Welcome to Sacred Heart Church

Church frontAbout the Parish  
Sacred Heart Church is administered by the Franciscan Friars Order of Friars Minor, Province of the Immaculate Conception. The Franciscan Friars of Sacred Heart Church work tirelessly to provide meaningful worship, opportunities for spiritual development and to build fellowship among the faithful they serve. 

This vibrant faith community has many opportunities for those who seek to serve the needs of others, serve in parish ministry or share their gifts to serve the needs of others. With more than twenty ministries, organizations, service and justice programs as well as an active Religious Education and Youth Ministry, there are many opportunities for everyone to get involved. Sacred Heart Church is home to more than 3,500 individuals, 1,300 family/households. We invite everyone to be part of our growing church family! 


Be Part of our Vibrant Faith Community! 

If you are interested in learning more about Sacred Heart and how you can get involved, please contact the Parish Office at (781) 899-0469. If you are interested in learning more about becoming a Catholic, receiving or completing your sacraments or registering your children or teens in faith formation or Youth Ministry, please contact the Religious Education Office (781) 893-8461 or email us at [email protected]

Christmas Mass Schedule 


Tuesday, December 24th                                                                                                                                                                                          Christmas Vigil Mass and Children's Christmas Pageant 4:00PM  Music: Children's Choir                                                                                                      Christmas Midnight Mass, Music Prelude 11:45PM followed by Mass at 12:00 Midnight  Music: Lifeteen Music Ministry                                                                           

Wednesday, December 25th                                                                                                                                                                                    Christmas Day, 9:00AM Mass Music: Sacred Heart Church Choir 

New Years Mass Schedule     

Tuesday, December 31st                                                                                                                                                                                             New Years Eve, 7:00PM Mass

Wednesday, January 1st                                                                                                                                                                                      New Years Day, 9:00AM Mass                                                                                                   

Sunday and Weekday Mass Schedule

Mass Times

Monday          7:30am

Tuesday         7:00pm

Wednesday    7:30am

Saturday        4:00pm

Sunday           7:30am | 10:00am | 6:00pm

NOTE: On weekends of Monday holidays (Memorial Day, Labor Day etc.) there is no 6:00PM Sunday evening Mass. ALSO, Sacred Heart Church is an air conditioned building. During the summer months we advise bringing a light sweater or dressing in layers since it can get very cool in the church.         


There is ample parking available at Sacred Heart Church. The main parking lot is accessible from Grove Street. A number of handicapped accessible parking spaces are available for those vehicles with placards. 

GPS Directions 

Sacred Heart Parish is located at 100 Newton Street (corner of Newton and River Street). The Parish Office address is 311 River Street Waltham, MA              02453-6056