Welcome to Manchester-by-the-Sea and Essex Catholic ~ Two Churches ~ One Community

Mass Times

Holy Thursday - Mass of the Lord's Supper
Sacred Heart - 7:00 pm
Good Friday Ecumenical Service - 12:00 noon
First Congregational Church, MBTS
Good Friday - Veneration of the Cross
St. John the Baptist - 7:00 pm
Easter Vigil - Holy Saturday
Sacred Heart - 7:00 pm
Easter Sunday
Sacred Heart - 8:30 am
St. John the Baptist - 10:00 am

Sacred Heart Masses:
Saturday at 5:30 pm and Sunday at 8:30 am
St. John the Baptist Masses:
Saturday at 4:00 pm and Sunday at 10:00 am

Weekday Daily Mass at Sacred Heart - Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 8:00 am.

Sacred Heart and St. John the Baptist


We are here to welcome and serve you.

No matter what your present status in the Catholic Church.

 No matter what your current family or marital situation.

No matter your personal history, age, background, race, etc..

No matter what your self image –

You are invited, welcomed, accepted, loved and respected in

 Sacred Heart and St. John the Baptist Parishes.

Office Hours

Our Parish Offices are located at 62 School St in Manchester-by-the-Sea and we are here from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm - Monday - Friday.

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