Welcome to St. Jude Church, Norfolk, MA

St. Jude's is a Roman Catholic Parish of the Archdiocese of Boston (Massachusetts). Founded in 1949, St. Jude serves Norfolk, MA, a town of 10,000 residents located in southeastern Massachusetts.

Deeply committed to Jesus Christ, we endeavor to become a unified community of faith, worship, and service. St. Jude's strives to be a warm, welcoming and caring parish in which the gifts and talents of all, young and old, are recognized and graciously used to nourish others.

     

                         

 

NEWS


Remember Loved Ones with Easter flowers

Easter Flowers, which symbolize the Resurrection of our Lord, will once again adorn our Church. Please call the rectory to dedicate flowers to a loved one. Names received by April 6 will appear in a special Easter Flower pamphlet. Donation: $10

The Light Is On For You

This Lent on Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m., St. Jude will be open for individual confessions. Please make plans to come and spread the word of this special outreach of mercy to those you know. Read more

Bereavement Support Group

A 7 week faith-based support group will begin Wed. April 9 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Church, Franklin. To register, call Nan Rafter, RN 508 528-0020

New Pastor Announced - 01/11/2014

The new pastor for the St. Jude/St. Edward (Medfield) Collaborative will be Father John Culloty, the present pastor of St. Timothy Parish in Norwood. He will assume responsibility on June 3, 2014. Read more

Volunteer Opportunity at St. Jude's

Please remember St. Jude's Religious Education Program for the coming year. Many volunteer catechists are needed! To volunteer for this rewarding ministry or for further information, please call the Religious Education Office 508-528-1470.

A Chance to Help the Less Fortunate

You may not personally know any victims of domestic violence, but you can still help by donating toiletries (shampoo, toothpaste, etc). Please drop off these much needed items in the boxes located at the church entrances.

 

 

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Schedule of Masses

 

Daily Mass

 

Monday - Friday

9:00 AM

Saturday

5:00 PM

Sunday

7:30 AM

9:00 AM

Noon

Holydays of Obligation

 

Vigil

5:00 PM

Holyday

 9:00 AM

7:00 PM

Confessions

Saturdays from 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM

 

LENTEN REGULATIONS

Abstinence

Catholics over 14 years of age are bound to the obligations of abstinence.

abstinence is to be observed on ash wednesday and all the fridays of lent

On days of abstinence, meat may not be used at all.

fast

Catholics over 18 and up to the beginning of their sixtieth year are bound to the obligation of fasting. 

Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are the days of fasting. 

On these days, only one full meal is allowed.  Two other meatless meals, sufficient to maintain strength, may be taken according to each one’s needs, but together they should not equal another full meal. 

Eating between meals is not permitted, but liquids, including milk and fruit juices are allowed.


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