Prayer Shawl Ministry - March 3rd at 10 am in the parish library. Calling all knitters, crocheters, quilters, or anyone who wants to make fleece blankets to bless others!
Pack Homeless Care Bags - March 11 & 12 after all Masses in the patio. Pack bags for the homeless with fellow
Adopt A Family Easter Signup Weekend - March 18 & 19 at all doors of the church after all Masses. Each Spring, St. Jude Parishioners donate Easter Baskets for the less fortunate children in our community.
Sandwich Ministry - March 20th at 10 am in the parish hall. Make sandwiches for children and homeless teens in Los Angeles and senior residents at Many Mansions in Thousand Oaks.
LA Religious Education Congress
RECongress is the largest annual gathering of its kind in the world. The four-day event is held at the Anaheim (Calif.) Convention Center and is sponsored by the Los Angeles Office of Religious Education. Begun in 1968 as an "institute" for religious education (CCD) teachers, RECongress has grown to include people of all vocations and different faiths. http://www.recongress.org/
- February 23 YOUTH DAY – Congress opens on Thursday with a day-long event for high school youth. Read more
- February 24-26 Congress Days – The remaining three-day weekend is open to adults and young adults and offers more than 200 speakers presenting over 300 workshops, in addition to lunchtime entertainment, evening concerts, 16 Liturgies in a variety of characters, the Exhibit Hall and much more.
Shrove Tuesday, February 28th
Palm Burning & Dessert! Bring your palm fronds you have saved from last Palm Sunday and take part in this preparation for Lent. We will burn the palm fronds to get ready for Ash Wednesday. Join us on the hospitality patio Tuesday, February 28th at 6:30pm - it will last about 15 minutes. Bring your favorite dessert you are giving up for Lent to share and stay for one last delicious serving before we enter into the Lenten season. For more information contact Cindy Cindy@saintjudetheapostle.org
Ash Wednesday, March 1st
10am Distribution of Ashes (School & Parish)
12pm Mass with Distribution of Ashes
4pm Distribution of Ashes
6pm Mass with Distribution of Ashes
University Series begins March 2nd
The University Series begins March 2nd at St. Judes and runs until Holy Week. We have sessions on Tuesday and Thursday nights and speakers at our parish include Fr. Marc Reeves, Joe Sikorra and Sr. Edith Prendergast. For more information visit www.theuniversityseries.org University booklets are available in the Pastoral Office and Church vestibule.
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Coffee & Donuts on the Patio
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The Archdiocese of Los Angeles is pleased to announce their partnership with local law enforcement to raise awareness about the evil of human trafficking and provide practical resources for victim assistance. It is especially important for our immigrant communities to know that local law enforcement provides victim assistance without reporting to immigration authorities. All of our parishes and schools are being asked to join in prayer against human trafficking and to help increase awareness in their communities. For more information, please visit www.la-archdiocese.org//Human-Trafficking
02/22/17 5:13 am
(Vatican Radio) Self-centeredness and sin corrupt the beauty of Creation, but God does not abandon humanity and turns Creation’s groans into hope for new life. That was at the heart of Pope Francis’ catechesis on Christian hope at his Wednesday General Audience.
Listen to Devin Watkins' report:Read More
02/22/17 4:36 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has sent a telegramme of condolences for the death of the former Archbishop of Dublin, Cardinal Desmond Connell, who died on Monday at the age of 90 following a long illness.
In the message, addressed to the current Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin, the Pope recalls Cardinal Connell’s many contributions to the Church in Ireland, especially in the area of philosophical studies.Read More
02/22/17 3:12 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis has appealed for the hard-hit people of South Sudan, “where a fratricidal conflict is compounded by a severe food crisis which has hit the Horn of Africa region and condemns to death by starvation millions of people, including many children”.
He called on all involved to “commit not to stop at making statements, but also to provide concrete food aid and to allow it to reach suffering populations”.Read More
Archdiocese of Los Angeles's Bequest Language
An excellent way for you to support Archdiocese of Los Angeles's parishes, schools and ministries is to leave us a bequest in your will, living trust or with a codicil. One significant benefit of making a gift by bequest is that it allows you to continue to use the property you will leave to charity during your life. Another benefit is that you are able to leave a lasting legacy. Read More