St. Jude of the Lake is a warm, vibrant and faith filled community with many ministries in which to be involved. Our shared Christian experience doesn't end with Sunday worship - it begins there!


Join us!

 Weekday Masses:
Monday - 9am Prayer Service with Eucharist
Tuesday - Friday - 9am Mass (Thursday, 9:15 during the school year)

Weekend Mass:
Saturday - 5pm
Sunday - 9am & 11am

St. Jude of the Lake Catholic Church

Save the Date

Turkey Bingo is Saturday, November 14, 5:30 pm.

If you would like to help with this event, join the Fun-raising Team on October 11 in Kohler Hall after the 11:00 Mass.

Divine Mercy Retreat

Our parish will be hosting a Divine Mercy Retreat on December 11 & 12.

We have invited Dave and Joan Maroney to lead us this weekend. David and Joan Maroney are Catholic speakers and married lay couple Joan and Dave Maroney have been leading the way in the New Evangelization  since 1999.  As founders and directors of Mother of Mercy Messengers, an apostolate of the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception based at the National Shrine of The Divine Mercy in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, they have presented the Divine Mercy message through live multi-media presentations to over 100,000 souls at more than 1000 events  in parishes and schools across the US and beyond.

Friday, December 11

10-11 am Youth Presentation

7-9 pm - Family Presentation with Holy Hour & Confessions

Saturday, December 12 (Our Lady of Guadalupe - Feast Day)

Doors Open at 8:00 am with coffee and a light snack

Retreat: 9 am - 3:15 pm

There will be a sandwich lunch included. Free will offering is accepted. Register now! (click here)

For more information on the Maroney's click here.

For more information on this retreat click here.

Mahtomedi Area Food Shelf

Need Help call 651-395-5350

Client Pick-Up Times
Tuesday/Thursday 1:00 - 3:00 pm
1st & 3rd Wednesday 5:00 - 7:00 pm

The Food Shelf gives out more than food. On a regular basis they give out toiletries and toilet paper. The more the Food Shelf can help the clients with basic necessities the more reserve money the clients will have to pay their bills. During your summer travels please don't forget the Food Shelf. See the list below or donate your favorite items. To donate cash click here.

Urgent Needs

  • Pasta Sauce
  • Hearty Soups
  • Easy Mac
  • Spaghetti O’s
  • Jell-O and or Pudding cups
  • Cereal- Cold and Hot
  • Bar Soap
  • Tooth Paste and Brushes
  • Toilet Paper

Also other items we do get request for:

  • Coffee
  • Laundry Soap
  • Kleenex
  • Dish Soap
  • Cleaning Products

For more details on how to receive food click here.




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Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Office will be closed on Thursday, November 5. Staff will be at a seminar.

St. Jude Happenings

Instruments of Praise!

When: Sunday, Nov. 1 at 6:00 PM

Where: St. Jude of the Lake Catholic Church

Who: (bios are coming!)

    Steve Petrunak – Guitar
    Eileen Bird – Flute
    Doug Starkebaum – Cello
    Elliott Skogen – Violin
    Aaron VanDanacker – Piano

    Adults: $10
    Student/Senior: $8
    Confirmation/St. Jude Choir Member: Free!

A Free will offering will be taken up to support Music Ministry and their year of service at St. Jude’s.

We invite you to join us for an evening of instrumental prayer, meditation, and spiritual devotion. Eileen, Steve, Doug, Elliott, and Aaron are all professional musicians from around the United States and have come together for one evening to offer prayer and praise through their instruments to some of your favorite and most beloved hymns and contemporary Christian songs. Come and hear some traditional hymns you know and love as well as music of the great contemporary Christian composers of today, including Paul Tate, David Haas, Tom Franzak, and many more. Psalm 150 calls us to praise God through our instruments, which is why these musicians are offering a night with promises of beautiful prayer, petition, and music in the presence of the family which is our Church community. Please join us for this event — you won’t want to miss it!

Order your ticket now! (click here)

Mass Times

Weekday Masses:
Monday - 9am Prayer Service with Eucharist
Tuesday - Friday - 9am Mass (Thursday, 9:15 during the school year)

Weekend Mass:
Saturday - 5pm
Sunday - 9am & 11am


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Therefore, my dear brothers, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.

                                       - 1 Corinthians 15:58


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