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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Epistle of Saint Jude
This James is to be identified with the Bishop of the Church of Jerusalem (Acts 15:13; 21:18), spoken of by St. Paul as "the brother of the Lord" (Gal.
The recognition of Jude in the Syriac Church is not clear.
Jude's intention was to caution his readers, the Hebrew Christians, against such depraved teaching, and to exhort them to keep faithfully the teaching of the Apostles.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/08542b.htm   (2515 words)

  
 Domestic-Church.Com: Saint Profile: Simon Zealot Jude Thaddeus
Saint Jude was the brother of Saint James the Less and Saint Simeon.
Saint Jude preached the Gospel in Judea, Samaria, Syria, and Mesopotamia.
Jude is often, in popular usage, referred to as the patron of desperate causes, the "saint of last resort," the one you ask for help when all else fails.
www.domestic-church.com /CONTENT.DCC/19980901/SAINTS/STJUDE.HTM   (1763 words)

  
 Patron Saints Index Commercial Page for Saint Jude
Saint Anthony of Padua and Saint Jude are two saints who have come to enjoy wide popularity among the faithful as mediators of God's heavenly help.
While these saints are often invoked for their assistance, many who do so are strangers to the full story of these saints' role as part of the communion of saints.
Saint Jude, the patron of lost causes, is revealed through the accounts of his assistance that range from averted bankruptcy, to miraculous rescues, to the completion of a normal pregnancy against all odds.
www.catholic-forum.com /saints/stj03com.htm   (569 words)

  
 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of October 28   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Abbot Dorbhene of Iona was descended from a brother of Saint Columba.
Saint Adamnan's life of the latter, written by Saint Dorbhene, is still in existence (Benedictines).
I promise, O blessed Saint Jude, to be mindful of this great favor, to always honor you as my special and powerful patron, and to gratefully encourage devotion to you.
www.saintpatrickdc.org /ss/1028.htm   (1536 words)

  
 Saint Jude Thaddeus
Saint Jude Thaddeus was closely associated with our Lord by blood relationship through Saints Joachim and Anne, the parents of the Blessed Virgin.
Saint Jude is known mainly as the author of the New Testament Epistle of Jude.
Jude concluded the letter with a prayer praising God for the Incarnation, by means of which the eternal Word of God, Jesus Christ, took upon Himself our human nature and redeemed mankind.
www.sainteleanor.org /STJude.htm   (494 words)

  
 USCCB - NAB - Jude
The person intended is almost certainly the other Jude, named in the gospels among the relatives of Jesus (Matthew 13:55; Mark 6:3), and the James who is listed there as his brother is the one to whom the Letter of James is attributed (see the Introduction to James).
Nothing else is known of this Jude, and the apparent need to identify him by reference to his better-known brother indicates that he was a rather obscure personage in the early church.
Most scholars believe that Jude is the earlier of the two, principally because he quotes two apocryphal Jewish works, the Assumption of Moses (Jude 1:9) and the Book of Enoch (Jude 1:14-15) as part of his structured argument, whereas 2 Peter omits both references.
www.nccbuscc.org /nab/bible/jude/jude.htm   (1846 words)

  
 Biography of Saint Jude   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Tradition has it that St. Jude's father, Cleophas, was murdered because of his forthright and outspoken devotion to the risen Christ.
Mary Cleophas, the mother of St. Jude and St. James the Less, was a cousin of the Virgin Mary.
Jude is shown, traditionally, as carrying the image of Jesus in his hand.
cweb.snip.net /stjude/stjbio.htm   (323 words)

  
 The Saint Series (Jude)
Apostle and martyr, he is usually identified with Thaddaeus (or Lebbeus), Jude (Judas), the brother of St James the Less, one of the brethren of the Lord and the author of the Epistle of Jude.
Jude is frequently "thanked" in the "personal" sections of the sort of newpapers Our Saint would doubtless have spurned.
Saint Jude was long neglected by the Faithful as an object of veneration because his name is identical to that of the infamous disciple who betrayed Christ and this patronage is said to have originated because nobody invoked him for anything.
www.krayel.com /jude.html   (287 words)

  
 St Jude's RC Primary School - Our Patron - St Jude
Jude was related to Jesus, therefore, through his father and mother as a cousin of our Lord and the brother of James.
Jude was martyred in Persia or Armenia, the records are unclear and his feast day is on 28th October.
He is often referred to as the patron saint of difficult or hopeless cases and thousands daily pray to him when all else has failed.
www.st-judes.org.uk /page-11.html   (221 words)

