Prayer Times

Schedule for the Eucharist and the Divine Office at Santa Rita Abbey

The public is welcome to attend any of our services–Mass or the Divine Office–in the Santa Rita Abbey church.

January 8 – late March, 2020

Ash Wednesday, February 26

Ash Wednesday Mass at 7:30 a.m. with distribution of ashes.

Sunday Masses at 8:00 a.m.

Fr. Eddie Fronske from San Xavier Mission celebrates Sunday Mass in our chapel each week.

Weekday Masses

We do not have a regular resident chaplain at this time. During the week we celebrate a simple Scripture and Communion Service in our chapel at 7:30 a.m. Occasionally we have visiting priests who kindly offer the Eucharist in our chapel during their stay. Below are the dates for some of the visiting priests.

Visiting priests in 2020

January 25 – Feb 2: Fr. Cassian

Feb 19 – 24: Fr. Charlie

Feb 20 – 28: Fr. Olaf

March 28 – April 19: Fr. Thomas


When we have a resident chaplain:

Monday-Saturday 7:30 a.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m.

When we do not have a resident chaplain, 

we celebrate a Scripture and Communion Service

Monday through Saturday at 7:30 a.m. 

On Sundays, a Franciscan priest offers Mass in our chapel

at 8:00 a.m. each week.

Please join us in praying for more vocations to the priesthood!


in the monastic church

3:15 a.m. Vigils
7:00 a.m. Lauds
7:30 a.m. Mass or Scripture & Communion Service
12:00 noon Midday Prayer
5:20 p.m. Vespers
6:00 p.m. Compline

On Sundays:
Tierce & Mass begin at 8:00 a.m.
Vespers is at 5:00 p.m.