Welcome to our website!

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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Lenten Video Series

Wednesdays: March 8, 15, 22, 29 - 6:30 p.m. - in Dion Hall

March 22: What Catholics Believe About the Church

In this video, questions are presented in a multiple-choice, true-or-false, or yes-or-no format to involve and inform you. This is a down-to-earth and understandable way to learn about the Catholic Church.

For more information, please call 337-394-4679 or email



The Prayer Intention of Pope Francis for Lent:
Dear Lord Jesus, during this season of Lent, we pray
for persecuted Christians throughout the world. May all Christians who are suffering on account of their faith experience the spiritual and material support of the
whole Church.

  > For the Holy Week and Easter

     Schedule, click here.  

  > For information on the Come, 
     Lord Jesus!
program, click here.


       St. Rita of Cascia
         Our Patroness

  Please pray for:

  a spiritually beneficial

     Lenten season
   our elected officials

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

  Daily Catholic Question

  Saint of the Day

  Minute Meditations