Our Parish Priest is Fr Jim Hayes
He was born in Glasgow on the 25th November 1965
He was Ordained by Bishop Maurice Taylor in St John Ogilvie's Church,
Bourtreehill, Irvine on 18th September 1993
He was appointed to St Teresa's by Bishop John Cunningham on 9th April 2010
He can be contacted at:
Our Parish Deacon is: Rev. Mr. Willie Hiddleston
He was ordained to the Permanent Diaconate here in St Teresa's
by Bishop Cunningham on Saturday 20th August 2011.
Bishop Cunningham appointed him to St Teresa's effective that same day.
Deacon Willie is also the Hospital Chaplain to the new DGRI. Please text or message him if you or a relative has been admitted to Hospital and he will visit soon after. The number is: 07 591 230 828.
You can also email him on: firstname.lastname@example.org
DIOCESE OF GALLOWAY:
Diocesan Bishop: Right Reverend William Nolan, STL, Bishop of Galloway.
Bishop Nolan was ordained Bishop of Galloway on Saturday 14th February 2015 in the Grand Hall, Kilmarnock.
A video link of the wonderful ceremony is available on the diocesan website.
His contact details are:
ST ANDREW'S DEANERY:
The southern part of the Diocese of Galloway is called the St Andrew's Deanery. It covers the entire Dumfries & Galloway region.
It incorporates the parishes of:
St Teresa's, Dumfries, Holy Trinity, Lockerbie with the church of St Luke's, Moffat; SS Andrew and Cuthbert, Kirkcudbright, St Peter's, Dalbeattie, Our Lady & St Ninian, Newton Stewart, St Martin and St Ninian's, Whithorn and The Sacred Heart, Wigtown; St Andrew's, Dumfries, St Columba's, Annan; St Joseph's, Stranraer.
The Dean is: Rev. Fr. William R. McFadden VG, PhB., STL., MS.
Address: St Andrew's and St Cuthbert's, High Street, KIRKCUDBRIGHT. DG6 4JW.
Tel: 01557 330687
Fr McFadden is also the Catholic Church representative on the Education Committee of Dumfries & Galloway Council. He works in collaboration with two other Church colleagues, one for the Church of Scotland and another representing all other faith communities.
USEFUL CONTACT NUMBERS:
St Andrew's Parish, Dumfries: (01387) 254281
Also serving St Columba's Parish, Annan.
St Andrew's and St Cuthbert's Parish, Kirkcudbright: (01557) 330687
Also serving Castle Douglas, Gatehouse-of-Fleet and Dalbeattie
St Ninian's Parish, Newton Stewart: (01671) 402182
Also serving Wigtown and Whithorn
St Joseph's Parish, Stranraer: (01776) 703125
St Teresa's Primary School, Dumfries (our parish RC primary school):
St Joseph's College, Dumfries (our local RC Secondary School): (01387) 252893
ST TERESA'S PARISH HALL
The Parish Hall, Glasgow Street, Dumfries. DG2 9DE
For more information or for a Booking Form please contact Mrs Peggy Marshall on 261373