2907 Dunleer Road
Baltimore, MD 21222
(410) 284-0388‎

St. Rita Parish News


So many things are happening at St. Rita's!  Check back often for information about events in and around our Parish, including bulletin inserts and special announcements.


MASS CHANGE: As of November 1, 2019 the Monday 12 noon Mass at St. Rita will be moved to Fridays each week. The Mass intention that was scheduled for Monday will be said on Friday.


Coffee Hour

coffe hour

 Next Coffee Hour - Sunday, October 13th
Coffee Hour is always held on the 2nd Sunday of each month
at 10:00AM in Rita's Café (in the Parish Center). Don't miss it!


Si. Rita Memorial Tree

Memorialize your loved ones in celebration of All Souls Day.

The Memorial Tree will be on the altar at St. Rita Parish from All Saints Day through November 28. It will be lit during the 10 a.m. All Souls Day Mass. On December 1 you can pick up your Memorial Stars of Bethlehem from the St. Rita Shrine in the back of the church, and use them as a gift, an addition to your nativity scene, or on your Christmas tree.

Personalized Memorial Stars of Bethlehem can be purchased for $10 each or 4 for $30, and can be ordered through October 29, 2019. Just drop your check and order form in the offertory, Attention Denise, drop it off at the office during the week, or mail it to Denise Szimanski, St. Rita Parish, 6736 Youngstown Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21222.



All Saints Day, Friday, Nov. 1st is a Holy Day of Obligation.

  • Sacred Heart of Mary will have Mass on Thursday, Oct. 31st (vigil) at 7pm & on Friday, Nov. 1st at 8:30am and 7pm.
  • Our Lady of Fatima will have Mass on Thursday, Oct. 31 (vigil) at 6pm & on Fri., Nov. 1st at 8:15am and 6:30pm (Spanish).
  • St. Rita will have Mass on Friday, Nov. 1st at 12noon.



All Souls Day is Saturday, Nov. 2nd. Masses are as follows:

  • Sacred Heart of Mary - 8:00am & we will have a procession & Mass at SHM Cemetery at 12noon for all those buried there.
  • Our Lady of Fatima - 8:15am
  • St. Rita - 10:00am


What's Happening at St. Rita's?

  • Sunday Masses: at 9am & 11:15am
  • Children's Liturgy of the Word: Sundays at 11:15am
  • Weekday Mass: Monday & Thursday at 12 noon
  • Sodality Sunday: mass & meeting every first Sunday at 9am
  • Coffee Hour: every Second Sunday, 10am to 11am at Rita's Café
  • Children's Mass & Social Hour: Last Sunday of the month
  • Bible Study: Thursdays, 6:30 at 6:30 in the Parish Center
  • Catholic With Questions Program: Tuesdays at 6:30pm
  • Adult Choir Practice: Wednesday at 6:30pm
  • Novena in Honor of Our Mother of Perpetual Help: Every Wednesday 5pm


Prayer Group

Meetings will be held on 1st Saturday of the Month at 11a.m. at St. Rita's Church .
Anyone interested can join.