• Prophecies from Old Testament; side aisle next to Emerson St. Entrance
  • A woman to play role in redemption of mankind
  • Christ to come from root of Jesse
  • A Virgin will conceive and bear a Son
  • He will be called Emmanuel which means God is with us.
  • The Star of David
  • The Prince of Peace from the House of David
  • The Prophecy of Isaiah identifies Christ to St. John the Baptist
  • The Suffering Servant
  • Prophecy of Malachi: a clean Oblation to be offered
  • East Transept Rose & Lancet Windows
  • L-R: Annunciation, Birth of Our Lord, Presentation
  • Blessed Lady's Chapel Madonna with Child
  • Blessed Lady's Chapel Venetian Mosaic, "The Espousal"
  • Blessed Lady's Chapel Venetian Mosaic, " The Visitation"
  • Nativity Panel, Shady Ave. aisle

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Sacred Heart Parish is a Roman Catholic Community of faith in the East End of Pittsburgh.  Nourished by the Word and the Eucharist, we strive to witness to the good news of Jesus Christ, sharing our diverse talents to serve one another and our community.


Copyright permission has been granted to display the beautiful artwork of Sacred Heart Parish by Nevin Robinson, artist. 


Registration is made by contacting one of the parish priests.  In order to build a community, those wishing to register should be attentive to being active members of the parish through regular attendance at Mass and participation in parish functions.      

"On Mission" Mass  & Confession schedules 

 Sacred Heart

Weekdays: Monday - Thursday 12:05 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m.

Sundays: Saturday Vigil 4:30 p.m., Sunday 9:00, 11:30 a.m., 7:45 p.m.

Confession: Saturday 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Once a month after each Sunday Mass and by appointment.


Saint Raphael

Weekdays: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 a.m. Wednesday 7:00 p.m.

Sunday: Saturday Vigil 4:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00, 11:00 a.m.

Confession: Wednesday 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Once a month after each Sunday Mass and by appointment 


Upcoming Advent Opportunities

Advent Series to prepare your heart to receive Christ:

Sacred Heart 

Monday evenings December 3, 10, 17  from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. in the Bishop Winter Conference Center

The program is free; please register by contacting Mr. Jack Shaw at (412) 508-5383.


Saint Raphael

Saturday mornings December 8, 15, 22 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

at the Faith Formation room in the Activities Building


Christmas Blues?

Tuesday, December 18 from 7 - 8:30 p.m. 

Sacred Heart's Bishop Winter Conference Center 

   Please contact Jack Shaw at 412-508-5383 to register for this free program

The holidays may not seem so bright or joyful if you have recently lost a loved one, are divorced or separated, downsized from a job or have a serious health problem. Listening Friends Support Group is offering an evening of comfort and healing by sharing the crosses we must bear with others. 

Advent Prayer Opportunities


Sacred Heart 

Recitation of Morning Prayer during Advent beginning December 3 Mondays - Thursdays at 8:15 a.m. 

in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel 


Sacred Heart 

Four Sunday evenings of Advent

Adoration and Rosary 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. with Benediction at 7:30 p.m. 


Saint Raphael

December 5, 12, 19 Adoration from 9:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m. with Benediction at 6:45 p.m.

Confessions 6:00 - 6:45 p.m. 


Young Adult Group Advent Activities


VIGIL Project at Saint Stanislaus Church in the Strip

December 15 at 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

The VIGIL project is a collective of artists, speakers and musicians who travel the country putting on very powerful evenings of worship and adoration. Sacred Heart Young Adult group will meet at Sacred Heart Church parking lot outside the DePaul School along Adler St at 6:30 p.m.  Drivers are needed. Questions or to RSVP by emailing Joe Wingenfeld at sacredheart20plus@gmail.com. 


Annual Sacred Heart Young Adult Group Christmas Party

December 19th at 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. in the basement of the Sacred Heart Activities Building basement on Alder Street. Bowling, food, and games. Please RSVP if you plan on attending along with any drink/food/dessert item you plan on bringing to Christine Sajewski at sajewskic@gmail.com.



Online Advent Devotional For Teens and Adults










Parish pages for Safe Environment / Abuse Victims    


Click HERE to visit the school website.

Tours are given every Wednesday during the school year at 8:45 a.m.

Contact tours@sacredheartpgh.org



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Clergy & Staff

Sacred Heart Elementary School

Sacred Heart Elementary School provides quality Catholic education for children in pre-k through 8th grade. www.sacredheartpgh.org/   

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Mass Times

Saturday Vigil - 4:30 PM

Sunday - 9:00 am, 11:30 am, 7:45 pm

Monday-Thursday - 12:05 pm
Friday - 8:30 am

(check events page for changes)

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturdays - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Once a month after each Sunday Mass 

By Appointment - Contact the Rectory for an appointment.





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Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 12:15 p.m.
(12:15-12:45-Staff Lunch break)
12:45 p.m.-4:00 pm


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