St. Peregrine Novena June 1-9

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Dear Friends of St. Jude, St. Peregrine Laziosi had a profound devotion to the Passion of Christ. Indeed, it was to the Crucifix that he went in his moment of greatest need. When he was about sixty years of age, an infection developed in his right leg. As his condition worsened, it was decided that […]

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Mother’s and Father’s Day Novenas 2021

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Dear Friends of St. Jude, It has never been more difficult for mothers and fathers to live out their vocation as Christian parents. Indeed, the whole family feels the pressures of our often broken society and the hurts of human sin. Prayer has never been more needed for parents and children than in these times, […]

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Easter Novena 2021

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, One of my favorite antiphons of the Divine Office states, “See how the Cross of Christ stands revealed as the Tree of Life.” For me, it brings to mind the Roman Basilica of San Clemente which has been under the custody of the Irish Dominicans since the seventeenth century, […]

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Our Lady of Lourdes Novena Feb. 3-11

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Our Lady of Lourdes Novena (February 3-11) Daily Mass Currently all Mass intentions are celebrated at the daily morning Mass, which is live-streamed on the St. Jude YouTube or the St. Dominic Church YouTube channels at 8:00 a.m. Mon-Fri, 9:00 a.m. Sat, and 9:30 a.m. Sun. Due to the Coronavirus restrictions, a limited number of […]

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Our Lady of Lourdes Novena Feb. 3-11

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Our Lady of Lourdes, be our comfort, hope, strength, and consolation. Amen.   Dear Friends of St. Jude, “What saddens you?” This question was asked of Our Lady by St. Bernadette at the sixth apparition. At the Grotto of Massabielle, the Virgin showed herself eighteen times to Bernadette Soubirous. Under the title “the Immaculate Conception,” she […]

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Christmas Novena of Masses

Friday, December 18, 2020

Christmas 2020  “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light.” -Isaiah 9:1 Dear Friends of St. Jude, More than two millennia ago, a child was born in Bethlehem, a small village outside of Jerusalem. Angels announced to shepherds and visiting Magi that this child was the Messiah, the Savior of the world. […]

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Prayer for All Souls during the Month of November

Friday, October 30, 2020

All Souls, 2020 Dear Brothers and Sisters: Prayer for the dead is an essential part of every single offering of the Sacrifice of the Mass. The Faithful Departed are mentioned in each Eucharistic Prayer and very frequently at the Prayers of the Faithful. Every day, worshipers throughout the world ask God to have mercy on […]

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St. Jude Novena, October 20 – October 28

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

St. Jude Novena, October 20 – October 28 Daily Mass Currently all Mass intentions are celebrated at the daily morning Mass, which is live-streamed on the St. Jude YouTube or the St. Dominic Church YouTube channels at 8:00 a.m. Mon-Fri, 9:00 a.m. Sat, and 9:30 a.m. Sun. Due to the Coronavirus restrictions, a limited number […]

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St. Jude Novena October 20 – 28

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Dear Friends of St. Jude: The urgency and centrality of the Gospel message has lost none of its potency in this most difficult of years. With all the terrible occurrences of 2020, it is easy to lose sight of the preaching of the Apostles: “The Kingdom of God is at hand!” We may well ask […]

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CANCELLED: St. Jude Pilgrimage October 24, 2020

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

CANCELLED: St. Jude Pilgrimage October 24, 2020 Due to the ongoing COVID crisis this year’s St. Jude Pilgrimage is cancelled. Guidance on safer social interactions during the pandemic in the City and County of San Francisco limits the number of people permitted at public gatherings. As we all work to reopen San Francisco and our places […]

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