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Both St. Mary's and Sacred Heart thrive through donations from our generous parishioners. Donations can be in the form of offertory collections, mass intentions, memorials, and special fundraising.

Mass Intentions

Mass may be offered for a particular intention, such as the repose of the soul of a beloved friend or family member who has died. Mass Intentions are printed in our weekly bulletin. You may request a card or spiritual bouquet along with your Mass Intention. To schedule a Mass Intention please call the Collaborative Offices.  To purchase a Spiritual Bouquet please stop by the Collaborative Offices during regular office hours Monday - Friday (8:30am to 4:00pm). 

Suggested Offering:
Mass Intention  at St. Mary's $10
Mass Intention at Sacred Heart $10
Spiritual Bouquet at St. Mary's $5
Spiritual Bouquet at Sacred Heart $5


Memorials may be offered through candles (Sanctuary and Easter), bread and wine, vestments, etc. in the name of loved ones.

Suggested Offering:
Bread and Wine Weekly at St. Mary's $25 (beginning January 2019)
Bread and Wine Weekly at Sacred Heart $25
Easter Sanctuary Annual Candle at St. Mary's $350
Easter Sanctuary Annual Candle at Sacred Heart $350
Sanctuary Light Weekly at St. Mary's $25
Sanctuary Light Weekly at Sacred Heart $25
Vestments vary and are posted in our bulletin when available.

WeShare - formerly ParishPay


Both St. Mary's and Sacred Heart Parishioners may use WeShare to make monthly contributions via online giving services, in lieu of using the envelope system or placing your offering in the basket at Mass. With We Share you may also donate to the special Collections throughout the year, Clergy Collections, and our annual Grand Annual Collection.

St. Mary's Parishioners visit We Share to sign up 

Sacred Heart Parishioners visit We Share to sign up. 

“Donate Online!”

Lynn Catholic Collaborative has made Online Giving available for our weekly offerings, as well as other parish collections. Donating is simple, safe, and secure and takes less than five minutes.

You’ll be able to give to any of our collections and view complete financial records at any time. Set up a one-time or recurring donation by following these three easy steps:

1. Click on the Online Giving link above for your parish. 
2. Select the collection you wish to donate to and click to make a donation.
3. Enter your payment information.

That’s it. You can return at any time to edit your donation or to view your financial records.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Which payment methods are accepted?
A: Contributions from checking accounts, savings accounts, debit cards, and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express) are all accepted. 

Q: Do parishioners receive receipts for their donations?
A: Yes, all contributors enrolled for online giving will receive receipts via e-mail.

Q: What if parishioners feel uncomfortable not having something to physically drop into the collection basket?
A: We provide printable donation slips that can be placed into the collection basket.

Q: Is WeShare safe?
A: Yes. We implement the safest security standards for online transactions and your privacy is protected at all times. We are certified with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards (DSS) as a Level 1 Service Provider.

Q: How can I enroll and start donating?
A: Click on one of the links above or call the parish office for more information.

Thank you for your continued generosity!


Collaborative Office

Lynn Catholic Collaborative Office

St. Mary's and Sacred Heart

8 South Common Street
Lynn, MA 01902
Main: 781-598-4907
Fax: 781-599-2088
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am to 3:00pm

Sacred Heart Office

571 Boston Street
Lynn, MA 01905
Main: 781-593-8047
Fax: 781-599-2088
Office Hours: Thursday 9:00am to 12:00pm