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Office Hours and Mass Times

Monday - Thursday 9-5 pm
Friday 9-4 pm
Sunday 7:30 - Noon

The Pastoral Office will be closed:
October 10, 2016 for Columbus Day

Saturday Vigil 5pm
Sunday Mass 8am, 10am, Noon, 5pm
Weekday Mass Monday - Friday 12:05pm
Reconciliation Saturday Evening 3:45-4:30pm

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Vatican News

Pope: overcome spiritual desolation through prayer, not pills or drink

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis said silence and prayer is the way to overcome our darkest moments, rather than resorting to pills or alcoholic drinks to escape from our woes. His comments came during his homily at the morning Mass celebrated on Tuesday at the Santa Marta residence. 

Taking his cue from the day’s first reading where Job was living through a spiritual desolation and was giving vent to his sorrows before God, the Pope’s homily focused on these dark moments of spiritual desolation that all of us experience at some point and explained how we can overcome them. He said although Job was in deep trouble and had lost everything he did not curse God and his outburst was that of “a son in front of his father.”

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Holy See: Peace of nuclear deterrence "a tragic illusion"

(Vatican Radio) The Vatican told the United Nations on Monday “nuclear arms offer a false sense of security, and that the uneasy peace promised by nuclear deterrence is a tragic illusion.”

“Nuclear weapons cannot create for us a stable and secure world,” said Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations.

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Cardinal Parolin: Religion important for peace in Colombia

(Vatican Radio) The Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, on Monday celebrated a Liturgy of the Word in Cartagena to mark the signing of the Final Agreement between the Government of Colombia and the Marxist FARC rebels which aims to end decades of conflict which have left nearly 250,000 people dead, and displaced millions of others.

In his homily, the Cardinal said Pope Francis has followed “with great attention” and encouraged  “the efforts of recent years in search of harmony and reconciliation.”

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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

Open House Sunday

Image result for open house sunday Join us for Open House Sunday on October 2nd from 2:00 - 3:30pm

Take the opportunity to tour St. Jude’s Church at your own pace.  Peek behind the scenes in the Sacristy, ask questions in the Sanctuary….docents will be available to answer questions all afternoon. 

If you have ever been curious or want to know more about anything in the Church building itself, please come and join us! 

Contact the Faith Formation office with questions or if you would like to help (818)889-0612 or email Cindy

Blessing of the Animals Oct 4th

All God’s creatures (human and otherwise) are welcome!

Please bring your furry and feathered and friendly companions to St. Jude’s for the traditional BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS. Celebrating the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi on Tuesday, October 4th at 6:30pm

Please park on the parish grounds, and gather with us on the grassy area that runs along Lindero Canyon Rd.

St. Jude's 2016 Country Time Faire & Carnival

October 22nd  12pm - 10pm

October 23rd 1pm - 8pm

Grand Raffle with Exciting Prizes, New Ride Company, Pumpkin Decorating, Live Music & Dancing,  Click here for more

Sponsorship Opportunities~Both cash and product donations are needed.  In exchange for sponsorship, St. Jude will provide advertisement on sponsor banners Click Here for details

Volunteer Opportunity

Image result for book fair volunteersDo you want volunteer hours and/or would you like to help St Jude Church and St Jude School with a fundraiser?  We need help sorting and selling books for The St Jude Country Time Faire from 10am to noon weekdays until October 21st, and most of the day on Oct 22 and Oct 23. Click Here to signup to help sorting or selling books at the Book Fair at the St Jude Country Time Faire.

Book Donations-Another way you can help is by donating your unwanted books for the Book Fair. Please drop off your donation to the St. Jude Parish Hall Stage. Donations not accepted are reference books, textbooks, encyclopedias, VHS or cassette tapes. Dictionaries okay. To view the St. Jude Book Fair Flyer Click Here

Book Donation Contest!-September 12, 2016 – September 26, 2016 – The class at St Jude School who donates the most books between September 12th and September 26th gets Free Dress!

If you have any questions, please contact Jan Campanile , Cathy Elmore  or Margaret Hodgson (818) 889-6034

Choir Recruitment

Adult Choir invites anyone interested to join us as we begin oour new season. Click here for details

Children's Choir! We are accepting children from grades 3rd - 7th.   We are looking for kids who love music, can take direction and stay focused for the entire rehearsal.  This choir will sing once a month at the 10:00 a.m. Mass and Christmas Eve at 4:00 p.m.  Click here for details

Youth Choir! We are accepting youth from 8th grade to 12th grade. Click here for details

Holy Year of Mercy Resources

Pope Francis invites us to think about mercy anew as the "act by which God comes to meet us" but also mercy as the "fundamental law that dwells in the heart of every person who looks sincerely into the eyes of his brothers and sisters on the path of life"..   Read More

Monitor the Online Footprint of Your Student-A FREE Tool

Footprint Friday: A Free Tool to Monitor the Online Footprint of Your Student. This tool helps parents monitor their student's social media presence every Friday in less than 5 minutes. Read more.