Browsing the March 2020 archive of Blog

Televised Masses and How to Make a Spiritual Communion (English)

Posted by joan smith on 3/20/20


CatholicTV Offers DAILY Online Mass during the COVID-19 Pandemic On Friday, March 13, The CatholicTV Network launched a new, simplified website where viewers can easily watch daily Masses from the CatholicTV chapel.    - Mass in English every day from Sunday to Friday   - Mass in ... Read More »

App for Online Giving or us the link Above

Posted by joan smith on 3/19/20

Supporting your church’s mission in just 3 steps Let members and guests express their generosity in the moment – right from the palm of their hand. All they need to do is... Download the App Find your church Give! And best of all, the mobile app is included with ... Read More »

Faith Formation Update

Posted by joan smith on 3/18/20

Hello Everyone:   I hope this note finds you and your family well.  These are certainly some challenging times.  With Mass and faith formation being temporally canceled Father and I wanted to send you some information so your sons and daughters can keep up on their faith formation.   ... Read More »

Diocese of Providence - Gift Card Progam for out of work individuals

Posted by joan smith on 3/18/20



March 17, 2020

(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) - The Diocese of Providence has announced today that Bishop Thomas J. Tobin has authorized the Catholic Social Services of RI to distribute Stop and Shop gift cards to those individuals who are temporarily out of work due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  ... Read More »

Letter from Fr. Gaffney

Posted by joan smith on 3/16/20

Monday, March 16, 2020


Dear parishioners,

These are indeed challenging days for all of us. Firstly, please join me in praying for the recovery of all those who have the Coronavirus. Please pray for those in the scientific and medical communities who are working to bring about new ... Read More »

All Masses, Chapel, & Meetings

Posted by joan smith on 3/16/20





St. Timothy's Church will not be opened for individual visit until further notice. 


See Notice below from Father Gaffney.

St. Timothy/St. Rita

Health Alert.

On Tuesday, March 10th Fr. Gaffney assisted with First Penance at ... Read More »

Statement from Bishop

Posted by joan smith on 3/16/20





Statement of Bishop Thomas Tobin Regarding the Suspension of

Public Masses in the Diocese of Providence



In light of the growing coronavirus crisis in Rhode Island, in response to the request of public officials, and upon the recommendation of health ... Read More »

Daily Mass, Chapel, and Meetings Cancelled

Posted by joan smith on 3/16/20

Daily Mass

Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday at St. Rita's - Cancelled

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at St. Timothy's - Cancelled


Adoration Chapel is closed.


All meetings are cancelled.

Weekend Masses and Communion Services Cancelled Daily Mass also cancelled.

Posted by joan smith on 3/14/20

All Masses/ Communion Services at both St. Timothy's and St. Rita's have been cancelled. Daily Mass at 8 a.m. at both parishes Monday thru Saturday at 8 a.m. are cancelled