Welcome to St. Theresa's Catholic Church

Theresa Parish invites you to explore our Catholic church community and ministries that serve Federal Way and Northeast Tacoma. St. Theresa's 

...invites all to follow Jesus Christ... and ...know the love of Jesus Christ...

...invita a todos a seguir a Jesucristo... y ...invita a todos a conocer el amor de Jesucristo...

Open the complete Vision/Visión and Mission/Misión statements and goals/objectivos 2020.

Open the online giving form

Christmas tree

Christmas Giving / Regalos de Navidad


Christmas giving at St. Theresa's is a little different this year with no Giving Tree, but  you can still assist our neighbors in need and share the joy of Christmas.

Open the flyer to see how to provide Christmas gifts for children, donations for gifts and food, and handcrafted Christmas cards (PDF).


Las donaciones navideñas en St. Theresa's son un poco diferentes este año sin árbol de donaciones, pero aún puede ayudar a nuestros vecinos necesitados y compartir la alegría de la Navidad.
Abra el volante para ver cómo proporcionar regalos de Navidad a los niños, donaciones para regalos y comida y tarjetas de Navidad hechas a mano (PDF).

Advent Retreat Online


Tuesday December 1, 7 PM, On Facebook


Please join Fr. Jay for an online Advent Retreat to prepare for the coming of our Lord Jesus. In these trying and unknown times, this retreat is an opportunity to relax, pray, and meditate on the true meaning of Christmas. Thank you, Fr. Jay, for your leadership, compassion, and willingness to lead us as a parish through this special time.

Advent Hope Peace Joy Love

AOS banner celebrate2


Pastoral Letter from Archbishop Etienne:  English/Inglés    Spanish/Español          Flyer with more information



Let’s keep in touch! Get updates via email or text. There are two easy ways to connect (PDF).

Nos gustaría conectar con usted! Hay 2 maneras fáciles de conectar (PDF).

Sign Up for Mass / Registrarse para misa

If you'd like to attend Mass in person, sign up using Flocknote Signups. Open Mass Times and sign up for the Mass you want to attend. How to sign up for a place at Mass or events (PDF).

Si desea asistir a misa en persona, regístrese usando Flocknote Signups. Abra Mass Times e inscríbase en la misa a la que desea asistir. Cómo reservar su lugar a misa o eventos (PDF).

Mass Live-Streamed On Facebook

You can engage in the Mass with Father Jay and Father Gilberto online.

Masses are live-streamed on Facebook. How to log in to Facebook for Mass.

Las misas se transmiten en vivo en Facebook. Cómo iniciar sesión en Facebook para misa  (PDF)

Priest at alter

Blessed Sacrament


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Online only. Live-streamed in English on Facebook every Friday 10 AM-11 AM.  How to participate.

Solo en líneal. Transmisión en vivo en español en Facebook todos los martes de 6 PM a 6:45 PM.  Como participar.

Praying hands

Church Open for Private Prayer / Iglesia Abierta Para Oración Privada

St. Theresa Church is open for private prayer Wednesday 10 AM-Noon.

La Iglesia de Santa Teresa está abierta para oración privada los miércoles de 10 a.m.- mediodía.

Parish Stewardship / Mayordomía parroquial

 Learn about parish stewardship at St. Theresa's and the many methods of giving.

Aprenda sobre la corresponsabilidad parroquial en St. Theresa's y los muchos métodos de donación.       

Link to donate online or with mobile device

Annual Catholic Appeal 2020 / Petición Católica Anual

Learn about the Annual Catholic Appeal at St. Theresa Parish.

Aprenda sobre la Campaña Católica Anual en la Parroquia St. Theresa.


ACA 2020 button to donation site


New to the Parish?

Registration form and information

Forma de Registración


Safe Environment
Commitment and Volunteer instructions


Giving time, talent, and treasure

Archdiocesan Planning Study Report


Becoming Catholic
For more information about becoming
Catholic or reconnecting with the
Catholic Church, please contact the
Parish Office at 253-838-5924.


Office of the Archbishop

Letter on Unity (November 2020): English  Español

Letter to Address Racism (June 2020)

Statement on DACA (June 2020)

Prayers for Workers

Protect and Heal

Catholic Bishop Abuse Reporting Service



Archdiocese of Seattle

Faith Formation / Education / Enrichment

Community Ministries