Participate in a live Stations of the Cross with Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades on Friday, April 3 at 7 p.m. All are encouraged to "join in this great prayer which our diocese will offer up to the Lord for an end to the coronavirus epidemic, relief for those who are afflicted, and eternal salvation for those who the Lord has called to Himself."-Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades. To join, visit the Diocese of Fort Wayne South Bend You Tube or Facebook pages. Search"@diocesefwsb." or click on one of the links below: YouTube
Mark your calendars for a SVdP Stuff-A-Truck event at St Jude the weekend of March 28th and 29th. The St Vincent DePaul Society of St Joseph County works in collaboration with Goodwill Industries to provide clothing and household items at no charge to the clients of SVdP. Please begin collecting your unused clothing and household items now and help us stuff this truck for a worthy cause.
"You Can Lend a Hand" coupon books are for sale by students or from the school office. For only $3, these contain coupons for Papa Vino's, Chili's,Burger King, South Bend Cubs, Kroc Center, Potawatomi Zoo, and the Compton Ice Arena. Sale of You Can Lend a Hand booklets will help fund the cost of our Spring Musical production of Annie.
Last year we served 65 campers from 18 parishes. Our Dollar Sunday* fundraiser for CYC takes place in a second collection at this weekend’s Masses. Your donations are very helpful and much appreciated! Our brochure will be posted on the St. Jude website at www.stjudeparish.net. If you are interested in sponsoring campers, call the parish office and speak with Mary Krisch or contact Dave and Jan Torma at 291-3381. Sincerely in Christ, Dave and Jan Torma
* If you want to make a donation but can’t this weekend, please place your donation in an envelope marked “Catholic Youth Camp” and place it in the Offertory Basket at the next Mass you attend.
St. Jude is proud to announce Mrs. Deborah Hudak as this year's Light of Learning award recipient. Debbie has been the counselor at St. Jude since 2007. She has previously shared time at St. Joseph Grade School, St. Monica, and (currently) Holy Cross Grade School. Debbie is in her 27th year with the Diocese and had served in some of our schools in a contracted role for several years prior to that.