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.

Installation of the Pastor

You are invited to The Installation of the Pastor ~ Rev. Paul Flammia

Wednesday, October 20th ~ 7:00 pm ~ Sacred Heart Church

Celebrant ~ Bishop Mark O'Connell

Please join us for a reception in the Parish Hall following the Installation. 

This Installation Mass will be live-streamed.

Please check back here for the link on Wednesday evening. 

Click here to register to attend the Installation of the Pastor



A great time was had by all and we are looking forward to next year's event! Thank you to everyone who helped make this day so wonderful.... we could not have done it without you!


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. St. John the Baptist Rectory is closed ~ please send any mail to:

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

Our Mass Times

Saturday Vigil Mass - 4:00 pm - St. John the Baptist - Watch on Youtube

Sunday 8:30 am Mass at Sacred Heart Church

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


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

Catholic Mass Times


  • Sun, Oct 17th

  • Sun, Oct 10th

  • Sun, Oct 3rd

  • Sun, Sep 26th

  • Sun, Sep 19th

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