Saint Teresa of Avila Catholic Church

Titusville, Florida

Scripture of the Day

Reading 1 Heb 10:1-10Brothers and sisters:Since the law has only a shadow of the good things to come, and not the very image of them, it can never make perfect those who come to worship by the same sacrifices that they offer continually each year.Otherwise, would not the sacrifices have ceased to be offered, since the worshipers, once cleansed, would no longer have had any consciousness of sins?But in those sacrifices there is only a yearly remembrance of sins, for it is impossible that the blood of bulls and goats take away sins.For this reason, when he came into the world, he said:Sacrifice and offering you did not desire,but a body you prepared for me;in burnt offerings and sin offerings you took no delight.Then I said, As is written of me in the scroll,Behold, I come to do your will, O God.First he says, Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings,you neither desired nor delighted in.These are offered according to the law.Then he says, Behold, I come to do your will.He takes away the first to establish the second.By this "will," we have been consecrated through the offering of the Body of Jesus Christ once for all.Responsorial Psalm Ps 40:2 and 4ab, 7-8a, 10, 11R. (8a and 9a) Here am I Lord; I come to do your will.I have waited, waited for the LORD,and he stooped toward me.And he put a new song into my mouth,a hymn to our God.R. Here am I Lord; I come to do your will.Sacrifice or oblation you wished not,but ears open to obedience you gave me.Burnt offerings or sin-offerings you sought not;then said I, "Behold I come."R. Here am I Lord; I come to do your will.I announced your justice in the vast assembly;I did not restrain my lips, as you, O LORD, know.R. Here am I Lord; I come to do your will.Your justice I kept not hid within my heart;your faithfulness and your salvation I have spoken of;I have made no secret of your kindness and your truthin the vast assembly.R. Here am I Lord; I come to do your will.Alleluia Mt 11:25R. Alleluia, alleluia.Blessed are you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth;you have revealed to little ones the mysteries of the Kingdom.R. Alleluia, alleluia.Gospel Mk 3:31-35The mother of Jesus and his brothers arrived at the house.Standing outside, they sent word to Jesus and called him.A crowd seated around him told him,"Your mother and your brothers and your sistersare outside asking for you."But he said to them in reply,"Who are my mother and my brothers?"And looking around at those seated in the circle he said,"Here are my mother and my brothers.For whoever does the will of Godis my brother and sister and mother."

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Tuesday
St. Teresa of Avila

7:00 AM & 8:30 AM

Confession 7:45 AM & 8:15 AM

Liturgy of the Hours (Morning Prayer)
8:10 AM

8:10am (before the 8:30 mass)

(unless no school on Fri.)

Recitation of the Rosary
9:00am

In the Chapel

Novena - Our Lady of Perpetual Help
After 8:30am Mass
Contemporary Choir Practice

Meets in the Church from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

Fellowship Group

Meet the 1st and 3rd week in Avila Hall at 7:00 pm.

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Welcome to St. Teresa of Avila

Saint Teresa's Church has been in existence since 1958. We have over 1800 families in our faith-filled community and is located on the Space Coast, directly across from Kennedy Space Center. We have a unique of multi-ethnic and multi-age congregation. This uniqueness has created a vibrant, supportive and involved parish community.

 

Saint Teresa's is an active parish with many different ministries, please visit the ministries page or call 321-268-3441 for more information. Please join us and spread the works of our Lord.

 

Save The Date

We are planning a 9-day Parish Trip to Canada next September, 2017. Let Sister Yvonne know if you are interested in going. We will be touring religious sites in Montreal, Quebec City,
Ottawa and Toronto. The trip starts on Sept. 13th. Look for more information in the weeks to come. Bookings 6 months before the trip receive $100 off the total price.

Catholic Schools Week January 29 - February 4

At St. Teresa School - Titusville, Fl., we believe that each student has the potential to grow in virtue and wisdom. Catholic schools are noted for their academic excellence and high moral standards. For more information about providing your child with a quality education implemented in a Christ-centered community, call the school office at 321-267-1643 or come visit the school during our  open house on January 31, 2017 from 9:00am-2:00pm.
 

Pope Francis Intentions

The Holy Father's Intentions for the Month of January 2017
Evangelization
That all Christians may be faithful to the Lord’s teaching by striving with prayer and fraternal charity to restore ecclesial communion and by collaborating to meet the challenges facing humanity.
 
  • Jan 26, 2017
    10:00 am - 3:45 pm
    We will have an all day Eucharistic Adoration today from 10am to 6:00pm in the Chapel. Please come and not leave our Lord in the Eucharist unattended during this time. There is a sign-up sheet on the table in the main church entrance. 
     
    There will be the Spanish Holy Hour and Exposition from 6 – 7:15 PM with week and all are invited.

     

Gift Shop

Gift shop hours  are every weekday from 9:00-4:00PM (except Tuesdays) and before & after each weekend Mass.

 

 

203 Ojibway Avenue

Titusville, Florida

(321) 268-3441

We are west of Village Inn on US1, which is South of Garden Street and North of Hwy 50.

MASS TIMES
Saturday - 8:30am and 5:00pm
Sunday - 7:30am, 9:30am and 11:30am
Weekdays - 7:00am and 8:30am

 

  • Pickelball At St. Teresa Catholic School Gym

    Jan 25, 2017, Feb 01, 2017

    Join us at St. Teresa Catholic School Gym for Pickleball. Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and racquetball. It is one of the fastest growing sports in the country. It's great... Read more

  • Cor Jesu Food Pantry

    Jan 29, 2017, Feb 05, 2017
    Our Food Pantry is in need of the following:
     ... Read more
  • Ministry to the Sick

    Jan 24, 2017

    A meeting for the Ministry to the Sick will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 in Avila Hall at 6:00 p.m. Anyone interested in this ministry is welcome to join us.

  • Parish Trip Meeting

    Feb 02, 2017

    There will be a meeting with the Tour Co. Thursday Feb. 2nd at 6:30 pm for those interested & to have questions answered.

  • Confirmation Preparation Session

    Feb 05, 2017

    Confirmation of 2017  will have a Rite of Welcome at the 9:30 a.m. Mass on February 5, 2017. Please be in the Narthex at 9:15 a.m. to process in as a group, and sit together.

  • First Communion Preparation

    Feb 06, 2017

    First Communion Preparation Session have began. Our Second Prep Session for First Reconciliation will be February 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. These prep sessions are required for making... Read more