Christmas Mass Schedule

4th Sunday of Advent Vigil Mass ~

Saturday, December 23rd at 5:00 pm Sacred Heart

Christmas Eve ~ Sunday, December 24th

3:00 pm Sacred Heart with Children's Pageant

5:00 pm St. John the Baptist with Adult Choir

Christmas Day ~ Monday, December 25th

8:30 am Sacred Heart

10:00 am St. John the Baptist

Advent begins on the weekend of December 2nd. The 5:00 pm will be moving to Sacred Heart Church for the next 6 months, except for Christmas Eve.



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For Religious Education payments, please select 

Religious Education from the drop down menu. 


Family Mass ~ This Sunday!

Bring along your family and friends as well a canned food item for our Open Door Food Drive. 

Following our 8:30 and 10:00 Masses, there will be a Coffee Social in our Parish Halls. Please stop by, say hello and enjoy our

Family Social! 

Knights of Columbus Fall Coat Drive

This will be our last weekend collecting coats. 

Thank you everyone who made a donation to the Coat Drive!

First Holy Communion and Confirmation Registration

is available on our website!



Fr. Paul, Fr. Walter and the Travel Guide, would like you to know that they have made the decision to cancel our pilgrimage to

the Holy Land - In the Footsteps of Jesus. 

Please keep Israel in your prayers.



Elizabeth greeted Mary


As of July 1, 2021 Sacred Heart Church and St. John the Baptist Church will merge into one parish called


We are excited about our new name and we look forward with a future filled with hope.

Click here to watch the live-stream Installation of the Pastor


Office Hours

Our Parish Office is open Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
We check our emails daily, if you should need to reach us. Please send any mail to:

Visitation Parish
Parish Office
62 School St.
Manchester-by-the-Sea, Ma 01944


Visitation Parish - Our Mass Times


In-Person Saturday Vigil Mass - 5:00 pm St. John the Baptist Church

We will move to Sacred Heart - Saturday, December 2nd

Sunday 8:30 am Mass at Sacred Heart Church

Sunday 10:00 am Mass at St. John the Baptist

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Catholic Mass Times


  • Sun, Dec 3rd

  • Sun, Nov 26th

  • Sun, Nov 19th

  • Sun, Nov 12th

  • Sun, Nov 5th

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