Address: 680 College Street in Hollister, CA. 95023
Phone number: 831-637-9212
Sunday Mass time: Sung High Traditional Latin Mass every Sunday 10:30 am (there are no other Masses on Sundays), Holy Days schedules may vary (see weekly bulletin).
Name of Chaplain: Father Nicholas A. Milich
Special groups: Schola, Legion of Mary, homeschool group
Music: Sung a capella by Schola – A very good and well seasoned schola that sings the Gregorian Chant Propers and Ordinary, polyphony, and hymns. Organ accompaniment during some parts of the Mass.
Sermons: The chaplain’s weekly sermons are excellent orthodox, Traditional Catholic teaching.
Fellow parishioners: A varied parish of people from all parts of the Northern part of the Diocese of Monterey, including large families. The community continues to help support its own seminarian, foreign missions in Africa, and local charities for the poor. Hospitality has coffee and snacks after each Sunday Mass unless otherwise posted. Please come by and say hello, there is always plenty to share.
Parking: Parking is plentiful in the lot, and there is parking on the street as well.
Additional observations: Sacred Heart is a beautiful old church with its original stunning stained glass windows, vintage Gothic Confessionals, and Stations of the Cross. Latin Mass parishioners have been in the process of restoring this historic church, most recently by replacing the Gothic High Altar and altar rails that were removed many years ago. The atmosphere is reverent, peaceful and prayerful. All are made to feel welcomed.