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]


Religious Ed REGISTRATION 2020-2021:  to download a copy of St. John's Religious Education Registration here

Special September collection benefiting the Clergy Health and Retirement Trust (CHRT).  CHRT offers programs for the health and wellness of all our active and senior priests in good standing. This special collection is a primary source of funding for these programs. By supporting this special collection, you are helping to ensure that our priest receive the care they need to continue their important work. To make your gift now, visit or apple/google pay, and paypal via givebutter.

Among the Senior Priest who have served faithfully at St John the Evangelist is Reverend Charles Collins.

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   21e Dimanche du Temps Ordinaire A: "Qui Sommes-Nous ?"

Pastor's Corner updated September 23 2020

Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time W/E 9/26-9/27

The Gospel selection from Matthew which is offered for our reflection on this 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time is one in which Jesus once again turns the expectations of His listeners on their heads and teaches a lesson in a parable which is exactly opposite that which His attendees anticipated .....continue reading

Prayer Corner

Please visit our Prayer Corner page for those in need of our prayers and thoughts. hands

Useful Links

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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]