What worship is like at St Jude’s
We are a liturgically vibrant parish; enjoying the breadth of the Anglican tradition in worship.
At appropriate times of year, a moderate amount of incense is incorporated into our celebration of Holy Eucharist. Please note: Incense is always used at our monthly Misa en Español.
Holy Eucarist at 8 am (at the Lady Altar)
A said service of Holy Eucharist using traditional language. A homily is preached at this service. The service is taken from the Book of Common Prayer, starting on page 67.
Morning Prayer at 9:45 am (at the Lady Altar)
A said service of Morning Prayer using contemporary language led by the liturgical assistants of the day. A service leaflet is provided.
Sung Eucharist at 10:30 am (at the High Altar)
This is the main service when the community gathers. This service of Holy Eucharist is led from the High Altar and is supported by our Organist and Choir with hymns and other musical components. This service uses contemporary language; starting on page 185 of the Book of Alternative Services. This service is primarily celebrated in English with some portions spoken in Spanish. A leaflet with the text of the service is provided with everything you will need to participate. Larger print versions of the leaflet are available. Hearing aid devices are also available if needed.
At appropriate times throughout the year, baptisms are celebrated at this service. Please inquire with Fr Greg is you are seeking baptism.
On the third Sunday of each month prayers for healing and anointing are offered during communion at the Lady Altar.
From September to June, an interactive and growing Church school experience (Bible Buddies) is offered in the Britton Room.
La Misa en Español – Spanish Mass
El primer sábado de cada mes celebramos la Santa Eucaristía en español en la Iglesia. La misa empezara a las 6pm. Se adjunta un folleto con el texto de la misa y un folleto himno se proporcionan. Después de la misa tendremos refrescos en la Sala de Britton.
On the first Saturday of each month we celebrate the Holy Eucharist in Spanish in the Church. The mass starts at 6pm. A leaflet with the text of the service and a hymn booklet is provided. After the mass refreshments are enjoyed in the Britton Room.
WORSHIP DURING THE WEEK AT ST JUDE’S
Holy Eucarist at 12:30 pm – Wednesdays
After the Deacon’s Pantry Food Bank closes for the day, a said service of Holy Eucharist is celebrated in the Lady Chapel. A leaflet and readings are provided in both English and Spanish; both languages are used during the service.