St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church
9150 Highland Road Baton Rouge, Louisiana   70810
(The corner of Highland Road and Gardere Lane)   phone: 225-766-2431;  fax: 225-766-0722

St. Jude Catholic Church
St. Jude Catholic Church
Established in 1966
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St. Jude the Apostle School
St. Jude School
Established in 1983
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Fr. Trey Nelson, Pastor
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  • The Parish Office will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, for Labor Day.

  • Blessing of School Students and School Supplies:  during all Masses Sept. 6 and 7.  Feel free to bring a school bag and/or supplies to any Mass to be blessed.

  • College Sharing Group:  College students ages 18 to 22 are invited for Food!  Sharing!  Prayer! on Sunday, Sept. 7, from 6:30-8:30 pm in the St. Jude Rectory. Please RSVP to

  • Ministry Appreciation Dinner:  Sunday, Sept. 14, beginning at 12:45 pm in the Activity Center. Call the Parish Office at 766-2431 to reserve your seat before Mon. Sept. 8.  All adult ministry members and their spouses or dates are invited to attend. 

  • Children's Liturgy of the Word needs you!  Volunteers needed only a few times per year at the 9:45 am Mass.  See the August 31 Bulletin to volunteer.  Thank you for your consideration!

  • St. Jude Men:  If you want a better understanding of our faith, join us for A Quick Journey Through the Bible.  To find out more about this program, see the August 31 Bulletin.

  • St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry: bring rice, beans, fruit cocktail, canned meats or vegetables soups, ceral, pasta, pasta sauce, grits, cornbread mix, peanut butter, jelly, boxed dinners, flour, sugar, oatmeal and toiletries for the baskets in the rear of the church.  Thank you for your continued support.

  • Play and Pray Ministry starts Friday, Sept. 5, from 9:30-11:30 am in the Parish Hall.  See the August 17 Bulletin for more information.

  • St. Jude Back to School High School Retreat:  Friday, Aug. 22 to Sunday, Aug. 24, at Feliciana Retreat Center in Norwood, LA.  Click here for more information.  Registration packets will be available August 23.

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Liturgies:  4:00pm Saturday (Vigil); 8:00am, 9:45am and 11:30am Sunday in the church

Weekday Liturgies:  Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 8:15 am; Wednesday at noon; Tuesday at 5:30pm in the church

Reconciliation:  Saturday from 3:00-3:45pm or by appointment in the Reconciliation Room in the church

Office Hours:  Monday-Thursday, 8:30am-4:00pm (closed from 12:30-1:30pm for lunch); Friday, 8:30am-noon 

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Parish Mission Statement 

St. Jude the Apostle Church, as a Catholic Faith Community, strives to spread the love of
Christ by embracing our diversity of God-given gifts celebrated in prayer, sacraments,
Eucharistic worship, fellowship, religious education, and service to the local and world

-St. Jude Parish Advisory Council: March 15, 2006

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