Sacred Heart Church

Sacred Heart of Jesus Roman Catholic Parish

272 North Rodriguez Street, Nogales, Arizona 85621-2616

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 Parish Office (520) 287-9221
Fax (520) 341-3507
Religious Education Office (520) 397-0963
School (520) 287-2223

A Parish in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson

Sacred Heart Parish in Nogales, Arizona was established as a parish in 1897 from Sacred Heart Parish in Tombstone, Arizona. Sacred Heart Parish has served the spiritual and material needs of the people of Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora for over one hundred and twenty-two years. It continues to be our mission to proclaim the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ and work tirelessly to established His Kingdom in this world. We do by seeking to love the Lord God Almighty we all our heart, soul, mind and strength and to love and serve our neighbor.

Parish Staff


  • Pastor: Rev. Marcos C. Velásquez
  • Parochial Vicar:  Rev. Bartolomé Vázquez
  • Deacon: Rev. Mr. David Rojas


  • Office Manager:  Mrs. Irma Lopez
  • Parish Receptioniest:  Miss Glenda Lopez
  • Weekend Receptionist:  Mrs. Lourdes Guzman
  • Office Volunteer:  Mrs. Martha Suarez
  • Compliance Officer:  Mr. Robert Seldner

Board of Directors

  • President: Rev. Marcos C. Velásquez
  • Vice-President: Bishop Edward J. Weisenbuger
  • Secretary: Mrs. Louisa Masse
  • Treasurer: Dr. Arnoldo Montiel
  • Member: Rev. John Arnold