Solemn Novena to St. Jude Thaddeus, March 16-24, St. Vincent Ferrer, River Forest, IL
Need prayers? Looking for a patron saint who intercedes in difficult and seemingly hopeless situations? If so, the Dominican Shrine of St. Jude Thaddeus is happy to announce our next Solemn Novena to St. Jude Thaddeus, March 16-24, 2015 at St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church in River Forest, Illinois. We will begin our devotions with the recitation of the Rosary at 7 PM each evening. The Rosary will be followed by Mass, which will include St. Jude devotional prayers, and conclude with veneration of the Arm Relic of St. Jude. The Novena will conclude Wednesday March 24th with the Blessing of St. Jude Oil and the traditional St. Jude Blessing. The arm relic of St. Jude is reported to be the largest relic of an Apostle outside of Rome.
Dominican Fathers Thomas Jackson, O.P. and Michail Ford, O.P. will preside and preach.
St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church
1530 Jackson Avenue
River Forest, IL 60305