How do I register with St. Rita Parish?
Registration at St. Rita is as easy as filling out our St Rita’s Registration form here…
If you prefer, you can fill a registration card which is available in the parish office. You can also contact the parish office at (352) 567-2894 and ask us to mail you one. Simply fill out the registration card, return it and wait to receive a packet from us in the mail.
How do I have my baby baptized?
In order to have your baby baptized at St. Rita, you must be a registered parishioner or have a letter of permission from the Church in which you are registered. You will be required to sign up for and attend a Baptismal Preparation class. If you have attended a class within the last two years, you will not have to attend one again. You may schedule your baby’s Baptism for any time after the meeting.
What are the requirements for getting married?
In order to be married at St. Rita, you (or your family) should be a registered parishioner. The parish office should be contacted at least six months prior to the date you are requesting for your wedding. At that time, a questionnaire will be completed and then the prenuptial process will begin. A couple is required to meet with a priest, deacon or pastoral associate three times and attend a Pre-Cana Conference. All requirements will be discussed at the first meeting.
Where do I drop off food and clothing?
Food can be dropped off at the Parish Office at the times listed below.
Clothing donations ?
How do I get into the RCIA program?
The Rites of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA) program is a process of education that hopes to answer questions, teach basic doctrine and welcome people into the St. Rita parish community.
How do I go about having a priest come and visit my sick family member?
In order to have a priest come to your home or the hospital, call Father ? at (xxx) xxx-xxxx or contact the parish office at (352) 567-2894. St. Rita Ministers of Care are also happy to bring Communion to any sick or housebound family members on a regular basis.