st john Welcome to St John the Evangelist Church’s website. Our site contains information on all the pertinent details, times and contact names for all our parish programs and special events as well as holy days and secular holidays. We hope you find our site to be informative as well as inspirational and we welcome your comments and suggestions to make our site more useful to you in the future.

 eucharistHappening Now:  We Celebrate the Year of the Eucharist: Feast of Corpus Christi 2020 - Feast of Corpus Christi 2021                                            "For My flesh is true food, and My blood is true drink" John 6:55-56. 

Masses are now held at 4 PM on Saturdays, and 9 AM and 11 AM on Sundays in the upstairs church. Daily masses are now held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays at 12:10 in the UPSTAIRS church. Creole mass at 4:30 PM Sundays in the upstairs church. Commercial Elevator Access. Please read covid-19 compliance guideline details.

Please contact the Parish office for other Church services (Baptisms, Wedding, Funerals etc). 617-547-4880 or [email protected]


Congratulations to all those who were confirmed and we thank Fr. Brian McHugh from Saint Catherine’s. Please remember in your prayers our St John’s RCIA Candidates: Hannah Heyliger & Laura Needham Who received the sacraments of First Communion and Confirmation.
We also pray for our CCD students Vidal Garner, Elsa Haile & Johanna Goyette who received their Confirmation

Congratulations to all those who received their First Communion in July 2020: Chrysande Saint Louis, Moise Saint Louis, Penelope Swasey, Nashon Merolus, Andrew Pereira, Joshua Pereira, and Kendall DesRoches.
Please keep them in your prayers. To view pictures of all our First here.

If you have difficulty leaving your home at the moment because of kids, poor health, or other restrictions, please email [email protected] and we can pair you with a volunteer from the Young Adult Group who can help you get groceries and run other errands.

Fr. Gustave Miracle, STL:  Sermon   Dimanch, 9 Dawou 2020, 19èm Semenn Tan Odine Ane A: "Pa Janm Fè Bak devan Pwoblèm lavi a" 

Pastor's Corner updated August 12 2020

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time 8/15-8/16

Just a little over a year ago, my niece Rena and her high school friends came to St. John’s on a weekend to collect money in support of those burdened with mental illness. They did so urged by the recent suicide attempt of one of their classmates....continue reading

Prayer Corner



This is John Brennan and his sister Cate. John is the young man from BC High for whom we have been praying. John with his mom Caroline would like to offer a prayer for us as we struggle together with all of the burdens we face! Click on the link to pray along with John and Caroline. Let us pray.....Click here..Prayer of St. Francis  🙏🏻

Thank You Message from John....Click here 

Mary Clark

This is young Mary Clark. She is recovering from surgery. Please keep Mary in your prayers.  🙏🏻


This young couple, MacKinnon and Jacqueline Bowen, were just married 4 months ago. Sadly, MacKinnon was just diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor. Please keep MacKinnon in your prayers. 🙏🏻


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Mass Times

Masses are currently held at 4 PM on Saturdays, and 9 AM and 11 AM on Sundays in the upstairs church. Daily masses are now held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays at 12:10 in the UPSTAIRS church

NOTE: The cardinal has issued a dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass during this time to the Catholics of the Archdiocese of Boston.  Sunday Mass will air on Boston Catholic TV (Comcast channel #268) at 10 a.m., and 4, 7 and 11:30 p.m. Sunday Spanish Mass airs live at 8 a.m. and is rebroadcast at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

Office Hours

The Rectory Office Hours are Monday through Friday, from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.





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Contact Us

We are located at 2254 Massachusetts Avenue, North Cambridge MA 02140

Our rectory phone number is 617-547-4880

Our rectory fax number is 617-441-8028

All general inquiries may be e-mailed to [email protected]