  
 St Jude Thaddeus, Sermon by Pastor Karen Siegfriedt, from St Jude the Apostle Episcopal Church, Cupertino, California
Jude is the symbol of hope; the patron saint of desperate causes.
Jude is listed in the gospel of Luke as the son of James and as being one of the twelve apostles.
Jude was forced to climb up to a ledge raised in the midst of rock.
www.saintjudes.org /src/Sermons/981025ks.htm   (1754 words)

  
 Saint Jude's Meditation Center
Saint Jude is known as Jude Thaddeus (or Addai), a close relative of Jesus through Mary Cleophas.
Jude is often depicted carrying an image of Jesus in his hand or around his neck.
Jude probably returned to Jerusalem for the Council of the Apostles (according to Eusebius Jude returned to Jerusalem in the year 62, and assisted at the election of his cousin, St. Simeon, as Bishop of Jerusalem.
www.angelfire.com /pa5/jude   (781 words)

  
 Shrine of Saint Jude Montréal, Canada
Jude was one of the twelve Apostles chosen by Jesus among his disciples.
Saint Jude is always represented holding a club in his hand, many times mistaken for a walking stick.
Shrine of the Rosary and of Saint Jude
www.saintjudemontreal.org /default.htm   (253 words)

  
 St. Jude   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
At the outset of this Epistle Jude identifies himself as "the brother of James." This is taken to mean St. James the Less, bishop of Jerusalem, who is known for his authorship of the Epistle bearing his name.
Jude, also known by the name of Thaddeus, and James the Less were sons of Cleophas and Mary, the latter, possibly, a cousin of the Blessed Virgin.
The history of St. Jude after the Ascension continues to be obscure, and indeed is as uncertain as that of St. Simon, whom the Church calendar honors on the same day.
www.ewtn.com /library/MARY/JUDE.htm   (324 words)

  
 Saint Jude Thaddeus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Jude wears a necklace with the image of Christ representing the imprint of the Divine Countenance that was entrusted to him by Jesus.
Jude has the “tongue of fire” on his forehead to symbolize the Day of Pentecost, which was identified as the beginning of his preaching ministry.
I promise, O blessed Saint Jude, to be ever mindful of this great favor, to always honor you as my special and powerful patron, and to gratefully encourage devotion to you.  Amen.
www.stjude.org /behavioral-medicine/0,2543,435_2062_18926,00.html   (535 words)

  
 Saint Jude, Apostle (Patron of Hopeless Causes) | Catholic-Pages.com
The Apostle Jude, in his own Epistle, gives himself the title: "brother of James", which is the meaning of the name Thaddeus (or Lebbeus) by which Jude was also known.
In the opinion of Catholic scriptural scholars, St Jude was the full brother of St James the Less who was regarded as Christ's first cousin.
Eusebius quotes a story about two grandsons of St Jude who were questioned by the Emperor Domitian who was alarmed by the report that they were of the royal house of David.
www.catholic-pages.com /saints/st_jude.asp   (294 words)

  
 Saint Jude Novena
Jude undoubtedly traveled with Jesus from village to village and witnessed Jesus' healing power.
Jude was one of the disciples to whom Jesus "gave power and authority...to preach the Kingdom of God and to heal the sick." (Lk9:1-2) He sent them out two by two, and to their amazement, "They drove out many demons, and rubbed oil on the sick and healed them." (Mk 6:13)
Most Holy Apostle, St. Jude Thaddeus, faithful servant and friend of Jesus, the name of the traitor who delivered your beloved Master into the hands of his enemies has caused you to be forgotten by many.
www.angelfire.com /az/suncitysue/SaintJudeNovena.html   (479 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Saint Jude (Early Christianity, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Saint Jude or Saint Judas [Jude is an English form to distinguish him from Judas Iscariot], in the New Testament, one of the Twelve Apostles, also called Thaddaeus.
He is thought to have been the son or brother of St. James the Less.
It is doubtful that he was the Judas called the brother of Jesus or the traditional author of the Letter of St. Jude.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/J/Jude-St.html   (201 words)

  
 Home
Jude Catholic School opened in 1985 and is fully accredited by the Florida Catholic Conference and recognized by the State of Florida.
The curriculum St. Jude School uses is the curriculum set forth by the Diocese of Palm Beach and is used in all the Catholic elementary schools throughout the Diocese of Palm Beach.
Called to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ, the Saint Jude Catholic School and Church Communities join together to provide a learning experience which ensures that all students have the opportunity to achieve their highest potential, while growing in the understanding that they are created and loved by God.
www.saintjudeschool.org   (751 words)

