Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart


Sacred Heart Shrine
No.14, Pantheon Road,
Chennai – 600 008.


Brief History:

As per our records the Church was established in the year 1848 and the first Parish Priest was Rev Fr Jerome from Portugal. The Parish is famous for Sacred Heart devotion started by Fr. A.J. Adaikalam in the year 1954.Every Friday and particularly First Friday. People visited the church and with this the devotion to Sacred Heart grew and many Hindus and Muslims also visit the Church. On 8th September 2005 the present Archbishop His Grace, Most Rev Dr AM Chinnappa SDB DD Ph D issued a decree elevating this Parish as a Shrine of the Archdiocese.

Mass Timings:

Sunday Mass ? Timings / Language: 6.15 am & 5.00 pm ? Tamil

8.00 am ? English.