year-of-mercy-logo_medJubilee of Mercy website

The Diocese of Rockford launched its Jubilee of Mercy website. This website features the corporal and spiritual works of mercy, resources, events, and a variety of useful information for this Year of Mercy.

Click here to visit the Diocese of Rockford Jubilee of Mercy website

 Upcoming Events!

Youth Ministry Meeting, December 2, 6:30 p.m.  –  Parish Center

Women’s Advent Prayer Breakfast, December 5, 8:30 – 10:30 .m.  –  Parish Center

Breakfast with Santa, December 6  –  Parish Hall

Serenade to our Lady of Guadalupe, December 12, 5:00 – 7:00 a.m.  –  Church

Confirmation, December 13, 2:00 p.m. – St. Rita Church

Penance Service, December 15, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  –  Church

Symbolon, Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. – Parish Hall

  ¡Próximos Eventos!

Junta del Grupo de Jóvenes, 2 de diciembre, 6:30 p.m.  –  Centro Parroquial

Desayuno con Santa, 6 de diciembre  –  Sótano de la iglesia

Novena a la Virgen de Guadalupe, 9 de diciembre, 7:00 p.m.  –  Church

Mañanitas a la Virgen de Guadalupe, 12 de diciembre, 5:00 – 7:00 a.m.  –  Iglesia

Confirmación, 13 de diciembre, 2:00 p.m. – Iglesia Santa Rita

Servicio de Reconciliación (confesiones), 15 de diciembre, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  –  Iglesia

Symbolon, los martes a las 7:00 p.m. – sótano de la iglesia

Novena a la Virgen de Guadalupe

Jueves 3 de diciembre                                 San Nicolas (Saint Nicholas)                                  6:30 p.m.

Viernes 4 de diciembre                               Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart)                           6:30 p.m.

Sábado 5 de diciembre                               Santa Teresa (St. Therese)                                       6:00 p.m.

Domingo 6 de diciembre                           Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart)                            6:00 p.m.

Lunes 7 de diciembre                                 Santa María (Saint Mary)                                         6:00 p.m.

Martes 8 de diciembre                               Nuestra Señora del Buen Consejo (OLGC)           7:00 p.m.

Miércoles 9 de diciembre                         Santa Rita (St. Rita)                                                    7:00 p.m.

Jueves 10 de diciembre                            San Pedro (Saint Peter)                                             6:30 p.m.

Viernes 11 de diciembre                           San José (Saint Joseph)                                            6:00 p.m.


2015 Youth Summit held at Rock Valley College on October 25th, 2015.   

The day included music, prayer, Mass with Bishop Malloy, adoration and entertainment for over 1,800 young adults and leaders.

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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:

1. Visit our network at


2. Text SRITA to 84576

Then follow the instructions from there!

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 ¡Manténgase conectado con Santa Rita! Vamos a comenzar a usar para comunicar eventos y noticias a nuestros feligreses a partir de este mes. Si usted no se ha registrado, aquí está cómo puede hacerlo:

 1. Visite nuestra red en


  1. Envíe el mensaje SRITA al número 84576

 Siga las instrucciones


We Are Going Digital!

We are pleased to introduce our new online donation/payment system offered through CompuWerx. This is a secure, easy and convenient site for handling all financial transactions via credit or debit card or e-check donation payments. You can do a one-time or a monthly recurring donation using either your PC, tablet or phone – it is easy – it is convenient! With this user friendly process, you will find it easy to manage your giving by setting up automatic donation and viewing donation history, as well as printing yearly giving statements. Please sign up at now to support St. Rita’s!!

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Reminders …

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.