Welcome to the Saint Theresa of Avila Parish

We are a Roman Catholic Parish of the Archdiocese of Boston.

Administrator's Welcome

Welcome to the St. Theresa of Avila Parish webpage. 

Sincerely,

Father John Connolly

 

 

 

 

The Church

Saint Theresa of Avila - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

The Altar

Alter - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

Church Pavilion

Pavilion - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

Choir

Saint Theresa of Avila Choir - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

The Chapel

Chapel - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

The Sacristy

Sacristy - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA

 

 

Parish News

 

COME TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR OF OUR CHURCH - 10/03/2018

Please take a minute to tour our beautiful church with the virtual tours you see above.

LETS BE A RAINBOW AT ST THERESA SCHOOL - 11/18/2018

PLEASE TAKE A MINUTE TO VIEW THE ATTACHED VIDEO OF AN AMAZING VIDEO OF THE ENTIRE SCHOOL COMMUNITY COMING TOGETHER TO PAINT A BEAUTIFUL RAINBOW. Read more

THE FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION - 08/15/2019

Feast of the Assumption Holy Day of Obligation Thursday, August 15, is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day of Obligation. The Mass schedule for the Holy Day is as follows: Wednesday, August 14: 4:30 P.M. Thursday, August 15 6:45 A.M., 9:30 A.M., 7:30 P.M.

RECTORY SUMMER HOURS - 07/07/2019

The Rectory will be closed on Fridays during the summer beginning Friday, July 5 -Friday, August 30.

PARISH BAPTISMS - 07/09/2019

Parish Baptisms During the month of June, we had 6 Baptisms here at Saint Theresa’s. Those who were Baptized are as follows: Delilah Rose Asuncion Lucas Terrence D’Eugenio Valentina Rose Goldman Ariana Gonzalex Ava Isabelle Gonzalez Merritt Malcolm Rokos May the Lord, Who has begun a good work in them, bring it to completion in their homes and families.

ST THERESA'S TRAVELERS - 08/10/2019

CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY Essex, Connecticut WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21 Join us today as we travel back in time to historic Essex, Connecticut a charming seaport village still looking much the way it was during its shipbuilding prosperity of the early 1800’s, lovely old sea captain’s homes line its Main Street. Luncheon will be included at the historic 1776 Griswold Inn in one of its 5 charming dining rooms, each telling its own story of Essex history; then we’re off on a two and one-half hour excursion aboard a restored vintage rail car followed by a cruise on a multi-deck riverboat through the natural beauty of the Connecticut River Valley. TOUR INCLUDES: Complete luncheon at the historic Griswold Inn in Essex, Connecticut (11:30am) Two and one-half hour excursion aboard the Connecticut River Valley Railroad’s Essex Steam Train and Riverboat (2:00pm – 4:30pm) Deluxe Yankee Line motorcoach transportation PRICE: $124.00 PER PERSON – Due On Or Before August 10, 2019. Make Checks Payable to: Yankee Line FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Marie Fox (617) 323-3558 DEPARTURES: 9:30AM—St. Theresa’s (in front of the church), West Roxbury, MA (Returns approx. 7:00pm) To Sign Up/Complete & Return To: Marie Fox, 446 Belgrade Ave., Apt. #404, West Roxbury, MA 02132

THE CATHOLIC APPEAL THANK YOU - 08/10/2019

Thanks to the great generosity of our parishioners, Saint Theresa Parish has met our assigned goal of $90,365 for the 2019 Catholic Appeal for the Archdiocese of Boston. I am most grateful to everyone who contributed to this Appeal for their kindness and their understanding of how the Appeal helps people throughout the Archdiocese. I am especially grateful to a very generous parishioner who helped in a very significant way to push us over the top!! Reverend John J. Connolly, Jr. Administrator Read more

CATHOLIC CHARITIES FOOD PANTRY - 06/21/2019

You can bring your contributions to the rectory M-F 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. On the weekends, please leave your donations in the Pavilion. I am most grateful for your generous response to this appeal for food Father John Connolly Parish Asministrator

 

 

   
 

Mass Times

DAILY

MONDAY—FRIDAY: 6:45 A.M. 4:30 P.M.

DAILY SATURDAY: 8:30 A.M.

SATURDAY VIGIL: 4:30 P.M.

SUNDAY 8:00 A.M., 10:00 A.M., 12:00N

HOLY DAY VIGIL AS ANNOUNCED HOLY DAYS AS ANNOUNCED

CONFESSIONS :

SATURDAYS 3:15-4:15 P.M.

THURSDAYS BEFORE FIRST FRIDAY 4:45 P.M. 

 

Feast of the Assumption Holy Day of Obligation

Thursday, August 15, is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day of Obligation. The Mass schedule for the Holy Day is as follows:

Wednesday, August 14: 4:30 P.M. Thursday, August 15 6:45 A.M., 9:30 A.M., 7:30 P.M.

RECTORY SUMMER HOURS:

The Rectory will be closed on Fridays during the summer beginning Friday, July 5 -Friday, August 30. 

 

Upcoming Mass  Schedule

 

PLEASE NOTE THE NEW MASS TIMES BEGINNING JULY 2019

CELEBRANTS SCHEDULE


SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

4:30 P.M.-FR. DAVISON

SUNDAY, AUGUST 4
8:00 A.M.-FR. BRADFORD
10:00 A.M.-FR. NOLAN
12:00 N-FR. DAVISON

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10
4:30 P.M.-FR. NOLAN

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11
8:00 A.M.-FR. DAVISON
10:00 A.M.-FR. MACDONALD
12:00 N-FR. NOLAN

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17
4:30 P.M.-FR. KENNEY MASS FOR LIFE

SUNDAY, AUGUST 18
8:00 A.M.-FR. DAVISON
10:00 A.M.-FR. CONNOLLY
12:00 N-FR. MACDONALD

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24
4:30 P.M.-FR. DAVISON

SUNDAY, AUGUST 25
8:00 A.M.-FR. MACDONALD
10:00 A.M.-FR. DAVISON
12:00 N-FR. CONNOLLY

SATURDAY, AUGUST 31

4:30 P.M.-FR. CONNOLLY  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

8:00 A.M.-FR. CONNOLLY

10:00 A.M.-FR. DAVISON

12:00 N-FR. MACDONALD

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