Saturday, January 19

         4:30 PM         John & Harriet Gracyasz


Sunday, January 20

  Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      John & Dorothy Jakala

       10:00 AM      John Pappas

       11:30 AM      Kazimierz Durda - Anniv.

         6:30 PM         For the Parishioners


Monday, January 21

         6:45 AM      Mary Zajac

Tuesday, January 22

         6:45 AM      Deceased of the Pendzimas Family

Wednesday, January 23

         6:45 AM      Walter Miskowiec

Thursday, January 24

         6:45 AM      Josephine Havelak

Friday, January 25

         6:45 AM      Harold Kuch

         7:00 PM      Peter Pawluk

Saturday, January 26

         8:00 AM      Father Joseph Balent,

                                       Parents & Sisters

         4:30 PM      Walter & Marguerite Moritko


Sunday, January 27

  Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      Burnette Polkey

       10:00 AM      Raymond Nowak

       11:30 AM      Margaret Sznabel

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioners



Baptism - Contact the Parish Office at 612-789-7238 to arrange date and time.  For registered and active parishioners only.  Baptism class required for parents and godparents before desired date.


Marriage - Must be registered in the Parish and active for two years before wedding date.  For wedding arrangements, please contact  Sister Benita at 612-789-9168.


First Penance and First Communion - These programs are offered to parishioner’s children each year.  Child must be in second grade or older.  Contact Sister Donna at 612-789-9168.


Confirmation - At Holy Cross this is a one year program presented every other year.  The current program began in the fall of 2007 and the Sacrament will be administered in 2008.  This class is for students in 8th grade or older.  Contact Sister Benita at 612-789-9168.


Religious Education (CCD) Class - All classes are held on Wednesday evenings  from  6:30 to 7:30 pm.  Contact Sister Donna at 612-789-9168.


Sick Calls - In case of serious illness or accident, a Priest should be called at once.  Holy Communion is regularly brought to the sick and shut-in by the Pastoral Ministers.  Call the Rectory at 612-789-7238 or Convent at 612-789-9168 to make arrangements.


Eucharistic Adoration - For  available hours or more information call Teddi at 612-605-2558.


New Parishioners - Welcome to Holy Cross Parish!  To register in the parish, please call the Rectory at 612-789-7238.








English Altar & Rosary Guild meets second Monday at 7:00 p.m., September thru May.  Contact

Janice Godlewski at 612-789-7657.


Polish Altar & Rosary Society meets first Sunday at 1:00 p.m., September thru May.  Contact Felicia Szewczyk at 612-781-4153.


English Holy Name Society meets second Monday at 7:00 p.m., Oct., Nov., Dec. and May.  Contact Tom Herschbach at 612-379-9076.


Polish Holy Name Society meets first Sunday at 1:00 p.m. or after church service.  Contact Alfred Rejman at 763-783-9173.


Usher’s Club will meet when needed.  Contact Mike Karney at 612-789-6989.


English Choir -   Contact Phil Baird at 651-330-5590.


Readings for the Week

of January 20, 2008


Sunday:             Is 49:3, 5-6/1 Cor 1:1-3/Jn 1:29-34

Monday:             1 Sm 15:16-23/Mk 2:18-22

Tuesday:            1 Sm 16:1-13/Mk 2:23-28

Wednesday:       1 Sm 17:32-33, 37, 40-51/Mk 3:1-6

Thursday:           1 Sm 18:6-9; 19:1-7/Mk 3:7-12

Friday:                Acts 22:3-16 or Acts 9:1-22/

                          Mk 16:15-18

Saturday:           2 Tm 1:1-8* or Ti 1:1-5*/Mk 3:20-21

Next Sunday:     Is 8:23-9:3/1 Cor 1:10-13, 17/

                          Mt 4:12-23 or 4:12-17