Let us not grow tired of prayer; Confidence works Miracles.

No nos cansemos de la oración ; La confianza hace milagros .

 St. Theresa

Catholic Church

Founded in 1948

Anointing of the Sick:  Please inform the parish immediately in case of serious illness or when any of our parishioners are homebound or confined in a hospital.

Living Faith, Changing Lives, Making  a Difference


You are home!

Enter for a visit and forever...

Celebrate Life...

Find acceptance and a warm welcome at the Lord's table...

Experience the bonds of friendship with God and with others...

Celebrates God's love for You

Moved By Mercy

Sunday, January 21 & 22 we will be having a second collection.  As part of this New Evangelization, your generous donation will support our Diocese  Sanctity of Human Life Programs. The Respect Life and pastoral care  program addresses our Church’s call for
“ A vigorous affirmation of  the Value of
Human Life”  on issues including 
Chastity, Stem cell Research & Human
Cloning, capital Punishment, Abortion,
Physician Assisted Suicide &  Euthanasia and Natural Family  Planning.

Movidos por La Misericodia

Sabado 21 & 22 tendremos una  sagunda colecta. Como parte de la Nueva Evangelización, su generosa donación apoyara los esfuerzos de nuestos programas Diocesanos de  Santidad de la Vida Humana.
Ministerios Católicos del Respecto a la
Vida responde al llamado de nuestra Iglesia con “una vigorosa afirmación al Valor de la Vida Humana” en termas como la Castidad, la Investigación con Células Madres y la Clonación Humana, La Pena Capital, Aborto, Suicidio Asistido Médico, el Infanticidio el Amor Conyugal y el Regalo de la Vida. 

Filipino Community Acknowledgement

Many thanks to:

Very Rev. John Kavcak M.S.C.,  Principal 
Michael Keno of ST. Theresa School and the Pastoral Counsel Staff.  Also thanks to  Very Rev. David Foxen & Rev. Frank Natale of Our Lady  of Solitude and Our Lady of Guadalupe.  The Celebrant Very Rev. Daniel Macabio– Director of St. Christopher of Moreno Valley. Thanks to the Knights of  Columbus, the sponsors of the nine days of Simbang Gabi  Mass. The choir, the Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, Sacristans, Altar Servers, the Filipino Community,  leaders of the  of the Low Desert Vicariate, all parishioners , and volunteers. Our warmest  gratitude & appreciation to everyone who in one way or  another who contributed their time and talent in making this event a memorable & successful one.

Maraming Salamat Po At Manigong Bagong Taon 2017 

St. Theresa

Parish Office Closed! On Monday, January 16, the parish Office will be closed for Martin Luther King Day.

We will re-open Tuesday, January 17.

Happy Holiday! 

​2800 E Ramon Rd Palm Springs, Ca. 92264
Phone: 760-323-2669
Fax: 760-322-8581​​

Rev. John Kavcak, M.S.C.
This parish is staffed by the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart (M.S.C.) For more information check out the M.S.C. website:  


Deacon Pablo Benavides 

Blood Drive & Marrow Screening!

St. Theresa Parish-Knights of Columbus will be having a Blood Drive &    Marrow Screening

When: Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017
Time: 8:30 am—1:30pm 
Location: In the Parish Hall

For every lifesaving donation participants receive:

• Coupons for a free milkshake and four complimentary tacos, courtesy of Jack in the Box.

New Spanish Mass
We now have a Spanish Mass at 2pm on Sunday.

Misa en Domingo

Estaremas celebrando misa los domingas a las 2pm. 

EUCHARISTIC CELEBRATIONS/Celebraciones Eucharisticas
Saturday/Sabado:  5:00 pm (English) ~ 7:00 pm (Spanish/Español)
Sunday/Domingo:     8:00 am, 10:00 am and Noon
Weekday:  7:30 am in Daily Chapel and
                   7:30 am Saturday
Holy Days:  As Announced
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturdays at 3:30 pm

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament:  (in our Adoration Chapel) 8am-12pm

Parish Office Hours/ Horario de Oficina
Monday/Lunes: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday/ Martes - Friday/ Viernes: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lunch/Almuerzo: 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Adult Confirmation

The Adult Confirmation Program is for anyone who is 18 years old, not in high school, to adults who are looking to complete the Sacraments of Initiation. The first meeting will be January 31st at 7:00 pm in the St. Mary’s room next to the Office of Religious Education.

If you are interested in joining or gathering more information please give Erika Gonzalez a call for an application. 760-323-4351 ext 306.  

                                 Save The Date / Low Desert Vicariate Formation Day On Saturday Jan. 21, 2017
· Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion; Sacristans/ Altar Server Coordinators; Ministers for the sick; Lent/ Easter


Dia De Formacion Para El Vicariato Sabado Enero 21, 2017

Ministros Extraordinarios de la Communión;  Sacristans/Cordinador de Servidores del Altar; Visitar a Los Enfermos; Cuaresma/ Pascua

Call the church office to register/ Llame a la oficina de la iglesia para registrarse 760-323-2669 

Click on flyer below to print & register for event/ Haga click en la foto para imprimir y registrarse para el evento