Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 700 Maple Vista, Imlay City, MI 48444    (810) 724-1135

St. Nicholas Catholic Church, 4331 Capac Rd., Capac, MI 48014     (810) 395-7572

"Through the Intercession of St. Nicholas to the Sacred Heart of Jesus"


Please visit for more information regarding the resumption of public Masses in the Archdiocese.  Details on Sacred Heart and St. Nicholas Masses can be found in the news section below.

Parish Financial Support:  As we still are enduring the COVID-19 pandemic, Sacred Heart and St. Nicholas need your support.  We have returned to our normal schedule of Masses, we continue to maintain the church building, and, importantly, continue our outreach ministries. We ask that, to the best of your ability, you continue to make your weekly offertory donations even if you choose to remain home, by mailing them to Sacred Heart Church, 700 Maple Vista, Imlay City, MI 48444. Please mail checks only. Checks can be made out to Sacred Heart Church or St. Nicholas Church. We will ensure that the checks are deposited into the proper account. Online giving is also available; see the following section for links.

Thank you for your continued support during the pandemic crisis.

The Archdiocese of Detroit has also enabled online offertory contributions.  Please visit

Rev. Noel Emmanuel Cornelio, Pastor, welcomes you to the clustered parishes of Sacred Heart and St. Nicholas.

Online Giving

Sacred Heart:  Sacred Heart Giving

St. Nicholas:  St. Nicholas Giving

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil
4:00pm May - October at Sacred Heart
November - April at St. Nicholas
7:00pm at Sacred Heart in Spanish

9:00am at Sacred Heart
11:00am at St. Nicholas
2nd Sunday ONLY: 1:00pm at St. Nicholas in Spanish

Wednesday: 10:00am at Sacred Heart
Wednesday: 7:00pm (Spanish) at Sacred Heart
Thursday: 8:30am at St. Nicholas
First Friday ONLY: 10:00am at Sacred Heart

Confession Times

Saturday 3:00pm before the 4:00pm Mass. 

Please contact the parish office to schedule a private confession with Father.


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Knights of Columbus

Click HERE to visit the Knights of Columbus Council 4556 website.

Office Hours

At Sacred Heart: Please call ahead to ensure a staff member will be in the office. 810-724-1135


Detroit Priestly Vocations

Visit the Archdiocese of Detroit's Priestly Vocations website to learn more about the priesthood.

Families of Parishes

Thumb Vicariate Family 2 begins on July 1, 2022

Immaculate Conception Parish, Lapeer

Sacred Heart Parish, Imlay City

St. Cornelius Parish, Dryden

St. Nicholas Parish, Capac

Visit Families of Parishes for more information.


Vacation Bible School

June 27th-30th, 2022


Sacred Heart Church

Lunch is provided

$10.00 per child

For children ages Kindergarten to 6th grade.

The green registration forms are available on the table near the main entrance to the church.

Sacred Heart Spring Clean-Up

It’s time to start cleaning around the parish grounds. If you stop by for an hour or two anytime to clean-up it would be appreciated. We are also asking for donations of flats of annuals and perennials, landscape edging, red mulch and topsoil. Planting will be Saturday, May 21st beginning at 9:00 am. Call Linda for more information: 810-724-3167.

Thank you.

Religious Education

Registration forms for next year’s Religious Education classes are on the table by the main entrance of the church.

Monthly Patriotic Rosary

On Thursday, May 19th at 6:30pm, we will be praying the Patriotic Rosary in the Sacred Heart Parish Hall. We will be praying for our nation and for our families. We usually meet every 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30pm in the hall. Please join us. If you have any questions please call Michelle at 810-813-2915.

Anointing of the Sick

St. Nicholas

Every First Thursday after the 8:30am Mass

Sacred Heart

Every First Friday after the 10:00am Mass

Donations for the Philippines

We are no longer collecting clothing; thank you for your generosity. 

We are now asking for donations of insect repellant, toothbrushes & toothpaste, hair products, Tylenol, soap and deodorant. These will be sent to the people of Fr. Noel’s home island in the Philippines as part of our Lenten works of charity and mercy.

By popular demand, we have resumed meeting on Sundays at 10:15am (after the 9:00am Mass) 

Please join us!

Regular Mass Times

Weekend Masses

Saturday: 4:00 pm at Sacred Heart (May 7-until further notice)  Confessions are at 3:00pm; the Rosary will be prayed at 3:30pm

Saturday: 7:00 pm (Spanish) at Sacred Heart

Sunday: 9:00 am at Sacred Heart

Sunday: 11:00 am at St. Nicholas

Second Sunday ONLY:  1:00 pm (Spanish) at St. Nicholas

Weekday Masses

Wednesday: 10:00 am at Sacred Heart

Wednesday: 7:00 pm (Spanish) at Sacred Heart

Thursday: 8:30 am at St. Nicholas; the Rosary will be prayed at 8:00am

First Friday ONLY:  10:00 am at Sacred Heart; Exposition begins at 9:00am

There will not be daily Masses on Monday, Tuesday or the other Fridays.

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Every Saturday Evening at Sacred Heart

Silent Adoration from 8:30 pm until Midnight

Beginning at Midnight until 4:00 am on Sunday is the

Sociedad de Adoracion Nocturna de la cuidad de Imlay con oraciones y himnos (with prayers and hymns in Spanish)

There Are Several Opportunities to

Pray the Rosary at our Parishes

  • Saturday at 3:15pm before the 4:00pm Mass at Sacred Heart
  • Thursday at 8:00am before the 8:30 am Mass at St. Nicholas
  • Monthly Patriotic Rosary at Sacred Heart: On the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm, we will be praying the Patriotic Rosary in the Sacred Heart Parish Hall.  We will be praying for our nation and for our families. Please join us.  If you have any questions please call Michelle at 810-813-2915.

Visit for more information, including how to watch Sunday Masses on TV or online.

Sacred Heart and St. Nicholas Churches will be open at times during the day for private prayer.  We recommend you still maintain social distancing while in the worship space.  If you are not feeling well, please stay home to protect yourself and others.

The parish office is open on a limited basis.  If you need to contact Father or other staff, please call and leave a voice message or send us an email. We will check phone and email messages regularly.  

Let us continue to pray for all impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on us.  St. Nicholas, pray for us.  St. Anne, pray for us.  Our Lady of Guadalupe, pray for us.