St. Jude’s To Celebrate Teen Mass January 14

St. Jude’s Catholic Church services are Saturday: 4 p. m. and Sunday: 8:30 a. m. and 11 a. m. Parish office hours are Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a. m.-3 p. m.; Friday and Saturday: closed and Sunday: 9:30 a. m.-12:30 p. m.

Teen Mass will be celebrated on Sunday, January 14 at 6 p. m. in Church followed by Teen Nite. Students in grades 7th thru 12th are welcome.

Wanted: People to be “Keepers of God’s House”. Please consider volunteering a few hours a month to maintain our church beauty by becoming a “Keeper of God’s House”. Contact Maureen Rushkowski at 570-262-1834 for more information. The new ministry does not discriminate: both men and women are welcome.

Religious Education for K-6th grade will not be held on Sunday, January 14 and Monday, January 15.

Knights of Columbus Council #6440 is conducting their Annual basketball Free Throw Contest Sunday, January 14 in St. Jude School gym from 1 to 4 p. m. The contest is free and open to all boys and girls ages 9 to 14. All boys and girls will compete in their respective age and gender divisions. Participants are required to furnish proof of age and a written parental consent. Any questions email Stanley at

The following food items are needed for the Mt. Top Food Bank: boxed soup mix, noodles, cream soups, baked beans, jelly, peanut butter, canned fruit, tuna, mayo, pudding, Jello, sugar, hot chocolate and coffee.

If a parishioner or loved one is hospitalized or homebound and he/ she would like a pastoral visit from the clergy, please call 570-474-6315.