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Welcome to Saint Theresa Parish Web Site! As you browse through our site you will notice that we are a very active community. Our care and concern reaches out to every age group, addressing many individual needs, with a multitude of  opportunities for service to the Lord and his people. 

Thank you for visiting our  web site. May the Lord bless you and yours with his abundant love.

In the Peace of Christ,

Rev. J. Michael McFadden



                                 Bishop Gainer to host Listening Sessions     

 Bishop Ronald Gainer will host listening sessions throughout the Diocese of Harrisburg in January and February of 2019. He encourages anyone with questions regarding the Grand Jury Report, the Diocese's response to abuse, our path forward, or any other questions or concern to attend one of these sessions. Each session will include opening remarks from Bishop Gainer and retired Pennsylvania State Police Capt. Janet McNeal, recently hired to oversee the youth protection efforts of the Diocese. Following their brief remarks, the floor will beopened for questions. The schedule for these sessions is as follows:

Date  Deanery Listening Session Location Time
Jan. 10, 2019
Dauphin Saint Catherine Laboure Parish    4000 Derry Street
Harrisburg, PA
Wednesday,Jan. 16,2019 Adams Saint Joseph Parish                     5055 Grandview Road           Hanover, PA 7:00p.m.
Feb 13, 2019

Cumberland/Perry Saint Joseph Parish                       410 East Simpson Street 
Mechanicsburg, PA
Lebanon Saint Cecelia Parish                       120 East Lehman Street
Lebanon, PA
North/South Lancaster Saint Leo the Great Parish           2427 Marietta Avenue          Lancaster, PA 6:30p.m.
Wednesday, Feb.20,2019 Northern Inmaculate Conception Parish     1730 Fowler Avenue               Berwick, PA  6:30p.m.
Northumberland Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Parish                                             599 W Center St
Elysburg, PA
Feb. 25, 2019
Franklin Corpus Christi Parish                     320 Philadelphia Avenue Chambersburg, PA 6:30p.m.
York Saint Rose of Lima Parish 950 West Market Street
York, PA

In order to make the sessions welcoming and to encourage discussion, video and audio recording   will will not be permitted.

If you are unable to attend one of these sessions but would still like to ask Bishop Gainer a question, please email your question to


                                                                                                                                                    50th Anniversary of the Dedication of Our Church

The Parish was given about 150 collectible, wood cut-outs of our beautiful church building to sell as a fundraiser for our church. What a generous gift to us. 
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the dedication of our church building, we are offering them for a suggested donation of $5 each to support the parish Capital Campaign. They are available to pick up in the Parish Office.

  March for Life
Stand up for your faith! Come to the March For Life on Friday, January 18, 2019. The bus leaves the Radisson at 6:30am and returns around 7:45pm.
Cost: Adults - $25.00, Students - $10.00, Family of 4 or more - $50.00
Registration forms are available at the Parish Office.

                                     March for Life Baby Shower 
Do you want to support local mothers in need? Are you unable to attend the March for Life, or do you want to support local pro-life efforts? Then consider attending the March for Life Baby Shower!
On Sunday, January 20, 2019 between 2 – 4 pm at Holy Name of Jesus parish in Harrisburg, the Harrisburg Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (HDCCW) and the diocesan Respect Life Office will sponsor a baby shower collection to support local pregnancy resource centers. The day will include traditional baby shower games, refreshments, and fun, as well as short presentations from the pregnancy resource centers. All material gifts will go to Morning Star Pregnancy Centers and Birthright of Sunbury, while all financial gifts will go to “Pennies for Life.” Please RSVP by Sunday, January 6, 2019 to Kathy Kokoski at / 717-448-8899 or Debbie Black at / 717-514-8815.

Needed materials include:
-Diapers and wipes
-Baby Clothes (new and gently used)
-Formula (Similac, 12 oz, Advanced or Sensitive)
-Baby Food
-Car Seats ( by law - new only)
-Baby Wash/Soap


Saint Theresa School Link

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1300 Bridge Street

New Cumberland, PA 17070

(717) 774-5918



Mass Schedule

Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm
Sunday: 8 am, 10 am and Noon
Sunday: Life Teen mass at 5 pm
Location:Good Shepherd Parish
3435 Trindle Road in Camp Hill St. 


St.Theresa has wheelchair accessible bathrooms and seating in the back of the church.  Assistive listening devices are also available.  Please ask an usher to provide a headset.

There are 12 handicap parking areas as well as 2 ramps around the church driveway to enter the building.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Every Saturday at 4 pm to 5 pm or by appointment



Upcoming Events



We are pleased to announce an online giving option for your financial contributions to the parish. Click on the image below to give.


Click here to learn more about this vital parish capital campaign and to give on line.