Welcome to Church of the Holy Cross


Jesus said to Pilate:
It is you who say I am a king.
The reason I was born,
the reason I came into the world,
is to testify to the truth.
Anyone committed to the truth hears my voice.
                                   John 18:36-37

Nearly 33 million Americans have fallen into poverty - the highest in years. As their futures fall, so does the future of our nation. Join the Catholic Campaign for Human Development and help break the cycle of poverty. CCHD supports self- help projects in which poor and low-income people work together to improve their lives and their communities. In today's collection, please give generously to the Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Goal -                                                     $1,500,000.00
Total paid to date                                   $1,029,611.70
Pledge payments still outstanding             $ 381,443.30

Gifts still needed (in addition to pledges)    $ 88,945.00

We are grateful for the new gifts and memorials. We also appreciate the regular pledge payments received from our parishioners. All gifts are welcome as we work towards our goal. The yellow envelope in your packet can be used for gifts and/or pledge payments. Thank you!

 Offertory Collection
November 16, 2003.......................$7,502.61

PLEASE KEEP SAVING ALUMINUM CANS - The money raised from recycling the aluminum will go towards the "Continuing Our Tradition" Campaign. Bags of aluminum cans can be put in the containers by the doors of the church or by the garages behind the rectory.
                                             PERPETUAL EUCHARISTIC
                                                  ADORATION NEWS

Today is the Feast of Christ the King. May we all acclaim HIS glory! "Cast all of your anxieties upon the Lord, who cares for you." (1 Pt. 5:7)

Visit the Adoration Chapel located in the convent of Holy Cross. Open hours: Friday 8:00 a.m. and Saturday 5:00 a.m. For more information call 763-788-4729
TO ALL SENIORS - You are invited to join us at our Annual Mass and Dinner on Friday, December 5, at 10:30 a.m. in Kolbe Center. Cost of the dinner is $10.00 and reservations are necessary. Please call 612-789-9168 (preferably evenings) to make your reservation. Deadline for reservations is December 1.
THE NEXT PEACE MASS will be at Holy Cross will be on Tuesday, November 25. Rosary at 6:30 p.m. Mass at 7:00 p.m. Receive a copy of the Blessed Virgin Mary's message given to the world just six hours before. Refreshments to follow in Kolbe Center.
HOUSE FOR RENT - N.E. location, 24th & 6th St. N.E., quiet neighborhood, reasonable rates. Available January 1st. Call 612-670-0098 for more information.
HOLY CROSS ENGLISH HOLY NAME Turkey Bingo TODAY, November 23rd from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Kolbe Center. Come and win your Thanksgiving turkey. Everyone is welcome.


Saturday, November 22
    4:30 p.m. t Walter Lipa
Sunday, November 23
Feast of Christ the King
8:00 a.m. t Mary Krawczynski
  10:00 a.m. t Roger Kientop - Anniv.
  11:30 a.m. t Oelphie Rejman
    6:30 p.m. For the Parishioners
Monday, November 24
    6:45 a.m. t Edward, Marian and John Backus - Anniv. Marian
Tuesday, November 25
    6:45 a.m. t Raymond Petroske
Wednesday, November 26
    6:45 a.m. t Michael, Oyme and Robert Niznik
Thursday, November 27 Thanksgiving
9:00 a.m. t Barbara Lamusga
Friday, November 28
    6:45 a.m. t Edward Pacyga
    7:00 p.m. t Archbishop John Roach
Saturday, November 29
    8:00 a.m. t Julia Kacheroski
    4:30 p.m. t Joseph Biernat, Sr. - Anniv.
Sunday, November 30
First Sunday of Advent
8:00 a.m. t Gene Peszynski
  10:00 a.m. t Rose Mankowski - Anniv.
  11:30 a.m. t Father Jan Jablonski
    6:30 p.m. For the Parishioners

Readings for the Week of November 23, 2003

Sunday: Dn 7:13-14; Rv 1:5-8; Jn 18:33b-37
Monday: Dn 1:1-6, 8-20; Lk 21:1-4
Tuesday: Dn 2:31-45; Lk 21:5-11
Wednesday: Dn 5:1-6,13-14,16-17,23-28; Lk 21:12-19
Thursday: Dn 6:12-28; Lk 21:20-28
Friday: Dn 7:2-14; Lk 21:29-33
Saturday: Dn 7:15-27; Lk 21:34-36
Next Sunday: Jer 33:14-16; 1 Thes 3:12-4:2; Lk 21:25-28, 34-36

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