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Liturgy | Sacred Heart Church

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Each Thursday following the 7:00 a.m. Mass until 12:00 noon and from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., spend some one-on-one time with Our Lord.

Altar Servers

Young parishioners who assist the presider during the liturgy.

Contact: Hra. Rosario, (831) 424-1959 Spanish

Mary Scattini, (831) 772-8230 English

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

This ministry shares the Word of God with the young people of our parish at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Mass from September to June, with a Children’s Mass every 4th Sunday.

Mary Scattini, (831) 772-8230

Eucharistic Ministries & Lectors

Assist with distributing the Body and Blood of Christ at Eucharistic celebrations and at communion services. Ministers may also bring the Eucharist to the sick, elderly, and shut-ins at home, in convalescent homes or the hospital. Training is available. Members of this ministry proclaim the word of God during the liturgies. Training is provided.

Parish Office, (831) 424-1959 (English)
Sr. Rosario, (831) 424-1959 (Spanish)

Lay Presiders

During the priests’ retreat, when there would ordinarily be a Mass, Sacred Heart lay people preside at Communion Services (you must be a trained eucharistic minister). Lay presiders also help lead vigil services the night before funerals.

Contact: Parish Office, (831) 424-1959


Help plan and arrange environment for liturgical celebrations. Those involved meet in the church whenever needed, such as before Lent, Easter, Advent, and Christmas.

Contact: Fr. Manny, (831) 424-1959

Music Ministries

Music fosters a sense of spirituality and unity at liturgical celebrations. Cantors lead the assembly during the liturgies with the accompaniment of skilled musicians. Consider lending your voice or instrumental skills.

Jimmy Mazzuca, (831) 757-5034 (English)


Prepares the worship space before the liturgies. Duties include: putting out the gifts (bread and wine), preparing the microphone for the priests and lector, laying out the proper vestments and books, etc.

Contact: Parish Office, (831) 424-1959


Greet parishioners and guests as they enter the church. Assist in seating, solicit volunteers to bring the gifts to the altar and take up the collection, sometimes help the sacristan to tidy up the church after the liturgy is completed.

Contact: Parish Office, (831) 424-1959


Mass Schedule

  • All Masses will be indoors
  • Saturday
    • 4:00 pm (English)
  • Sunday
    • 9:00, 11:00 am (English)
      1:00 pm, 4:00 pm (Spanish)
  • Monday - Friday
    • 12:15 pm (English)