St. Rita Church

St. Rita Church

Year Established: 1940

Address: Church Location: 4401 Bayou Rapides Rd, Alexandria LA
Mailing Address: Office Location: 3822 Bayou Rapides Rd, Alexandria LA 71303
Phone: (318) 445-7120
Fax: (318) 448-0704
Office Hours: Monday-Thursday
7:30 am – 3:00 pm
Closed Friday

Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil: 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 11:00 am, 5:30 pm
Spanish Mass: Sunday 12:30 pm
Weekdays: Monday-Friday 8:00 am
Holy Days: Vigil, 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm
Feast Day, 7:15 am, 8:00 am, 12:05 pm, 6:00 pm
Nursing Home Mass: Lexington House, Tuesday 10:00 am
Confession: Saturday, 3:00-3:55 pm
and 15 minutes before all Masses or anytime by appointment


Perpetual Adoration: Come to parish office for combination
Stations of the Cross: Fridays during Lent, 2:00 pm and 5:30 pm


Rev. Anthony Dharmaraj, MSFS

Rev. David Braquet
Sacramental Assistance

Rev. Daniel Hart
Parochial Vicar

Melva Villard
Director of Music and Liturgical MInistries

Etta Ohrt
Director of Finance & Personnel

Maxwell Moreau
Director of Buildings

Debbie Brown
Parish Manager

Courtney Brinkman
Director of Youth Religious Education

Julie DeKeyzer
Pastoral Associate of Evangelization, Liturgy and Youth

Janet Opdenhoff
Director of Confirmation Formation