East End Foodbank
The Newcastle East Foodbank has reopened for  families in need.

Our church doors will now be open every Thursday from 2 - 4 pm to drop off food and toiletries



    Click the link to find our new Parish Census forms to help us keep up to date information and comply with latest data protection guidelines.

    Please fill in and return to St. Teresa's office.

  • Parish Giving

    it is still possible to make donations to the church during lockdown using a standing order or direct debit via your bank

    If you normally gift aid your contributions using the church giving envelopes, the tax can be claimed back retrospectively if you now set up a payment directly from yourbank.

  • Fr. Michael

    We are sad to announce the sudden death of Fr Michael Hickey this week.
    Michael was our parish priest from 2011-16; a man of joy, peace and love for all our local community.
    Please pray for the repose of his soul and consolation for his family and many friends


Welcome to St. Teresa's

A very warm welcome to you if you are new to the Parish,or just visiting ― in person or through our web site.

During these unprecedented times we hope you can join us in spirit to pray for all those who are affected by the corona virus


'I rejoiced when I heard them say, Let us go to the house of the Lord' psalm 122

After a long wait we now have permission to open St. Teresa's for private prayer.

It will be wonderful to welcome you all to enjoy a time of quiet prayer in this special place.

From Monday July 6th church will open on Mondays 10 - 11:30 am  and Wednesdays 6 - 7:30pm

We will also open during our regular drop off time for the Foodbank from 2 - 4pm on Thursdays  so  you can take a few minutes of spiritual refreshment before you pick up the children from school.

Please click here for the full text of the letter from the diocese about reopening here and at St. Columba's in Wallsend and go to our coronavirus prayer and help page for latest resources from the diocese.

Getting the church spic and span for our first visitors in 3 months!See our Gallery page...

if you have any prayer requests please send them to our email address office@stteresasheaton.org.uk or phone 0191 2655290, and Fr Shaun will take all requests to Mass.

God Bless, and I am sure that all will be well, in the power of prayer and collective love and care of humanity at its best.

Fr Shaun 

Fr Shaun will be streaming from our new Ss Lawrence,Teresa's & Vincent's Facebook page :

Morning Prayer 8am

Mass during the week 1pm (6pm on Tuesdays)

Sunday Mass 11am

Rosary 6pm (after 6pm mass on Tuesdays)

So if you're on facebook come along and join the community

Click here for Fr Shaun's latest Sermon; all sermons can be found on our Masses and Services page


 RACIAL JUSTICE: Statement from the Bishops

of England & Wales

“We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in the USA as they challenge the evil of racism and the brutal killing of George Floyd. As the US Bishops made clear: “we cannot turn a blind eye to these atrocities and yet still try to profess to respect every human life. We serve a God of love, mercy, and justice.”

click the link to read the full statement and look at the church's teaching on racial justice

If you have had negative experiences due to what has happened or have concerns about issues of racism or hate crime and need someone to talk to  you can contact


especially for young people

help with online

racism issues


Statement from Bishop Robert Byrne & the Bishops Conference on the death of George Floyd

“When we are dreaming alone it is only a dream. When we are dreaming with others, it is the beginning of reality”
– Dom Hélder Câmara

Refugee Week is here! There are 100s of exciting virtual events happening all week, from film, music and theatre to workshops, comedy and children’s activities, by groups and organisations across the UK and beyond.

We hope you’ll feel inspired to join an online event, do a Simple Act, and invite your friends, family and networks to take part.

Join us to connect, listen, celebrate, create - and dare to imagine a different future.

15th - 21st June

Latest eNewsletter from the diocese  June 2020


As part of the pastoral care of parishioners and others during this COVID-19 lockdown, a number of qualified counsellors and listeners have generously made themselves available to anyone who may be troubled by the negative effects of the situation.

They can be contacted via these numbers:

St Mary’s Cathedral Listening Service 0191 232 6953 

Northumberland Listening Service 07732 980740.

Masses for the Sick and their Families, NHS Front-Line workers and those working in Social Care  every Thursday 7pm

In order to show a spiritual solidarity with all those who are suffering because of the virus or involved in caring for the sick and vulnerable...
each week from Thursday 23rd April ,a Catholic Bishop will celebrate Mass in their Cathedral which will be live-streamed for people to join.