St. Teresa of Avila Night at The Lake Erie Crushers

Enjoy an evening at the Crushers: Fireworks, Christmas in July and Polish Night!

Save the date: Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:05 p.m.
Cost per ticket is $8 and includes a box seat for the game and fireworks.
Tickets must be paid for by Monday, July 10, 2017 at Noon. Contact the office with your name, number of tickets and your payment. Your tickets will be at the "will call" window the night of the game. See the attachment below for all the details.

June - the Month of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

June 23, 2017 - The Sacred Heart of Jesus

The Month of June (Overview - Calendar) is dedicated to the Sacred Heart. The Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus on the Friday following the second Sunday after Pentecost. In addition to the liturgical celebration, many devotional exercises are connected with the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Of all devotions, devotion to the Sacred Heart was, and remains, one of the most widespread and popular in the Church.

Visit the links below to learn more!

Spending Summer with God !

Suggestions from Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Wisconsin since 2010

Click on the attachment below for some ways to continue or begin your walk with God during the summer.

Altar & Rosary Society - Summer Luncheon: All Ladies of the Parish are Invited!!

Join us at Olive Garden, Midway Mall, at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 14.

Reservations are a must. RSVP to the church office by Wednesday, July 12, 2017 by calling 934-4227.

Our next Altar & Rosary Society Mass will be Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The Rosary will be said at 8:00 a.m. prior to Mass.

Bible Study - The Bible is not boring!

We continue the FIRST and THIRD Thursdays of the month at 7:00 p.m.: July 6 & 20, 2017. Bring your bible and be guided through God's inspired word by Dr. Phil Gigliotti.

Parish Information

St. Teresa of Avila Parish is a Roman Catholic Church located at 1878 Abbe Road in Sheffield Village, Ohio. The church is in Lorain County and is approximately twenty-five minutes west of Cleveland, OH.

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You can contact the Rectory at (440) 934-4227. To send a fax to the Parish, please use (440) 934-4500.

Pentecost - Happy Birthday to the Church!

Happy birthday to the Catholic Church! Happy birthday to you, who are the body of the Church!

Because you are part of the body of the Church, Pentecost is the Church's birthday, and yours as well. And like any birthday, it's a cause for celebration.

Read and listen to learn more at

Retired Bishop, The Most Reverend Richard G. Lennon - Granted Early Retirement

The Holy Father, Pope Francis, today named the Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas as Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Cleveland in addition to his responsibilities as the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Toledo. This appointment accompanied Pope Francis’ acceptance of the resignation of the Most Reverend Richard G. Lennon for health reasons. Bishop Thomas has served as the Bishop of Toledo since 22 October 2014 and will continue in this office as he also serves the Diocese of Cleveland.

Confirmation Classes

Congratulations and God's blessings on those from St. Teresa of Avila and St. Anthony Churches who made their Confirmation May 7, 2017.

Watch the website and bulletin for Fall Classes 2017.

If you know someone interested in being Confirmed into the Catholic Church in 2018, please call the church office at 440-934-4227.


Our beautiful and modern Parish Life Center is available for your next event.

Examples of events held at the hall include corporate training sessions, wedding receptions, graduation parties, baby showers, family reunions, steak fries, retirement parties, office parties, monthly organizational meetings, and health events. We are conveniently located near I-90 at the large intersection of Abbe Rd (301) and Colorado (611).

See the Hall Rental Information sheet below for more details including rental fees.

Mission Statement

We, the Roman Catholic Faith community of St. Teresa of Avila Parish, are historically rooted and future focused. In our relationship with God and one another our goals are to:
        • Welcome all people with openness and love
        • Worship God through Jesus Christ centering on the Eucharist
        • Encourage, teach and support spiritual growth to people of all generations
        • Invite each parishioner to share their time, talent and treasure with the Church
        • Spread the message of Christ by works of charity, justice and evangelization
As a Parish family, we participate in the mission of the Diocese of Cleveland and the Universal Church for the glory of God the Father.
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