Mission & Ministry News

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St. Peregrine, the Patron Saint of Cancer

Dear Friend of St. Jude,  Are you or someone you love in need of physical or spiritual healing? Because illnesses, and especially cancer, are among the most urgent requests I receive, I invite you to take advantage of the miraculous healing powers of two powerful saints. If you or someone you love has been stricken…

In God We Trust

In God We Trust

Dear Friend of St. Jude, As the July 4th holiday approaches and we’re preparing for fireworks, parades and picnics, I ask you to take a moment to remember the true meaning of this holiday: it commemorates the day our country signed the Declaration of Independence so that the “united colonies” could worship freely under God….

Father Peter in Mozambique

Urgent Need in Mozambique

Dear Friend of St. Jude, Your prayers and generosity continue to help us bring Christ’s love to the poor and minister to all those seeking hope. You are a special blessing for us! Thank you! I write today with an urgent need in Mozambique where our Pallottine priests and brothers are bringing tangible relief aid…

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May is the Month of Mary

Dear Friend of St. Jude, As a member of our Circle of Hope, you are a priceless treasure to all of us. In a world where so many people sit by and do nothing to help those crying out in need, you are one of our Lord’s champions for good – one who truly serves…

Jesus at Easter

Easter Message of Hope

Dear Friend of St. Jude, In just a few days we will celebrate Jesus’ Resurrection. We remember how He loved us; we celebrate because He is still with us, and we believe that He will come again. This is the day when God fulfilled His promise to us by raising Jesus from the dead. Happy…

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Our Lenten Walk with Christ

Dear Friend of St. Jude, You are a faithful friend and a treasured member of our St. Jude Circle of Hope. We give thanks to God every day for you and all you do for our mission. Your faith and support are inspirations that help each of our Pallottine priests and brothers to embrace Christ’s…

Girls in India

The Pallottine Sisters in India

Dear Friend of St. Jude,  your compassion for the needy is an indescribable blessing! Thank you for faithfully serving Christ who comes to us in the poor.  I hope you will open your heart again for our Pallottine Sisters in India who care for abandoned children suffering from HIV/AIDS at our Krupa Bhavan Center in…

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A Christmas Blessing

Dear Friend of St. Jude, In the days of Jesus’ birth, shepherds were often on the outskirts of society. They were the least likely to be chosen as the first to greet Jesus, yet they immediately responded to God’s Word from the angels and rushed to find the Savior. This Christmas I pray that we, too,…

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Emergency Appeal for St. Jude Shrine

Dear Friend of St. Jude, I hope I can count on you for an urgent need that we have here at our Nationwide Center of St. Jude Devotions in Baltimore. Please let me know if you will help by replying to this urgent request.         As you know, our revered St. Jude Shrine is a…

Children in India

Update from the Pallottine Mission in India

Dear Friend of St. Jude, I recently received wonderful news from Sister Diana Lasrado, Pallottine Sister serving in the Holy Family Province in India. Sister Diana writes that thanks to your kindness, compassion and support, the girls at our Krupa Bhavan Center are thriving and doing well in their studies.        All of the children at…