It was revealed to St. Gertrude that it is a source of great joy to the saints when we praise and thank God for the graces and privileges He has bestowed upon them.
Clients of St. Jude should recite the following act of thanksgiving frequently.
Praise and Thanksgiving to St Jude
O most sweet Lord Jesus Christ, in union with the unutterable heavenly praise with which the Most Holy Trinity extols Itself and which thence flows upon Thy Sacred Humanity, upon Mary, upon all the angels and saints, I praise, glorify and bless Thee for all the graces and privileges Thou hast bestowed upon Thy chosen apostle and intimate friend, Jude Thaddeus.
I pray Thee for the sake of his merits, grant me Thy grace, and through his intercession come to my aid in all myneeds, but especially at the hour of my death deign to strengthen me against the rage of my enemies. Amen.
Our Father, Hail Mary, Glory be to the Father, etc., three times.