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Situated in south central Louisiana, a short distance from the scenic Atchafalaya Basin, St. Rita Church is a faithful and faith-filled Catholic community called by God to live the message of Christ in love and service.

This is our home on the Internet. Here you'll find the latest news and information about our church. We hope you enjoy your visit and we encourage you to visit us often for updated information.

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Prayer after the Election

New Guidelines for Cremation Issued

The Prayer Intentions of Pope Francis:
Heavenly Father, as we celebrate the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity this month, we pray that all Christians may be faithful to the Lord's teaching on unity.

May we, with prayer and fraternal charity, strive to restore Christian unity and collaborate to meet the challenges facing humanity.

  > To read Pope Francis' apostolic 
  exhortation "On Love in the Family,"
  click here.
  > For information on the Come, 
  Lord Jesus!
program, click here.
  > Attend the Pre-Lenten Mission
  at St. Rita Church. For more   
  information, click here.


       St. Rita of Cascia
         Our Patroness

  Please pray for:

  – the victims of the recent
     flooding in our area
  – our newly-elected

  – an end to violence and
  – a greater respect for
     human life

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