April 10 - 12 (6:30-8:30pm), Evangelization
Workshop, "Becoming a Missionary Disciple"
with Mr. Alex Kubic of the Diocese of Birmingham.
- The Ladies Auxiliary of St. Theresa parish is offering
a $500 scholarship to any parish member currently in or entering
college or other advanced educational facility. Applicants should
send resume showing: GPA, school, church and community activities,
and letters of recommendation from Fr. Bean and one other person.
Scholarship will be awarded in early June.
E-mail Notice - The weekly bulletin is published on this
web site - usually on the Friday or Saturday before the weekend
masses. If you would like to receive an e-mail with a direct
link to the bulletin after it has been published, send your Name
and E-mail address using the links provided on the Forms
Fraternus - A Cathtion for boys, their
fathers, and other spiritual men with a desire to mentor boys
in virtue; and in learning how to live a true Christian life.
Click here for more information and
how to join the Birmingham chapter based at St. Paul Cathedral.
1 is mandated for any adult who “works with minors on a
regular basis or has a reasonable chance of being alone with a
minor.” The seminar schedule is updated on a regular basis (click
here for the Diocese web site and click on "Child and
Youth Protection Information). Please note that advanced
sign-up for each workshop is a must. Contact the Office for Youth
for more information call 838-8301 or
Formed.org - Our
Parish is subscribed to this exciting new online platform to receive
informative teaching about the Catholic faith from renowned speakers.
This platform can be used on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
Go to theFormed.org website and enter our Parish Code on the homepage:
"QHGBQM" and create a personal account with your user
name, e-mail, and password. Start enjoying the best Catholic content
on demand. Questions - contact Theresa Brown (577-7723).
Text Updates - Ocassionally
we send announcements or reminders of events happening at our
Parish. If you would like to be sent these announcements to your
smart phone, simply text "ADD" to 84576. You will only
receive announcements for those events that are relevant to you.
For instance, if there is an upcoming Youth Meeting, and you are
not a youth or parent of a youth, you will not receive the announcement.
Check the bulletin
for specific topics, changes in venue, and other details
Sundays - RCIA /
Adult Formation - 9:00 am in the Parish Life
Center. The text for this year's class is "Catholicism
for Dummies" by Rev. John Trigilio. You may purchase
a copy at a bookstore; or at the first meeting for $15.00.
Fr. Bean is the instructor. Everyone is welcome!
Tuesdays - Legion of Mary - following the
9:00 am Daily Mass in the Parish Hall Meeting Room. We are
pleased to annonce that we are now an official Praesidium
(permanent members) at St. Theresa. The "Terror of
Demons Praesidium" are called to serve our fellow Parishioners.
with Fr. Bean as our Spiritual Leader. If you feel you are
being called to serve, then the Legion of Mary is the perfect
group for you. Click here or
call the Parish office for more information "The harvest
is plentiful but the workers are few."
am - 11:30 am - Lecture
Series with Fr. Bean in the Parish Hall.
- 6:00 pm - Holy Hour
of Ecuharistic Adoration
Fridays - Holy
Hour of Eucharistic Adoration
- following the 9 am Mass
Fridays (except during Lent) - 1st
and 3rd only - BINGO! - Purchase cards at 5:30 pm,
Games start at 6:00 pm in the Parish Hall, sponsored by
the Knights of Columbus. SIX GAMES will be played. Snacks
and refreshments for sale. No alcohol permitted. Must
be 18 or older to play per city ordinance. Proceeds
to benefit the Parish Life Center building fund.
Bishops' Letter Regarding
HHS Contraception Ruling - Click
for the letter regarding Religious Liberty from Alabama's
two Diocese (Birmingham and Mobile). Also see the UCCB
If you have blessed palms from past years, you may bring them
to church for us to dispose of. You may also dispose of
them in a natural way - - such as burning or cutting into small
pieces and burying in your garden. For those who would like
to fold their new palms into a cross -
for information about our building campaign... and click
Here to see pictures of the construction progress!
Baker blesses the new Parish Life Center