Saturday, December 5

· CHRISTMAS BAZAAR - Bake & Craft Sale, Santa’s Secret Shop, Oplatki, Carmel Corn, Raffles and more in Kolbe Center 4:00 to 6:00 PM.

· Sign-Up for Jesse Tree Symbols.

Today, December 6

· CHRISTMAS BAZAAR in Kolbe Center 8:00-1:00.

· Light Weigh orientation 11:15 AM in Pioneer Room.

· Sign-Up for Jesse Tree Symbols.

· Bible Study 6:30 to 8:30 PM.

Tuesday, December 8               

· Feast of the Immaculate Conception, a Holy Day of Obligation.  Masses at 6:45 AM, 12:00 Noon (School Mass), 5:30 PM and 7:00 PM (Polish).

Wednesday, December 9

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

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

Thursday, December 10

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

Friday, December 11

· Confessions, Mass & Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM.

Saturday, December 12

· Polish School 9:00 Am to 12:00 Noon.

· Kolbe reserved 2:00 PM.

Sunday, December 13

· Pick-up Jesse Tree Symbols

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Family Adoration 3:00 PM in Church.


CHRISTMAS BASKETS -  We are now collecting items for the Christmas food baskets.  Please share a can of soup, vegetables or fruit.  Please make sure to check the expiration date on the food and do  not bring open boxes or bags.  We also need gifts for adults and children - clothes, games, toys, etc.  Any money received will be used for hams, potatoes, bread and other items for the baskets.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT AND BAKE SALE - The St. Anthony of Padua Women’s Guild will hold their Christmas Craft and Bake Sale in the Atrium of Catholic Eldercare (817 N.E. Main Street) on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM (Sloppy Joe dinner available for sale) and Sunday, Dec. 13 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  Mass. 




Please join us in Kolbe Hall for our Bake & Craft Sale, St. Nick (on Sunday), Oplatki, Carmel Corn, Children’s Santa Shop for ages 12 & under and more after the 4:30, 8:00, 10:00 and 11:30 Masses.




Let us go to JESUS with complete and loving confidence.  How can we doubt that JESUS came upon the earth to save us? 


This Advent visit the Adoration Chapel, and in silence contemplate the coming of JESUS.


Open Hours: Tuesday 11:00 AM, Tuesday Noon, and Friday 1:00 PM.


For information call 763-784-1317 or 612-781-4806.

COME FOR COFFEE and donuts and learn how you can lose weight!  The Holy Cross Light Weigh group will be showing an orientation video on December 6 (Donut Sunday) at 11:15 AM in the Pioneer Room.  Stop by and learn how the Light Weigh can change your life.

RELIGIOUS RETIREMENT COLLECTION - Retirement Fund helps senior religious.  “As expenses continue to increase and economic difficulties tighten our income, we appreciate more and more the help of the Retirement Fund,” notes a woman religious.  Your tax-deductible donation supports the care of elderly and frail religious and helps to provide such basic necessities as prescription drugs and medical services.  Please give generously to next week’s collection for the Retirement Fund for Religious. 


Please use the envelope in you packet

for this collection on December 12 & 13.

ENGLISH ALTAR & ROSARY GUILD MEETING - The English Altar and Rosary Guild will meet on Monday, December 14th.  Please bring your items for Cancer Home to this meeting.