Easter Novena, 2020

Friday, March 27, 2020

Dear Friends of St. Jude, St. Dominic’s Church, home of the St. Jude Shrine, like most churches across the country, has gone dark in response to the coronavirus. Public Masses have been suspended, and Lenten and other pastoral outreach programs cancelled, as we approach Holy Week and the Resurrection of Our Lord. For us Catholics […]

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Suspension Masses and Confessions at the St. Jude Shrine during Corona Virus Crisis

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Dear Friends of St. Jude, The San Francisco Bay Area counties have issued a “shelter in place” order for the purpose of limiting the spread of the coronavirus.  Based on this latest ordinance and in consultation with the Archdiocese, we want to keep you updated on the latest with regard to our schedule. All daily […]

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Our Lady of Lourdes Novena (Feb. 3-11)

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Dear Friends of St. Jude: At the baths of Lourdes, a Christian is laid body and soul, bare before his Mother. Naked, the visitor is lowered backward into the cold waters by the hands of attendants. Yet, the moment is saturated completely with trust in the intercession of our Lady, whose maternal presence imbues the […]

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Christmas Novena, 2019

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Dear Friends of St. Jude, The Advent and Christmas liturgical cycles have always been my favorite of the ecclesiastical year. Like a great painting the seasons provide background colors highlighting the figures we celebrate during the feast days of these weeks. The Mother of God is celebrated under some of her greatest titles and the […]

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