Lent 2021

Please visit our Lent 2021 page for Fr. Jim’s Lenten message, along with our schedule of in-person and virtual Lenten liturgies, sacraments, devotions, and faith enrichment offerings:

Lent 2021

For the livestream of the Friday Stations of the Cross, please click here: Stations of the Cross


Watch Our Live and Recorded Liturgies

Our recorded Mass for Sunday is available under Latest News, Events, and Announcements below every Saturday at 4:00pm.

To watch a Mass or event that is currently being live streamed, please click Watch our Live Stream.

For past Masses and events, please visit our Previously Recorded Liturgies page.

Current Weekend Mass Schedule

The dispensation from the Sunday Mass obligation is still in place. Individuals at particular risk, including older adults and those with complicating medical conditions, are strongly urged to avoid the risks associated with indoor public events.

Reservations are REQUIRED for ALL weekend Masses to comply with guidelines regarding capacity, social distancing, and contact tracing.

4:00pm Vigil Mass at St. Paul
5:00pm Vigil Mass at St. John

9:00am Mass at St. John
11:00am Mass at St. Paul

We CANNOT accommodate anyone arriving at Mass without a reservation (“standing room” is not permitted.) Reservations for the upcoming weekend open on Tuesday at 1:00pm and close on Friday at 10:00am (or sooner if capacity is reached.)

Please visit our Weekend Mass page for important information and the Online Reservation link.

Current Weekday Mass Schedule

Individuals at particular risk, including older adults and those with complicating medical conditions, are strongly urged to avoid the risks associated with indoor public events.

9:00am Mass at St. Paul

7:00am Mass at St. John

Reservations are not required for weekday Mass as we do not expect attendance to exceed our socially-distanced capacity.  Instead, we have created a one-time Pre-Registration and Arrival Check-In process to comply with contact tracing requirements.

Please visit our Weekday Mass page for important information and the Online Pre-Registration link.

Sacraments and Devotions

Masks are required and social distancing protocols will be strictly observed during Reconciliation and Private Prayer.

Sacrament of Reconciliation

1:00-2:30pm at St. John

7:00-8:00pm at St. Paul


And by appointment - please call either parish office to schedule.

Private Prayer Hours

1:00-2:00pm at St. Paul

1:00-2:00pm at St. John

Followed by distribution of Holy Communion on the steps of the church at 2:00pm.


8:00am on Instagram Live

Join us to pray the rosary from wherever you are – just click HERE.

It’s a beautiful way to start your day!

Please see the Latest News and Announcements and Collaborative Calendar below for other opportunities for prayer, devotions, and faith-sharing.

Our Parishes

St. John the Evangelist Parish

St. John the Evangelist Parish
9 Glen Road Wellesley, MA 02481

St. John Online Giving

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St. Paul Parish

St. Paul Parish
502 Washington St Wellesley, MA 02481

St. Paul Online Giving

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Parish Offices Open By Appointment

The offices are open for Mass cards and other business by appointment only.  For everyone’s health and safety, please do not come to the office without calling first to arrange an appointment. Administrative staff are generally available by phone weekdays from 9:00am – 4:00pm. Our clergy and staff continue to work remotely whenever possible, as directed in the reopening guidelines from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Archdiocese of Boston. All voicemail and email messages will be returned promptly.

If You Need Emergency Assistance

The St. John-St. Paul Conference of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is available to help those in our community in need of emergency assistance, especially during this current crisis. If you need help with food, rent or mortgage assistance, or help with a utility bill, please reach out to us. Please let any friends or neighbors who might need assistance know that the mission of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul is to help those in need.

To contact the SJSP SVdP, please email SVDP@sjspwellesley.org. You may also call either parish office and leave a message. All information received is kept completely confidential. Please stay safe and healthy, and may God bless you!

For previous updates please visit our News and Announcements page.


Collaborative Calendar

February 26, 2021
February 27, 2021
February 28, 2021
March 1, 2021
March 2, 2021
March 3, 2021
March 4, 2021
March 5, 2021
March 6, 2021
March 7, 2021
March 8, 2021

Please visit the Collaborative Calendar page for the full calendar.

Participate in the Daily and Sunday Mass with Catholic TV

Cardinal O’Malley encourages us to participate in the Daily (broadcast live at 9:30am) and Sunday (broadcast live at 11:00am) Mass with the faithful across the Archdiocese of Boston on CatholicTV.

CatholicTV is available on XFINITY/Comcast (Ch 268), Verizon FIOS (Ch 296), and RCN (Ch 85). Also available on ROKU and Amazon Fire TV.

Schedules and access to the televised Mass and rebroadcasts are available at www.catholictv.org.

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