St. Jude's Parish

St. Jude's Parish in Hawkesbury, ON is an English-language parish that was founded in 1959.

Mission Statement

We as a parish and its Pastoral Council are firmly committed, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit to do our part in fulfilling the mission given by Jesus to His Church to go to people everywhere and make them His disciples. We want to proclaim the “Good News” to all with due consideration for children and young people.

Sacraments

Masses are said on Saturday at 4:00 pm, Sunday at 9:00 am, and Wednesday at 11:00 am. However, the Mass is cancelled for Wednesday, September 16.

Confessions are heard half an hour before each Mass.

The Blessed Sacrament is exposed for half an hour after the Wednesday Mass.

Contact the office each week to reserve a spot for Mass. Also, contact the office to arrange a baptism, marriage, funeral, confession by appointment, or for anointing of the sick.

Announcements

Thanks to Ron McMillan, Ben Olsthoorn, and Thomas George for cleaning up the hall, etc. in preparation for the waxing of the floors.

In response to delays from the pandemic, second collections are rescheduled as follows:

  • 27 September - Needs of the Church in Canada

  • 4 October - Pope's Pastoral Works

  • 18 October - World Mission Sunday

  • 15 November - World Day of the Poor

The Holy Water dispenser by the statue of St. Jude has been refilled and the tap repaired. Open and close the tap with a one-quarter turn. Please sanitize your hands before and after filling your container.

Johnny Greicken and June Elliot are taking turns cleaning the church after the 4:00 pm Mass on Saturday, and would be pleased to welcome you to the team. We could use more ushers too.