Welcome to Saint Jude Parish and to our Church family!

Springtime-at-St.-Jude2 We welcome you to our site and invite you to take a look around and get to know us. We are proud of our Catholic heritage and we pray and play together as part of a warm and vibrant community. We come together to build the Kingdom of God through our commitment to Catholic education and the sharing of our time, talents, and treasures. We encourage you to contact us if you’d like more information about our parish or school!

First Friday Forum

 Lorain County Community College Spitzer Conference Center in Elyria, Ohio Luncheon Buffet: 11:30 am ▪ Speaker: 12:00 – 1:00 pm $18.00 per reservation RESERVATION DEADLINE: 6:00 pm, Monday, preceding the event!(cancellations are also due then or you will be charged).  You can pay at the door or mail your $18...

Archbishop-elect Perez prepares to transition from Cleveland to Philadelphia

“I am deeply grateful to the Holy Father for this appointment and his confidence in me,” said Archbishop-elect Nelson Perez during a press conference on Jan. 23 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where his appointment as the 14th bishop and the 10th archbishop of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia was announced. His installation will take...

Paper Recycling Bins

In the upcoming weeks, the paper recycling bins at the north end of the back parking lot will be removed.  These paper recycling bins have been in place for many years, and initially provided our parish with a small but steady income every month as we received financial benefits based...

Is Communion from the chalice hazardous to your health?

Certainly this topic has been addressed before. Taking Communion is one of the most sacred acts in Catholic worship. The priest blesses and consecrates the bread and wine, which become the Body and Blood of Christ. As Catholics, we re-enact what Jesus did at the last supper by sharing the...