Browsing St. Jude News

Browsing St. Jude News

Holy Door Reflection

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 9/29/16

I was completely humbled as I entered the St. Paul cathedral; I thought, I was convinced that I knew the way through the door. Not so, Not so.

My mouth agape, my face red with humiliation. I begin the slow walk around the cathedral looking and not finding the ... Read More »

Make Jesus a Priority!

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 9/08/16

Make Jesus a priority!

Take the time to attend one of the 2016/17 Adult School of Prayer offerings in the Jubilee Year of Mercy! Click here for more information.

What is the “Adult School of Prayer”? Father Cory has shared his discernment for St. Jude of the Lake Parish ... Read More »

What is Adult School of Prayer?

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 8/30/16

What is the “Adult School of Prayer”? Father Cory has shared his discernment for St. Jude of the Lake Parish to become “more” prayerful. One step towards that goal is to have an ongoing offering of adult bible studies and small faith groups. The “Adult School of Prayer”, ASOP ... Read More »

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 8/17/16

We have begun a novena (nine days of prayer) to Blessed Pier Georgio Frassati for those suffering from cancer. These excerpts are taken from the FrassatiUSA website.Pier Giorgio Michelangelo Frassati was a handsome, fun-loving, athletic, courageous and devout Catholic born into a prominent Italian family in Turin, Italy. He ... Read More »

With Much Gratitude

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 7/21/16

Dear Saints of St. Jude’s Parish,Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus be with you all. I am back to the Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity to undertake another summer assignment and I deem it necessary to express my profound gratitude ... Read More »

Can we see Jesus in the people we meet?

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 7/13/16

Dear Friends in Christ,During last’s weeks Sunday homily, I stated this: “The only thing that we encounter each day that is immortal, outside of God, is other people.” All the rest of the stuff we do throughout the day no matter how important doesn’t take precedence over other people ... Read More »

Does God Give Us All We Need

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/23/16

Dear Friends,On June 24 we celebrated the feast of St. John the Baptist. I always smile when we celebrate this day because his feast day reminds me that we only have 6 months until we celebrate Christmas. Isn’t that awesome? I know that summer time is precious and the ... Read More »

Welcome Gabriel

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/09/16

Welcome to Gabriel our seminarian for the summer. If you see him around campus make sure you welcome him to St. Jude!

Let's Keep the Generosity Flowing!

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/03/16


We are pleased and grateful with the generosity that so many of you have showed toward the capital campaign. We are halfway through the campaign now, and can see light at the end of the tunnel. Our goal of eliminating all our debt is within reach. We are ... Read More »

Celebrated Priests

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 5/27/16

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Two of St. Jude's favorite priests celebrated ordination anniversaries this year! Fr. Tom Fitzgerald celebrated his 50th anniversary in March, while Fr. Cory celebrated his 15th anniversary last Thursday. We are blessed by their presence here at St. Jude! Thank you both for your "Yes" God's ... Read More »