Today, January 10

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Jasełka after the 11:30 Mass in the auditorium.

· Family Adoration 2:00-4:00 PM in the Church.

Tuesday, January 12

· Baptism Class 7:00 PM at River Village.

Wednesday, January 13

· Faith Formation classes 6:30-7:30 PM in the school.

· Confirmation class 6:30-7:30 PM in the school.

Thursday, January 14

· AA & Alanon 7:30 PM in Kennedy Hall.

Friday, January 15

· Confession 6:15PM, Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM.

Saturday, January 16

· Polish Saturday School 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.

Sunday, January 17

· Sign-up begins for Fish Fry’s.

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Bible Study 6:30-8:30 PM.


THE HOLY CROSS BULLETIN ANYTIME YOU NEED IT.  Do you leave your bulletin in the car after you drive home on Sunday?  Does it get lost in the pile with the Sunday paper?  Do you find yourself looking for a meeting time or you need to find someone who advertises every week.  Well, now you can find the bulletin online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  Go to and enter the church’s zip code.  Sign up to receive email notifications when the new bulletin is available on-line.

MARRIAGE RETREAT - Make a date with your lifelong mate.  2010 Archdiocesan Newly Married Retreat on Saturday, Feb. 6th from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM at Church of St. Charles Borromeo, 2520 St. Anthony Blvd, St. Anthony.  Father Peter Laird will be speaking on the Importance of Marriage, Finances, Communication, Parenting, Holiness and more. Cost is $35.  Register by Jan. 29.  For more information go to or call 651-291-4553.

DAY OF RECOLLECTION FOR CAREGIVERS - Treat yourself to a quiet spiritual day of renewal on Saturday, February 6, 2010 from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 9100-93rd Avenue N in Brooklyn Park.  This is a special event for caregivers. “Caregiver” means anyone who lives, works or regularly visits persons with serious illnesses or disabilities. The event will include the celebration of Mass, prayer, and the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Cost is $15 - lunch will be provided.  Parking is free.  For more information, or to register, please call Deacon Sean or Joan Curtan at 651-291-4543 or email or Sonya at 651-291-4488.  Registration deadline is January 18, 2010!  Please register you name, address and phone number either by email or the number above.

PRAYER SERVICE - Please join us in prayer as we thank God for the gift of life and pray for an end to abortion.  Prayer Service for Life Friday, January 22 at 10:30 AM Cathedral of St. Paul, 239 Selby Avenue, St. Paul.  Speaker will be Archbishop John Nienstedt.  Sponsored by Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.  651-291-4515.  MCCL - March for Life begins at noon on the steps of the State Capitol.

FOR RENT - Quiet upper 2 bedroom duplex in NE Minneapolis.  Garage available November - March, 1 block from bus line and 5 minutes from downtown Minneapolis.  No pets please.  Available February 15.  For more information call Bernadette at 612-802-8639.

BAPTISM CLASSES - Baptism class is required for parents and Godparents before the desired date for Baptism.  If you are planning to attend a class, you need to call the Holy Cross Parish Office at 612-789-7238 to register.  Baptism class is held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM in the conference room at St. Hedwig’s River Village, 29th & Randolph St. N.E.  The next class is this week - Tuesday, January 12.

FISH FRY’S - Holy Cross Church is once again going to have our Annual Fish Fry’s every Friday during Lent except for Good Friday beginning February 19th.  Sign-up sheets for the Fish Fry’s will be in vestibule of the Church next weekend - January 16-17.