Name of Church St. Therese

Address 4355 Del Mar Trails Road, San Diego, CA 92130

Phone number 858-481-3232


Mass times Saturday vigil, 4:30 p.m. Sundays, 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m. (SDCCC), 5:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. Friday, 8 a.m.

Confessions Saturday, 3 – 4 p.m. and by appointment.

Names of priests Father Chris Tozzi has served as pastor since 2017. Pious, patriotic, pro-life.

School Yes, Notre Dame Academy for grades K-8, located alongside the parish.

Special groups and activities
Knights of Columbus, rosary prayer group, Our Lady of Fatima devotion, bereavement group, healing prayer ministry, Our Lady of Perpetual Help novena, MOMs ministry, pro-life group, various adoration times.

Music Various choirs, men’s ensemble, Chinese Catholic community musicians.

Fellow parishioners This is a predominantly English-speaking community in a nice area of San Diego County.

Parking There is a large lot by the church.

Additional observations St. Therese of Carmel is a parish of the Diocese of San Diego. It was established as St. William of York Church (now Therese of Carmel) in 1985 to serve families moving into Carmel Valley. On the south side of the church, between the church grounds and the 56/Ted Williams Freeway, there is a small cemetery with as many as a 100 people buried there between 1919 and 1980. Take a tour of the church here.