As a parish of the Diocese of Grand Rapids, St. Mary Madgalen has opened its doors to Kentwood’s faithful since 1956 and continues to provide its parishioners with weekly services, community get-togethers, and more. In addition, our dedicated staff provides established programs for:

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St. Mary Magdalen’s Parish, a faith-filled and loving Catholic faith community in Kentwood, Michigan is seeking a Faith Formation
Director to coordinate and develop its Faith Formation Program including overseeing first-8th grade Wednesday and Sacramental Preparation Classes;
Vacation Bible School program; Children Liturgy of the Word Program at 9am & 11am Sunday Masses; and Pre-Cana Class. Requirements include: Degree of
Pastoral Ministry or equivalent, strong knowledge of Roman Catholic faith and catechism, and interpersonal communication and management skills. Salary and
benefits commensurate experience and skills. Send Resume with References to Search Committee for Faith Formation Director: or, 1253 52nd
St. SE Kentwood, MI 49508. Resumes accepted through July 8, 2024.

Mass Times and Confession

Daily Readings
9am, 11am & 5pm - Sunday
8am - Mon, Wed, Thu & Fri
5pm - Saturday Vigil

Confession: Saturday 3:30 - 4:45pm

Location and Office Hours

1253 52nd St. SE, Kentwood, MI 49508
8:30 am - 4:30 pm - Mon-Thu
8:30 am - 1:00 pm - Fri

Adoration - 1st Friday, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm


(616) 455-9310

news and upcoming Events

Prayer for vocation


O God,
hear our prayer
and let our cry come to You.
Bless the Diocese of Grand Rapids
with many vocations to the
priesthood, diaconate,
and religious life.
Give Your sons and daughters
the confidence o
accept Your call,
and the love to follow always
in the footsteps of
Your beloved Son
with courage and dedication
to Your will.


Annual Parish Festival

Our Annual Parish Festival will be on Sunday, July 21st after the 11am Mass, under the tent.  Keep checking the bulletin and our website for more details.

Free Perishable Food



St. Mary Magdalen offers free perishable food typically the fourth Saturday each month. Distribution starts at 9:00am. Arrive early to register. 
Upcoming 2024 Dates: May-NONE, June 29, July 27, August 24, September 28, October 26, November 23, December 28