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Blessing of a Christmas Tree

The use of the Christmas tree is relatively modern. Its origins are found in the medieval mystery plays that depicted the tree of paradise and the Christmas light or candle that symbolized Christ, the Light of the world. According to custom, the Christmas tree is set up just …

Second Sunday of Advent: December 4, 2016

Reading 1 – Is 11:1-10 On that day, a shoot shall sprout from the stump of Jesse, and from his roots a bud shall blossom. The spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him: a spirit of wisdom and of understanding, a spirit of counsel and of strength, …

Mass Intentions: December 3-9, 2016

Sat Dec 3 4:00 PM Dr. Anna Yu + Sun Dec 4 9:30 AM Maggie Ruibal + 11:30 AM Intentions of Kathleen Foy and Family Mon Dec 5 11:40 AM Alemma Joseph + 12:15 PM Mark Arvin + Tue Dec 6 11:40 AM Diane Hubert + 12:15 PM …

I Am Among You As One Who Serves (2 Luke 22-27)

St. Jude Chapel is asking God to inspire you to step forth in love and service to minister during our Masses as Eucharistic Ministers, Proclaimers of the word, and Hospitality Ministers (Ushers). Father Jonathan invites all of you who now serve in these ministries and those whom God …

Second Collection Dec 3 and 4: For Those Impacted by Hurricane Matthew

Early in October, Hurricane Matthew devastated significant parts of the Southeast coast of the United States and some countries in the Caribbean, especially Haiti. While many have begun to assist, we realize that the road to restoration will be long and additional support will be needed. The second …

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: December 2, 2016

FRIDAY, December 2nd is the First Friday of the month. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament begins at 10:00 A.M. and concludes at 2:00 P.M. Join us after the 11:40 A.M. and 12:15 P.M. Masses for lunch and fellowship.