LENTEN SCHEDULE

 




LENTEN FAST AND ABSTINENCE
Abstinence-All Catholics 14 years of age or older are asked to abstain from all meat on Ash Wednesday and on all of the Fridays of Lent. Fasting-All Catholics, from age 18 until age 60, are asked to fast on Good Friday.  Fasting means only one full meal, with nothing between meals.  

LENTEN MASS is celebrated each Monday at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday at 12:15 p.m. in St. Mark Chapel.  Mass is also celebrated Friday evening at 6:30 p.m. in the Church. 

STATIONS OF THE CROSS are celebrated each Friday of Lent at 7:00 p.m. in the Church. 

ST. RITA PARISH
LENTEN SPEAKER SERIES 2019

THREE INSPIRING SPEAKERS –THREE DIFFERENT NIGHTS

 
TRAPPER JACK 
DIVINE INTERVENTION
MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2019

ST. RITA CHURCH   7:00 PM 

Hall of Fame broadcaster and local radio personality, Trapper will witness to his falling away from a “boring” Church and 30 years later being ignited in the Catholic faith by a series of powerful events that now fuel his life.


THOMAS AWIAPO
A JOURNEY OF HOPE
THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019

ST. MARK CHAPEL  7:00 PM

As a vulnerable child in Ghana, Thomas was always searching for food. Through this search, he came to receive a small  daily meal and an education that was funded by the CRS Rice Bowl Program. He will witness his personal story and take us on a journey of hope.


DOBIE MOSER
FAMILIES, VULNERABILITY AND GOD'S GRACE 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2019

ST. MARK CHAPEL    7:00 PM

Dobie directs the Diocesan Youth, Young Adult and CYO Ministry Office, and is a husband and father.  Family life is a mystery where God’s love is present to give life, to heal wounds, and to offer hope and Good News in a hurting world in need of God’s grace and healing. Join us to explore the beauty and struggles of parenting and family life that is rooted in God’s love, mercy, and healing.