STATIONS OF THE CROSS
FRIDAYS IN LENT AT 6 p.m. AT ST. THERESA CHURCH, KEKAHA
VA Pacific Islands Health Care System
Thursday & Friday, March 30-31 from 8a-4p
Veterans with health issues, whether service connected or not, should attend. You may be entitled to services that you may not have been aware of. Learn more…click on the ‘VA outreach flyer’ below…VA outreach flyer
Pearson Place (Pregnancy Resource Center)
You had plans…pregnancy wasn’t one of them.
For confidential help, call the Pearson Foundation of Hawaii, Inc. at 808-942-0328 office hours or 808-319-5489 24 hr. hotline
An unplanned pregnancy can be a very difficult thing to deal with on your own, if you find yourself in this situation, we urge you to contact us for a free pregnancy test and confidential counseling. We’re here to help ©
Public Square Rosary, Oct. 15 2022
Rosary Walk for Peace, Oct. 23, 2022
Prayer from Pope Francis on March 25, 2022 consecrating Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Act of Consecration 3.25.22
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Live-streamed Masses available at http://www.catholichawaii.org
Sunday offerings & donations may be mailed directly St. Theresa Parish Office, P.O. Box 159, Kekaha, HI 96752
Options for Mass
EWTN (channel 30, 408,1408) with Sunday & Daily Mass at 1:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m., Rosary 9:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. or KUPU (channel 56 or 1056) with Sunday Mass at 10:00 a.m. & and Rosary 12:30 p.m.
Also, on YouTube, The Catholic TV Network has daily and Sunday Masses available
Please continue to pray our Stewardship Prayer and the Diocesan Prayer for Vocations…
St. Theresa School celebrated Catholic Schools Week beginning on Sunday, Jan. 26 through Friday, Jan. 31…starting off with the STS Family Mass. Pictured are Fr. Edwin D. Conselva, M.S., Pastor, Principal Wendy Castillo, and Mrs. Charlene Lazaro, STS teacher, along with some of our happy learners! Mahalo to our parish school for keeping Catholic education alive and well on the westside of Kauai!
Photos from daily Mass on Fr. Edwin’s 5 year anniversary, January 3, 2020
CELEBRATING FR. EDWIN ON PRIESTHOOD SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2019
Fr. Rico Bernadez with some of our 5 p.m. parishioners on Saturday, Oct. 19. We thank Fr. Rico for filling in for our Pastor, Fr. Edwin D. Conselva, M.S. who was on retreat in the Philippines. Aloha, and salamat po, Fr. Rico!
A BIG MAHALO TO ALL OF THE FAMILIES THAT OPENED THEIR HOME TO US TO PRAY THE ROSARY TOGETHER IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER ‘MONTH OF THE HOLY ROSARY’
Celebrating Our Lady of LaSalette / Sept. 19, 2019 p.m.
Happy Birthday, dearest Mother Mary! September 8 Pastor Edwin Damien Conselva, MS (LaSalette Missionary)
Diocese of Honolulu / Victims of Abuse Assistance Diocese of Honolulu.Victims of Abuse Assistance.outside of brochure Diocese of Honolulu.Victims of Abuse Assisatance.inside of brochure
Want to help families provide a quality Catholic education for their children? Click here to find out how YOU can help…St. Theresa School Tuition Assistance Program flyer
BE WARNED! A text and E-mail scam is making its rounds once again…DO NOT RESPOND TO THE SCAMMER’S REQUEST for 3 -$100 iTunes gift cards…THIS IS A SCAM!
Saturday’s 5 p.m. Mass, June 29, 2019 Sunday’s potluck ‘Aloha, Fr. Boyet’ and ‘E Komo Mai, Fr. Edwin’ June 30, 2019
Our faithful morning Mass attendees with Fr. Boyet on Wednesday, June 26 at St. Theresa Church, Kekaha
PHOTOS FROM FR. BOYET’S ‘ALOHA’ LUNCHEON (JUNE 23 AT WONG’S RESTAURANT) You can see Fr. Boyet and his awesome Tinikling dance# on Facebook 🙂
A Hui Ho, Fr. Boyet…until we meet again!
Fr. Boyet with parishioners and friends from Maui following daily Mass, June 11,2019
First Saturday Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary – June 1, 2019
No words needed, awesome photo Julian Gilliam! St. Theresa Church & School on the first night of this year’s school carnival (4.26.19)
Our faithful youth altar servers Altar server meeting w/Fr. Boyet Easter Vigil altar servers with Fr. Boyet
Our beautiful Altar of Repose for Holy Thursday’s Adoration, April 18, 2019
Healing Mass on Wednesday of Holy Week, April 17
Kauai Vicariate Youth and their coordinators at this year’s World Vision Famine Retreat
On March 8-9, the Kauai Vicariate had its first Famine Retreat. Following the program created by World Vision, a Catholic humanitarian relief agency similar to CRS, students learned about the less fortunate people in Africa who are suffering from malnutrition and famine, while fasting for 24 hours.
