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Saturday, January 29 -Sacred Heart Parish Hall

12:00 noon to 2:00 pm


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


Progress Information at St. John the Baptist Church and grounds

Part 2:  Construction Project of St. John’s Church

   (This will require the Temporary Closing of St. John’s Church).

  • Interior Work: Repairs to rotted floor and support which will require the removal of the benches and the replacement of the flooring.  
  • Exterior Work: Re-work the front entrance
  • Replace Front Doors
  • Remove Aluminum Siding
  • Repair all wood rot underneath
  • Masonry work on Front Stairs
  • Replace stairs on the Right Side of Hall Entrance.
  • Replace Siding and Trim on the Church with durable products that will not rot or fade over time
  • Replace the landscape with shrubs and sod that can be properly managed for a "nice curb look"                         
  • Final Construction will install a Steeple on the Church with a Cross and Electronic Bell system.

Thank you for all of your support.  978-526-1263 * [email protected] * Blessings, Fr. Paul


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 Church is closed for the time being until renovations are complete~ please send any mail to:

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

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Sunday 10:00 am Mass at Sacred Heart Church

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