Prayer Times

Prayer Times 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.

November 2019 – January 2020 Mass Schedule

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 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.


November 15 – December 5: Fr. Joe Corpora


December 18 – January 7, 2020: Fr. Thomas Davis


Christmas Mass Schedule:

  • Christmas Eve–12:00 Midnight Mass
  • Wednesday, Dec 25, Christmas Day–8:00 a.m. Mass
  • Wednesday, Jan 1, New Year’s Day 2020–8:00 a.m. Mass


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.