37-39 Benfer Rd, Victoria Point QLD 4165
Telephone: (07)3207-9177
Parish Office Hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am – 1:00pm
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Mass Times

Saturday 5pm
Sunday 7am
Sunday 9am
Sunday 6pm
Other Liturgy Times

Parish Priest & Staff

  • Parish Priest: Fr Joseph Vattaparambil CMI
  • Parish Secretary: Meagan Ladewig
  • Finance Secretary: Beverley Van Schie
St Rita 02 Church Chapel St Rita 01 memorial Bell

The Archdiocese of Brisbane holds that children, young people and vulnerable adults are a gift from God with an intrinsic right to dignity of life, respect and security from physical and emotional harm. They are to be treasured, nurtured and safeguarded by all.
This policy applies to Clergy, Religious, Staff, Parishioners, Volunteers, students on placement and Visitors to our sites.
The following link has more information including Policy documents and a message from Archbishop Mark Coleridge-

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ Year C read...
17 Jun 2019 06:11

First Reading Genesis 14; 18-20 A reading from the book of Genesis Melchizedek brought bread and wine. Melchizedek king of Salem brought bread and wine; he was a priest of God Most High. He pronounced this blessing: 'Blessed be Abraham by God Most High, creator of heaven and earth, and blessed [ ... ]

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Father Joseph's Farewell Dinner😥
12 Jun 2019 02:31

The farewell dinner is for Fr Joseph who is being transferred to Daisy Hill Parish It is a Pot Luck Dinner in the Unitas Centre on 22nd June. Those who are coming will need to notify the office and advise what food they will bring. Although people are bringing food we need to know how many peop [ ... ]

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09 Jun 2019 01:05

First Reading Proverbs 8:22-31 A reading from the book of Proverbs Wisdom was born before the earth was made. The Wisdom of God cries aloud: The Lord created me when his purpose first unfolded, before the oldest of his works. From everlasting I was firmly set, from the beginning, before eart [ ... ]

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Pentecost Year C readings
08 Jun 2019 22:15

First Reading Acts 2:1-11 A reading from the Acts of the Apostles They were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak different languages. When Pentecost day came round, the apostles had all met in one room, when suddenly they heard what sounded like a powerful wind from heaven, the no [ ... ]

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The Ascension of the Lord Year C readings
28 May 2019 01:20

First Reading: Acts 1:1-11 A reading from the Acts of the Apostles Why are you standing here looking into the sky? Jesus has been taken into heaven. In my earlier work, Theophilus, I dealt with everything Jesus had done and taught from the beginning until the day he gave his instructions to the  [ ... ]

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6th Sunday in Year C Readings
22 May 2019 01:16

1st Reading  Acts 15:1-2, 22-29 A reading from the Acts of the Apostles It has been decided by the Holy Spirit and ourselves not to burden you beyond what is essential. Some men came down from Judaea and taught the brothers, 'Unless you have yourselves circumcised in the tradition of Moses you  [ ... ]

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5th Sunday in Easter Year C readings
13 May 2019 01:11

1st Reading A reading from the Acts of the Apostles They assembled the church and gave an account of all that God had done with them. Paul and Barnabas went back through Lystra and Iconium to Antioch. They put fresh heart into the disciples, encouraging them to persevere in the faith. 'We all hav [ ... ]

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St Rita's Men's Social Coffee, Chat & Cake
09 May 2019 03:03St Rita's Men's Social Coffee, Chat & Cake

St Rita’s Men’s Social group session 26 April 2019 – Coffee, Chat and Cake – Reflecting on the ANZAC spirit – 11 men participated in a wide-ranging discussion, spending an enjoyable time together.

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St Rita's Parish Thank You Lunch
07 May 2019 03:05St Rita's Parish Thank You Lunch

Thank You to You Fr Joseph and the PPC invite you to a lunch to thank
you for volunteering in St Rita’s Parish in 2018-2019 Date:          Sunday, 9 June, 2019
Time:         12:00 noon
Where:       UNITAS Centre @ St Rita’s School
Dress:        Smart Casual
Alcohol:      BYO  [ ... ]

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Men's Group Show & Tell
26 Apr 2019 21:55Men's Group Show & Tell

St Rita’s Men’s Social group session 21 March 2019 – Show and Tell of Crafts and Hobbies – 13 men turned up and witnessed six presentations of a variety of pursuits and pastimes – lots of discussions and questions.

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St Rita’s Bus Trips
24 Apr 2019 00:30St Rita’s Bus Trips

In 2018, St Rita’s Parish Pastoral Council recommenced organising day trips for parishioners and their friends’ enjoyment, and to encourage and strengthen community ties.   A planning committee chooses venues around South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales approximately three times  [ ... ]

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Easter Mass Times
11 Apr 2019 21:55Easter Mass Times

                                                                                                       Passion (Palm) Sunday 5 pm Vigil Mass: 13th April Sunday Masses 14th April 7am, 9 am & 6pm   2nd Rite of Reconciliation With Father J [ ... ]

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Confirmation Sacramental Program 2019
10 Apr 2019 11:42

Parent Information Session:
When: Wednesday 17th July 2019 Time:  6:00 – 7:00pm Where: St. Rita’s Catholic Church The Sacrament of Confirmation is for children who have been baptised and are in Year 3 or older. For Enquiries – please contact the Sacramental Coordinator:  This email a [ ... ]

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Prayer & Praise Group
10 Apr 2019 11:33

PRAISE and PRAYER GROUP in St. Rita’s Chapel Meets weekly at 7 pm on Tuesdays (finishing at 8.30pm, followed by supper)     PRAYERS in St. Rita’s Chapel ROSARY: Monday 9:30am:  Pro Life Rosary in the Chapel (after 9am Mass)
Starts with Novena to Our Lady to help stop abortion,  [ ... ]

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Mass & Liturgy Times
10 Apr 2019 11:31

SUNDAY MASSES and LITURGIES Saint Rita’s Church Saturday Vigil: 5:00 pm Sunday: 7:00 am Sunday: 9:00 am Sunday: 6:00 pm RECONCILIATION
Saint Rita’s Church Saturday: 4:00 to 4:30 pm or by appointment with Parish Priest BAY ISLAND MASS CENTRES Coochiemudlo Island Community Hall  [ ... ]

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Father Joseph's Fairwell Dinner

Sat 22 Jun 2019 at 6:30 pm
The farewell dinner is for Fr Joseph who is being transferred to Daisy Hill Parish on29 th June....
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