Mission Statement We, the members of St. Jude The Apostle Parish, are committed to living and proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ and following the teaching of the Catholic Church. As the People of God, we recognize the universal call to holiness, rooted in Baptism and nourished by the sacraments, especially the Eucharist. We act in charity and justice as a visible sign of our mission to be a house of welcome and a place of service to all.
Welcome to St. Jude The Apostle in Lewes, Delaware! If you are new to the area and would like to register, please complete this form.You can return it to the parish office, drop it off in the collection basket or mail it to the office.We have many activities and ministries that you might like to become involved in.Please take at look at our website and let us know is you would like to become involved in any of our ministries. Below is a current calendar of all of our events. Call or email us if you have any questions
Thank you for your generous support of the Sustaining Hope for the Future campaign. We have pledges totaling $602,683 from 360 parishioners. Our parish goal is $1,000,000 over 3 years. The Diocese will receive 60% and our parish 40% of all funds received up to our goal. Campaign proceeds received after our goal is met will be 60% for our parish and 40% for the Diocese. The Sustaining Hope for the Future campaign is a great opportunity for our parish and the diocese to take care of our long-term needs.
If you have not yet make a pledge, you still have an opportunity to help us finish the campaign on a very strong and positive note. Your small sacrifice of $5/day, $3/day or $1/day will go a long way toward securing the future of our parish and diocese. Envelopes are available at the end of the pews, or at the Parish Office. If you have already donated or pledged to the Campaign, Thank you so much! Please review the campaign material, pray about your response and continue to spread the positive message about this important effort!
IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS
Adoration is available in the Chapel Monday, 6 AM through Saturday 12 Noon and Sunday 11 AM to 7 PM.
The Parish Office and the Religious Education Office will be closed at noon on Friday, Dec, 19, 2014. We will reopen on Monday, Dec. 22 at 8 AM.
The Parish Office and the Religious Education Office will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 24,2014 through Sunday, Dec. 28,2014. we will reopen on Monday, Dec. 29, 2014.
The Parish Office and the Religious Education Office will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 through Sunday, Jan.
Christmas Mass schedule is as follows:
Advent Penance Service is Wednesday, Dec.17, 2014 at 7 PM in the Church.
Christmas Eve Masses (December 24,2014)
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 4 PM (Family Liturgy Mass), 6PM and 10PM
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 8:30 and 10 AM
Perpetual Adoration is available from 6 AM Monday until Noon Saturday and Sunday 11 AM to 7 PM.