Fr. Boyet and parishioners of St. Theresa & Holy Cross at the Feb. 17, 2019 Ohana Mass at St. Raphael Church
St. Theresa parishioners w/Fr. Boyet (his last Ohana Mass)
Celebrating Fr. Boyet’s birthday on Sunday, Jan.27 with Maica and Mama Timotea
2019 Santo Nino Novena at St. Theresa Church
PHOTOS FROM CHRISTMAS Our beautiful Nativity scene at St. Theresa Church!
Fr. Boyet enjoying our Parish Christmas party
December’s FCC Sunday w/Fr. Boyet, Glenda & Ursuline Photos from our 2018 Misa de Gallo
Some of our hardworking parishioners getting our Church ready for Misa de Gallo & Christmas!
Second Sunday of Advent / “Prepare the Way of the Lord…”
Photos from our Religious Education & Youth Ministry Luminary Light Prayer Service on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
Just before the service started, we all looked up and saw this beautiful cloud formation and felt the presence of our loved ones and all the angels and saints…it was situated directly above those of us seated. The second photo is as it drifted back to Heaven!
Some of our parish youth before the service with Youth Leader Mrs. Rena Ulanday. Fr. Boyet with Religious Education Coordinator Mrs. Mary Ann McMillen in the background.
Some of the many luminaries with names of deceased loved ones.
Photos from the Diocesan Congress of Filipino Catholic Clubs held on Kauai, Nov. 2-4, 2018
St. Theresa Parish FCC members with Bishop Larry Silva and Fr. Boyet
St. Theresa Parish FCC members with Fr. Boyet
St. Theresa Parish FCC members with Fr. Boyet,
and former Pastors, Fr. Danilo Galang, M.S. & Fr. Arnel Soriano, M.S.
October – Month of the Family Rosary & Respect Life Month
We thank all the families that opened their homes to the praying of the Holy Rosary and for sharing their gracious hospitality with those in attendance. Let us continue to pray the rosary as often as possible. Some photos from this year’s home rosary visits:
Henriques Home / October 26, 2018
Acosta Home / October 25, 2018
Galano Home / October 22, 2018
Battulayan Home / October 15, 2018
Dullaga Home / October 12, 2018
Ramirez Home / October 11, 2018
Let us pray for the soul of our dear friend, Fr. Bob Udulutsch, OFM, CAP, who returned to the Lord on Monday, July 23. Fr. Bob was a frequent visitor to our parish when Fr. Boyet and previous parish priests were on travel. We thank God for sending him to us and ask that his dear soul rests in peace with the perpetual light shining upon him always!
Last night of our Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus &
Immaculate Heart of Mary at our Waimea Mission Church with
visiting priest, Fr. Syd (far left).
The last night of our special Novena to Mother Mary – Undoer of Knots at St. Theresa Church – May 31, 2018
St. Theresa School 8th Grade Graduation – Monday, May 21, 2018
Pentecost weekend was a weekend of great celebrations! In returning to the Original Order of the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism/Confirmation/First Eucharist), 24 Religious Education students, two (2) adults, and 37 students of St. Theresa School, received the Sacrament of Confirmation, some receiving their 1st Eucharist and one student being baptized into the faith.
Pictured are the 37 students of St. Theresa School
Celebrated Fr. Boyet’s 28th Ordination Anniversary (4/24/90) with a parish gathering on Sunday, April 29.
HAPPY ANNIVERSARY, FR. BOYET!
Day 9 of the Divine Mercy Novena at Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary in Waimea
April 7, 2018
Respect Life Prayer: Heavenly Father, the beauty and dignity of human life was the crowning of your creation. You further ennobled that life when your Son became one with us in His incarnation. Help us to realize the sacredness of human life and to respect it from the moment of conception until the last moment at death. Give us courage to speak with truth and love and with conviction in defense of life. Help us to extend the gentle hand of mercy and forgiveness to those who do not reverence your gift of life. To all, grant pardon for the times we have failed to be grateful for your precious gift of life or to respect it in others. We ask this in Jesus’ Name. Amen.
Receiving Sacraments ‘Confirmation is not a passage into adulthood’ 11.12.17 (click here)
Receiving Sacraments ‘Baptism, Confirmation, and then, First Communion 11.5.17 (click here)
Receiving Sacraments ‘Thinking about the Sacraments of Initiation’ 10.29.17 (click here)
Receiving Sacraments ‘Out of Order’ 10.22.17 (click here)
Returning to the Original Order 10.15.17 (click here)
This video will explain why we are moving back to the the original order of the Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Confirmation, First Communion (Eucharist))