  
 Catholic Chaplets: Saint Jude of the Impossible
Very little is known historically about Saint Jude, and frankly there are controversies surrounding which Jude he actually is. But the Saint Jude we know is he whom Jesus himself commended to Saint Bridget of Sweden, to turn to him with "great faith and confidence".
Jude, the servant of Jesus Christ and brother of James: to them that are beloved in God the Father and preserved in Jesus Christ and called.
Jude, who after the profound grief which the death of thy beloved Master caused thee, hadst the consolation of beholding Him risen from the dead, and of assisting at His glorious Ascension.
www.marysprayersrosaries.com /saint_jude.asp   (2175 words)

  
 About St. Jude Thaddeus
Jude, glorious apostle, faithful servant and friend of Jesus, the name of the traitor has caused you to be forgotten by many.
Saint Jude, you know only too well, we are not asking for wealth, if the possession of it is not in accordance with the holy will of God.
Saint Jude, I have not the strength to pray as I ought.
www.stjude-shrine.org /prayers.htm   (913 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Jude: A Pilgrimage to the Saint of Last Resort: Books: Liz Trotta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Jude was the least known of the 12 apostles.
Trotta's book is part celebration of the devotion to Jude and part travelogue, as she sets out in quest of Jude's legacy from Baltimore to New York and from Edessa to Rome.
Because of Jude's great and enduring popularity, Trotta concludes that St. Jude is the "rising saint of the age." Because Trotta lets Jude's admirers speak for themselves, the book is bound to gather many readers.
www.amazon.com /Jude-Pilgrimage-Saint-Last-Resort/dp/0060682744   (1725 words)

  
 St. Jude Eductional Institute Home
Where the school board, principal, faculty/staff, students, parents, and community are, "Committed to Academic Excellence and Spiritual Growth." We are a school with lots of tradition and unlimited potential.
Now we are able to serve the youth of our community at the most difficult time of their lives in a positive Christian environment.
Jude Educational Institute is a diverse Catholic, Preparatory School that provides a quality education through a fundamental, innovative and challenging curriculum in a safe and positive Christian environment.
www.stjudeei.org   (128 words)

  
 Saint Jude, the Patron of Lost Causes
The Apostle Saint Jude Thaddeus is "The Miraculous Saint," the Catholic Patron Saint of "lost causes" and "cases despaired of."When all other avenues are closed, he is the one to call upon, and his help often comes at the last moment.
Additionally, in some images of Saint Jude, there is a small flame atop his head, signifying the Baptism by Fire (also known as the Baptism of the Holy Ghost) which was received by the Disciples of Jesus at Pentecost.
Saint Jude is one whose aid is sought when all hope is lost, especially in grave health matters and life-and-death situations.
www.luckymojo.com /saintjude.html   (1003 words)

  
 St. Jude Thaddaeus - Catholic Online
Jude was one of the 12 Apostles of Jesus.
Jude is invoked in desperate situations because his New Testament letter stresses that the faithful should persevere in the environment of harsh, difficult circumstances, just as their forefathers had done before them.
Saint Jude is not the same person as Judas Iscariot who betrayed Our Lord and despaired because of his great sin and lack of trust in God's mercy.
www.catholic.org /saints/saint.php?saint_id=127   (561 words)

  
 freshmeat.net: Project details for Saint Jude
Saint Jude is a wholly kernel-based intrusion detection and intrusion response system that implements the Saint Jude Model for detection of improper privilege transitions.
Saint Jude can detect the presence of ongoing and successful attacks, from sources both local and remote, that would yield root-level access to the attacking individual.
Detection is performed using a rule-based anomaly detector that uses a model of normal system behavior that is generated on the protected machine during a training phase.
freshmeat.net /projects/stjude   (195 words)

  
 Saint Jude
Jude is the Patron of hopeless cases, and had been credited with interceding in countless prayers over the centuries.
This ring is a place for St. Jude related websites to be found when someone needs help, or wishes to thank the Saint when a prayer has been answered.
This is a simple page containing a candle lit to St. Jude, a prayer of petition, and a statement of thanks to him for assistance already granted.
h.webring.com /hub?ring=saintjude   (355 words)

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