St. Teresa Parish

Mass Times & Schedule

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Sponsors / Godparents

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For all the times I took you for granted in the Eucharist and the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, Jesus have mercy on me.


St. Teresa

Grants, New Mexico

San Mateo Church

San Mateo, New Mexico

San Rafeal Church

San Rafael, New Mexico

St. Vivian's

Village of Milan, New Mexico


The office will be closed due to the Covid-19 Virus to minimize contact between people. Should you need to contact us please call 505-285-6645 – St. Teresa or 505-287-9327 – St. Vivian’s. You can also email us at steresachurch@gmail.com

All are encouraged to offer a rosary every day for the containment of the pandemic, or to offer constant prayers, or fast for this intention or to do all of these.

The Diocese of Gallup will live-stream the 11:00 am Sunday Mass and other liturgies at dioceseofgallup.org

Please check the Diocese of Gallup’s website for up to date directives from Bishop Wall regarding the Coronavirus.

For more Upcoming Events and Notices please see the Latest Bulletin on the Main Menu at the top of this page.

Don’t forget your 2020 Faith in Action Appeal Donation. You can donate online at dioceseofgallup.org

Our Bishop: The Most Rev. James S. Wall, Fourth Bishop of Gallup

A Welcome from our local Pastor, The Very Reverend Alberto Avella Martinez: Welcome to the Catholic Community of the western portion of Cibola County in the Diocese of Gallup. We are the four Parishes of St. Teresa of Avila in Grants, St. Vivian's in Milan, San Rafael in the Village of San Rafael and San Mateo in the Village of San Mateo. We share a Catholic Heritage here in the shadow of Mt.Taylor that is 400 years old. We embrace all peoples and cultures and invite them to share in the Eucharistic Banquet together with our Bishop, Pastor, Priests, Deacons, Lay Ministers and all the Baptized as we build the Kingdom of God in the communities of Grants, Milan, San Rafael and San Mateo.

Remember our motto: Four Parishes - For God - For Each Other.


BISHOP:  Ordinary of the Diocese of Gallup, Most Reverend James S. Wall.

Priests:   Pastor-Vicar Forane of the Cibola Vicariate, Very Reverend Alberto Avella-Martinez.

Parochial Vicars:  Father Faustinus Ibebuike, Father John Cormack, Father John Sauter.

Deacons:   Reverend Mr. Larry Chavez, Reverend Mr. Timoteo Lujan, Reverend Mr. Todd Church.


We are here to serve you in this time of need.

Please call the parish office as soon as possible to make arrangements. Please do not finalize arrangements with the funeral home before they have been cleared through the parish office.

Marriage & Baptism Information Please Call 505-285-6645

The Most Rev. James S. Wall

The Fourth Bishop of Gallup