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to the St. Rita Shrine Chapel

Served by Augustinian Friars since 1907

Watch a Welcome Video from our Shrine Director, Fr. Tom McCarthy, O.S.A.

Event Schedule

Join us as we celebrate. Our monthly Novena Mass & Prayers take place the first Thursday of every month at 7:00pm central at the St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel and streaming live online. The opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation is also available starting at 6:00pm.


Parents and Grandparents, 

know someone receiving the Eucharist for the 1st time?  See the retreat information below.

Come to the Table: First Communion Retreat

Two Sessions: 

A) Saturday, March 25, 2023

B) Saturday, April 1, 2023

both from 9am to Noon

Watch our most recent Novena Mass here:

Anchor 1

Please join our e-mail list to be notified about Shrine events, celebrations, and ministries.

Visit the Shrine

Visit Virtually Online


Support the Shrine

Your support helps us make the Shrine a beautiful place to pray and visit.  Thank you for your prayerful support and contributions.

Important Links


Are you called to explore your vocation as an Augustinian? Find out here.

Midwest Augustinians

Visit the Augustinian's Midwest Province Website to learn more about the Province.

Light a Candle

Have a candle lit at the Shrine Chapel to memorialize your intentions.

Fr. Tom's Website

Visit Shrine Director Fr. Tom McCarthy, O.S.A.'s ministry website to learn more.

"Most Holy Sacred Heart of Jesus, help my heart to persevere in all that is Holy."

St. Rita of Cascia


A History of Prayer

Learn about the nine Shrines and the history of the Shrine Chapel with our interactive history page.


St. Rita of Cascia: Pray for Us

Please join our e-mail list to be notified about Shrine events, celebrations, and ministries.

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