Waiting in Joyful Hope

Monday, December 17, 2018

This evening, Holy Mother Church begins her expectant wait for the coming of her Savior in the flesh by chanting the O Antiphons at Vespers. These antiphons have been converted into the beautiful Advent hymn “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel.” The antiphons invoking Our Lord go in order: Wisdom, Lord, Root of Jesse, Key of […]

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Advent Penance Service

Friday, December 14, 2018

Advent Penance Services Multiple priests will be on hand to hear your confession. Get ready for Christmas! December 18th, 2018 12 noon – 1 pm 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Confession heals, confession justifies, confession grants pardon of sin, all hope consists in confession; in confession there is a chance for mercy. –Saint Isidore of Seville   […]

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St. Jude Painting Raffle

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

This beautiful image of St. Jude (approximately 16″x20″), made in Peru, will be raffled off to benefit the Shrine of St. Jude. Tickets will be available after St. Jude Masses the December 10-16.  Drawing to be held December 17th.  If you would like to buy tickets and are not in the area, please call our office, […]

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Christmas Novena

Monday, November 19, 2018

“We are a ‘touchy’ people, Father… we like to touch.” Dear friends of St. Jude, I was invited for this past St. Jude feast by the devotees of St. Jude in Tucumán, Argentina, to come and give a novena with some of our relics of St. Jude, while Fr. James Moore, OP, my predecessor, was […]

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Month-Long Novena for All Souls’

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Let us help and commemorate them. If Job’s sons were purified by their father’s sacrifice (Job 1:5), why would we doubt that our offerings for the dead bring them some consolation? Let us not hesitate to help those who have died and to offer our prayers for them –St. John Chrysostom Dear friends of St. […]

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Our New Novices

Saturday, September 1, 2018

We are blessed to have with us at the Shrine of St. Jude the company of our novitiate, and every year new novices pass through our hallowed doors to begin their formation as sons of St. Dominic, zealous preachers of the Gospel.  You will most often see them at our daily 5:30 PM St. Jude […]

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