Parish News

Advent Giving Tree

The Advent Giving Tree is now up next to the altar for anyone who would like to take a tag and buy a gift for someone in need this holiday season. Unwrapped gifts should be brought to the Church during Mass the weekend of December 10-11. If you're in a position to help, please consider taking part … [Read More...]

Parish News

Christmas Eve Family Mass

Mass: Saturday, December 24 at 6pm Rehearsal: Tuesday, December 20 at 6pm in the Church Children ages 5 and above are invited to participate in the Christmas Eve Family Mass. As we prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus, the children will dress up like people from the very first Christmas. They … [Read More...]

“Star Council” Award

The Knights of Columbus, Saint Rita Council #14664 of Hamden, CT has earned the distinction of "Star Council" for the fraternal year 2015-2016.This is the eighth consecutive annual award presented to the council; one for each year of the council's existence. The award recognizes overall … [Read More...]

Parish News

Annual Family Gift

As outlined in my letter to you this week, the Church of Saint Rita is beginning its fall Annual Family Gift Appeal. It is with God's love in our hearts that I asked every "able" parish household to consider a sacrificial gift/pledge commitment of $100. Pledges can be fulfilled by mail or via the … [Read More...]

St. Rita Cookbook

We invite the entire parish to participate in the creation of a cookbook. It will allow us to share the wonderful recipes of our great cooks! Recipe forms can be returned in the baskets at the side and front entrances, or emailed to Jackie. We want everyone to be as excited about this project as we … [Read More...]

News & Notes from St. Rita School

News & Notes: May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Sr. Anne sends you her thanks for your kind thoughts, deeds and prayers as she recovers from her recent surgery. She will remain out until the end of the school year and Mrs. Dinehart will continue to cover … [Read More…]

News & Notes: April 12, 2016

April 12, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Included in the last New & Notes was a detailed list of all upcoming events which we will update regularly and post to our website. Please view the list below and note that any new events (that have … [Read More…]

News & Notes: March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 Dear St. Rita Parents, Happy Easter! The celebration of Our Lord’s Resurrection continues in the Church for eight days, called the Octave of Easter. Each day of the Octave is ranked as a Solemnity in the Church’s liturgical … [Read More…]