Today, October 22

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

· St. Francis Guild Social 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Kolbe.

· Year Two Bible Study 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 24

· Year Two Bible Study 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, October 25

· Faith Formation Classes 6:30-7:30 p.m. in school.

· Peace Mass - 6:30 p.m. Rosary; 7:00 p.m. Mass.

· Usher’s Meeting 7:30 p.m. in Pioneer Room.

Thursday, October 26

· Year Two Bible Study 6:30-8:30 p.m.

· AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.

Friday, October 27

· Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.

Saturday, October 28

· Polish School 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

· Kolbe reserved PM.

Sunday, October 29

· East Side Exchange Club PANCAKE BREAKFAST in Kolbe Center 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.


HELP US REMEMBER those who are hungry and in need of food.  Bring food donations when you come to Church or to the Rectory during the week.  The food will be used for Thanksgiving Baskets.  Make sure to check the expiration date on the food and do not bring open boxes or bags.  Checks will also be accepted and used for turkeys, bread, etc.



Call 612-789-7238 weekdays or

leave a message at 763-572-1713.

HOLY CROSS ROSARY GUILD STYLE SHOW & MISSION BENEFIT is Saturday, November 11 in Kolbe Hall.  Coldwater Creek Fashions & Pork Roast Lunch.  Tickets are $15.00 and will be available at the doors of the church Oct. 28/29 and Nov. 4/5 and by calling the Rectory (weekdays) 612-789-7238 or Judy at 612-781-7914.

ALL SAINTS PARTY - Plan to attend the fourth annual All Saints Party on Saturday, November 4 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Kolbe Center.  Children, come as your favorite biblical character, saint, bishop, etc..  The evening includes faith formation, parade of saints, prizes, games, crafts and a pot-luck dinner.  We ask each family to bring a bag of candy (no hard candy) and a large appetizer, salad or casserole to share.

PEACE MASS - Holy Cross will be the host of the next Peace Mass on Wednesday, October 25.  Rosary begins at 6:30 p.m., Mass at 7:00 p.m.  Refreshments to follow.

BINGO!  Kozlak-Radulovich Chapel invites you to join them Thursday, November 2, for “We Gotta Bingo”, an interactive Bingo game in a church basement at the Lowry Theater.  Ticket price includes dinner, transportation and the show.  Buses will leave N.E. Minneapolis at 6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $58.00 per person.  Call now to reserve your space at 612-789-8869.  Tickets are limited.

THE EXCHANGE CLUB of East Minneapolis will hold it’s Annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, October 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Holy Cross Kolbe Center.  Menu includes pancakes, sausages, orange juice, coffee and milk. Cost is $5.00 adults, $3.00 children under 12.  Proceeds benefit Northeast Youth & Senior Programs.

TOTINO-GRACE HIGH SCHOOL Music Parents Annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, October 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 4030 Jackson St. N.E.  Cost is $5.00 for adults and $3.00 per child (6-11) under 5 FREE.

ATTENTION HOLY CROSS USHERS!!  There will be an Usher’s Meeting on Wednesday, October 25th at 7:30 p.m. in the Pioneer Room.




JESUS is infinitely deserving of our unceasing thanksgiving and adoration for all HE has done for our salvation.  “Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive honor, glory and praise.”  (Rev. 5:12)


Open Hours: Tuesday 10:00 a.m., Tuesday 11:00 a.m., Tuesday 3:00 p.m.  For information, call 612-605-2258 or 612-781-4806.  Thank you.

DE LA SALLE HIGH SCHOOL will be holding an Open House for prospective students and their parents on Monday, October 30th beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Questions please call Sarah Graham at 612-676-7675.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR a couple of “extra special” people to minister to our little ones on Sunday during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.  Prayerfully consider if you are the one to bring stories of Jesus to parish children.  The Nursery is for infants and Sunday School is for children ages 2 1/2 to 6.  Contact Father David at 612-789-7238.

REFORMATION POLKA SERVICE Saturday, Oct. 28, 4:00 p.m. Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 3014 McKinley N.E.  Family style Austrian Pork Roast Dinner served at 5:30 p.m. includes Spaetzel, Sauerkraut, Gurken, Zwiebel Salat, Appel Kuchen and more.  $7.50.  612-781-1989.