Saint Jude

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saint Jude (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless
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Usage

In literature:

Whereas in our camp, as the Prelate of Saint Jude's is wont to say, a bird of the air will carry the matter.
"The Talisman" by Sir Walter Scott
Now be Saint Patrick, if I was rich I'd have Masses said every day fer that Jude who brung ye here!
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
It was autumn, the first frost was felt, and it was Saint Simon and Saint Jude's.
"For the Right" by Karl Emil Franzos
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In news:

MEMPHIS — In Mary V Relling's office in St Jude Children's Research Hospital sits a small ceramic statue of St Jude Thaddeus, the patron saint of impossible causes.
The Greater Pine Island Water Association recently announced the water company will begin waterline upgrades in the Saint Jude Harbor neighborhood in St James City.
Mickadeit: Blessed by saint of lost causes brooke, jude, mom, day, hospital, denise, earl, founded, size, three.
Shrewsbury – The students at God's Little Children Preschool in Shrewsbury hold their annual Saint Jude 's Trike-A-Thon.
Saint Jude the Saint of lost causes.
For fifty years, Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital has been finding cures and saving children with pediatric cancer and other catastrophic diseases.
Make saving young lives part of your holiday tradition and be part of the Saint Jude "Give Thanks Walk" this Saturday at Cottonwood Mall.
Thank you so much for becoming a Partner in Hope and supporting this year's Saint Jude Country Cares for Kids Radiothon.
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