Browsing St. Jude News

Browsing St. Jude News

Be a part of the Divine Mercy Novena

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 4/04/14

St. Faustina was a polish nun who lived in the first half of the 20th century.  She was also a visionary to whom Jesus gave revelation.  On February 22, 1931, Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ appeared to this simple nun, bringing with Him a wonderful message of Mercy ... Read More »

Spaghetti Dinner for the Food Shelf

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 3/28/14








March is Minnesota FoodShare Month so the Mahtomedi Area Food Shelf partnered with Coventry Senior Living and on March 27, 2014 Coventry Senior Living sponsored a spaghetti dinner for the Food Shelf. The cost was $5 with a food item for ... Read More »

What is Taizé Prayer

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 3/27/14

Taizé prayer is meditative singing, reflection, and periods of silence that allow each of us to quiet ourselves and be open to God speaking to our hearts.

Prayer as Described by the Taizé Community

Singing is one of the most essential elements of worship. Short songs, repeated again and ... Read More »

Early Understanding of Lent

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 3/13/14

The Sacrament of Baptism is the primary sacrament of forgiveness of sin.  In the early church, prior to the fourth century, those who were guilty of serious sin were ostracized by the Church and had no means to return.  Given the beliefs of the time, many put off the ... Read More »

Friends and Family Month at LADC

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 3/07/14

At Lake Area Discovery Center, March is Friends and Family Month!

LADC is a Nationally Accredited, non-profit early childhood program who partners with Annunciation Catholic Church to provide quality Christian based programs for families with young children.

REFER A FAMILY to LADC, and YOU will receive a $50 Target ... Read More »

Mardi Gras was a HUGE Success!

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 3/04/14

A Big Thank You to all the attendees and volunteers at our "Evening on Bourbon Street".  A terrific night of fun, fellowship, and fundraising. A special note of gratitude to the many talented, creative, and dedicated committee members, who worked countless hours to make it a success! We also ... Read More »

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 2/24/14

On February 22, the Habitat for Humanity group held a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for their annual trip to Ft. Smith, AK. A good time was had by all. Volunteers served visitors a spaghetti dinner which included meatballs, salad, bread and dessert. Many volunteers were on hand that night to ... Read More »

Transforming for the Future

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 12/04/13

Below is the announcement from Fr. Cory Rohlfing about the changes to St. Jude School for next year. Please see our Transforming for the Future page on the school website for all of the latest information regarding this transition.



Dear St. Jude of the Lake Family,In consultation ... Read More »

Join for a special school meeting

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 11/27/13

Families,We know that over the past several years, as enrollment at St. Jude of the Lake School has continued to decline, many of you have experienced a sense of uncertainty regarding the school’s viability and future. We are reaching out to you today to inform you of a critical ... Read More »

All Saints Celebration

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 11/05/13

The All Saints Celebration on October 30 was a huge success. Fun was had by all ages. The kids and adults alike were treated to a magician, storyteller who also juggled, trick or treating, crafts and a surprise appearance by Magneto and Wolverine.