Church of Saint Teresa

50-20 45th Street, Woodside NY 11377 Tel. 784-2123 fax 706-6797


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    We need Mary.
    Somehow when you think about the peasant girl with a child in her arms in a cave in Bethlehem, or the frightened young mother looking for her lost 12-year-old son, or the widowed mother struggling to understand the things her son is saying and doing, or the tearful mother who watches her only son die in the prime of are in touch with someone who is one of us, who loves God dearly and is dearly loved by God despite all that may seem otherwise. Religion is no longer an abstraction, and goodness is no longer impossible when you think of Mary as one of us.
    More and more Catholics are coming back to Mary.
    Perhaps Vatican II has helped us go through what youngsters must go through as they reach maturity. We are learning to have an adult, rather than a small child relationship to our Mother. Only that kind of relationship does justice to this strong woman who is Mary.


    Members of the St. Teresa Parish Council are reminded of the gathering in the rectory on Monday, May 22nd at 7:15 pm.


    The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul here in St. Teresa church is sponsoring a Food Drive to fill our Food Pantry and help those in need from our parish. On the last Sunday of each month, please bring to the church any of the following items: cereal, rice, oil, pastas, sugar, tomato sauce, juices, beans, tuna, soup, canned vegetables and peanut butter. Sunday, May 28th.


    Thursday, May 25th is the Solemnity of the Lord's Ascension, a holy day of obligation. Masses will be on Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm Spanish and on Thursday morning at 8 am and 12 noon in English and 7:30 pm (Thursday) bilingual.


    The rectory office will be closed Monday, May 29th in honor of Memorial Day. Mass will be celebrated at 8 am in church.

  • Choir Concert Spring 2015 Video
    To access the video click on the following link: !Video Gallery!

  • Saint Teresa Photo Gallery
    Saint Teresa now has a photo gallery of the events held throughout the year. To access the gallery click on the following link: !Photo Gallery!


Events of the Week

  • Sunday
    Cursillo - Auditorium 11:30 a.m.

  • Monday
    Toddlers - Auditorium 10:00 a.m.
    Parish Council - Rectory 7:15 p.m.

  • Tuesday
    Food Pantry - Parish Center 6:00 p.m.
    Conoces Tu Fe - Centro Parroquial 7:30 p.m.
    Adult Choir - Church 7:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday
    English Bible Study - Parish Center 8:30 a.m.

  • Thursday
    Group Carismatico - Auditorium 7:30: p.m.

  • Friday
    Children's Choir - Church 3:30 p.m.
    Cub Scouts - Auditorium 6:00 p.m.
    Boys Scouts - Auditorium 7:00 p.m.
    Youth Group - Auditorium K - 7:30 p.m.

  • Saturday
    Religious Education Class 9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.