellowship. On the first Saturday of each month after Mass, there is also the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament during which time we pray the Rosary, and conclude with fellowship - total time 8:00-9:30 a.m. Invite your sons, nephews, grandsons, dads, brothers, uncles or even a friend etc. to join you this Saturday! For more information contact David Green 630-879- 7644 or Don Walter 630-770-3778.


New Features! It’s free! Spread the Word! The Best Catholic Content all in ONE Place. Go to Type in the parish code af016. Set up a user name and password. You have unlimited access to the best eBooks, talks and videos. Questions? Contact Julieta Jacobo 630-892- 6089 or

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Stay connected with St. Rita’s! We will start using to communicate events and news to our parishioners this month. If you are not already registered, here’s how you can sign up:

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2. Text SRITA to 84576

Then follow the instructions from there!

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 Reminders ...

Eucharistic Adoration is every Wednesday in Our Chapel from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m and the FIRST Saturday of the month from 8:30 to 12:00 noon.  The Blessed Sacrament is exposed for your worship and adoration.  Consider giving one hour a week to Jesus. Baptisms will take place the first and third Saturday of the month.  Please stop by or call the Parish Office at 630-892-5918 for more information.

Anointing of the Sick will take place the first week-end of the month on Saturday 4:30 and 6 p.m. and Sunday 8:30 am and 7:00 pm.

The Knights of Columbus hold their meetings on the First Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm in the Parish Hall.