Welcome to St. Richard’s Catholic Church, Emporia!

We welcome all visitors to come worship with us. Father Jong gives a special blessing to all who are traveling.


• Reconciliation, Sundays at 10:00 AM
• Anointing the Sick Upon Request


Schedule of Masses and Services

December 8         Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Mass at 10:30 am (holy day of obligation)

December 9         Parish Advent Reconciliation Service at 7:00 pm at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church

December 25       Christmas Day Mass at 10:30 am

December 26       The Feast of the Holy Family Mass at 10:30 am

January 1              Solemnity of the Motherhood of Mary (NOT a holy day of obligation, NO Mass scheduled)

January 2             Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord Mass at 10:30 am

There will be no Spanish Masses December 25 and January 1.

No habrá misas españolas el 25 de diciembre y el 1 de enero.

Returning to Mass

Please see the attachment from the Bishops of the Province of Baltimore and the Archdiocese of Washington concerning the lifting of General Dispensation from the Obligation to Attend Mass.