Saint Jude History, Facts, & Feast Day Britannica

St. Jude, also called Judas, Thaddaeus, or Lebbaeus, (flourished 1st century ce; Western feast day October 28, Eastern feast days June 19 and August 21), one of the original Twelve Apostles of Jesus.He is the reputed author of the canonical Letter of Jude that warns against the licentious and blasphemous heretics. The devotion to him as patron saint of desperate causes began in France and ...…

Jude the Apostle - Wikipedia

Identity New Testament. Jude is clearly distinguished from Judas Iscariot, another apostle (Salvador) - a follower of Jesus. and later the betrayer of Jesus.Both Jude and Judas are translations of the name Ὶούδας in the Koine Greek language original text of the New Testament, which in turn is a Greek variant of Judah (Y'hudah), a name which was common among Jews at the time.Born: 1st century AD, Galilee, Roman Empire…

SAN JUDAS TADEO DAY - VICE

Oct 11, 2010 · Well, that's because it's San Judas Tadeo Day, the day when people celebrate the patron saint of lost causes and desperate cases. They're San Judas Tadeo superfans in Mexico. In fact, they like ...…