St. Jude is the Patron Saint of Hope & Impossible causes, and one of Jesus original twelve Apostles. He preached the Gospel with great passion, often in the most difficult circumstances. Through the power of the Holy Spirit, he made profound differences in peoples lives as he offered them the Word of God.
After the death and resurrection of Jesus, St. Jude traveled throughout Mesopotamia, Libya, and Persia with St. Simon ,preaching and building up the foundations of the early Church.
St. Jude died a martyrs death for his unwavering faith. His body was later brought to Rome and placed in a crypt under St. Peter's Basilica. Today, millions of people around the world turn to St. Jude, the Patron of Hope, for his intercession and hope.