Ss. Simon and Jude Catholic Church

32500 Palmer Rd. 
Westland, MI 48186
PER THE ARCHDIOCESE OF DETROIT, THE DISTRIBUTION OF PALMS ON SATURDAY, APRIL 4 AND SUNDAY, APRIL 5TH HAS BEEN CANCELLED. PLEASE STAY SAFE AND WELL, EVERYONE!
Messages from Father Gerry
From April 5, 2020
From March 29, 2020
From March 22, 2020
Per the Archdiocese of Detroit, Ss. Simon and Jude, and all other parishes, will be closed until at least April 13, 2020. All masses and events are cancelled. Please stay safe and healthy by staying indoors. Thank you and God Bless.

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Welcome!


Our Catholic Community was founded on June 26, 1959. We have a large community outreach program in our parish with the St. Vincent de Paul Society and we are home to the Red Wagon Literacy Program, which brings reading books to the children in our area over the summer months.  


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Ss. Simon and Jude Prayer
Gracious God, 
we the family of Ss. Simon and Jude, 
thank you for the continuing opportunity to carry out our mission of service and outreach 
to each other and the greater community. 
Please show us the way 
to continue to grow and prosper 
as the Community of Ss. Simon and Jude. 
With heartfelt gratitude and love, 
we pray to you, Lord. Amen.

Mass Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, 4th Thursday, & Friday:  9 a.m.

1st Thursday - Reconciliation Liturgy:  6:30 p.m. 

2nd Thursday (Village of Westland): 10 a.m.

3rd Thursday (American House):  10 a.m.

Saturday:  4:30 p.m.

Sunday:  10 a.m.


Confessions – 

Saturday: 10 a.m. or by appointment

Lent Schedule
Fridays: 6:30 p.m. Stations of the Cross
Monday, March 30: No Morning Mass
                                   1 p.m. Reconciliation Liturgy
Holy Week
April 9, Holy Thursday:
6 p.m. Mass of the Lord's  
Supper/ Potluck Dinner Followed by Reposition of the Blessed Sacrament until Midnight.

April 10, Good Friday:
12:30 p.m. Living Stations of the Cross - Youth Group                                        
1:30 p.m. Good Friday Services 
8:30 Tenebrae

April 11, Holy Saturday:  11 a.m. Blessing of the Food Baskets
 8:30 p.m. Easter Vigil

April 12, Easter Sunday:  10 a.m. Mass/Baptisms

Ss. Simon and Jude 
Mission Statement
We, the community of Saints Simon and Jude, a family in communion with Jesus Christ, continuously strive to achieve a unified and active parish through our commitments to compassion, continuous growth, and community outreach. We pledge to achieve our mission by establishing open relationships of trust in each other in order to selflessly serve our diverse membership.
Parish Office Hours 

Monday – Thursday:  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

    Lunch: Noon - 1 p.m.

Friday:  9 a.m. - Noon


St. Vincent de Paul office hours are:

 Monday - Friday:  9:30 a.m. - Noon