Happy 4th of July!

Join us on the lawn at Sacred Heart Church for the best parade viewing seat around! 

This year we will be grilling our Hot Dogs and we would love your help! Click on the Sign-Up Genius and grab your slot! 

Click here to help grill our Hot Dogs!

Lady Sea


It is that time of year again..... our Sunset Cruise will take place on Tuesday, July 12th leaving the dock at 6:00 pm and returning at 9:00 pm. We will be leaving from  

Cape Ann Marina Resort

(proceed left and drive all the way to the end - parking is available there)

75 Essex Ave. Gloucester Ma  01930

Please stop - check in and grab your dinner bag with dessert pre-boarding.

A pre-packed lite dinner will be available as well as a CASH BAR on deck. 

We will be returning to the dock at 9:00 pm.

Click here to register for our Sunset Cruise



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

Sunday 8:30 am Mass at Sacred Heart Church

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

Click here to find a Mass near you....

Catholic Mass Times


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