A warm welcome to St. Simon & St. Jude, we are the Roman Catholic Parish of Streatham Hill, South London. Our parish lies within the Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. Our parish priest is the Rev. Fr. Gregory Verissimo. We are a small and welcoming community.
CHURCH OPENING DURING LOCKDOWN FOR PRIVATE PARYER
Due to the second lockdown, we regret to announce to you the suspension of regular masses. However, the church would be open on Wednesday and Sunday from 10am to 11am for private prayer and visit to the Blessed sacrament. The priest will continue to celebrate mass privately for your intentions.
If you have any mass request, please put it through the letter box of the presbytery or send us an email.
We shall be Livestreaming Sunday mass from our parish at 11am every Sunday.
Please follow the links below to join us on Facebook: St Simon & St Jude - Streatham Hill Church SSJ and Youtube: Ss. Simon and Jude Catholic Church, Streatham Hill.
Please spread the word and get as many people as you can to like our Facebook page so that they can receive notification whenever we livestream. We will endeavor to update the parish website and Facebook regularly, so that we can carry you along during this period of lockdown.
Fr. Gregory made the Profession of Faith and took the Oath of Fidelity on the 11th of November, 2020 before Fr. Marcus Holden, Dean of Lambeth Deanery. This is required for him to validly fulfil the role of Parochial Administrator of SS Simon and Jude parish, Streatham Hill. Many congratulations Fr. Gregory.
As we face together the unusual situation in England and Wales of not being able to attend public worship due to the present health crisis, we would like to offer parishioners in Southwark and beyond a number of helpful resources to continue their prayer life and connect to the Catholic community.
Live-Streamed Mass & Spiritual Communion in Southwark Diocese
to Southwark parishes that live-stream Mass
Several Parishes within the Archdiocese live-stream Mass each weekend. We have compiled a list of those that currently do so, along with links to each stream. Please check the times of services since these may change from the normal advertised routine in the present circumstances.
Important Message regarding CHURCH CLOSURE - from Archbishop John: Following the Prime Minister's Address to the Nation and the
Government's instruction that all places of worship must now close their
doors. This means that, with immediate effect, without any exceptions, all
our churches and chapels across the Archdiocese must remain CLOSED to
the public until further notice. For full transcript see below item 2.
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| Parish Refurbishment, Renovation and Restoration works - June - Sept 2018
The church prior to the restoration / refurbishment click on the link here
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