Today, December 9

· Sign-up for Jesse Tree Symbols at doors of Church.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Adventures in Matthew Bible Study 6:30-8:30 PM

Monday, December 10

· English Rosary Guild Meeting 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Rose 102 will provide refreshments.

· English Holy Name Meeting 7:00 PM.

Tuesday, December 11

· Adventures in Matthew Bible Study 9:00-11:00 AM.

· Baptism Class 7:00 PM in Church.

Wednesday, December 12

· Faith Formation /Confirmation class 6:30-7:30 PM.

· Adult Choir 7:00 PM in the Church.

Thursday, December 13

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

Friday, December 14

· Mass & Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM. In Church.

Saturday, December 15

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

Sunday, December 16

· Pick-up Jesse Tree Symbols in the Sacristy.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Bible Study 7:00-9:00 PM.


CANCER HOME DONATIONS - English  Altar and Rosary Guild members are asked to please remember to bring items for Our Lady of Good Counsel Cancer Home to the Monday, December 10th meeting.  Current items needed are: Paper products, toilet tissue, facial tissue, individual cream soups, juices (no citrus), individual puddings, jellos and Vaseline lotion.





Be watchful!  Be Alert! 

We do not know when the end will come.  (MK13:33)


Advent is a season of waiting and longing for the Redeemer.  Let us place ourselves in HIS presence in the Adoration Chapel.  Be prayerful and do penance.


Open Hours:     Tuesday: 11:00 AM, 12:00 Noon

                                              & 1:00 PM

Tuesday is a good day for prayer and penance


Holiday Adoration Schedule

Chapel Closed December 24 & December 25

and December 31 & January 1.


For information call 612-605-2558 or 612-781-4806.

THANK YOU - The English Altar and Rosary Guild thanks everyone who participated in making their Bake and Craft Sale successful.  Thanks to Roses 104, 105 and 106 for all their work.  Raffle Winners: Silver Tree - Bud Oberg; Canister Set - Karen Bishop; Blue Afghan - Lorraine Niziol; Bride Doll - Grace Maslowski; Candy Sleigh - Rita Daniels; Mickey & Minnie - Gladys Motyl; Rudolph & Friends - Clara Schroeder.

CARMEL CORN - There is still time to get this wonderful treat.  See of one the Sisters in the Sacristy after Mass or call 612-789-9168 (evenings).  All profit goes towards the “Church Painting.”

BAKE SALE - The Rosary Guild of St. Clement, 911-24th Ave. N.E. will sponsor their Annual Bake Sale December 15 after 5:30 PM Mass and Sunday, December 16 after all Masses.  Refreshments served.

FAMILY BRUNCH - The Holy Cross Polish Committee

will sponsor a Holy Family Brunch on Sunday, Dec. 30 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Great food and holiday spirit.  $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children.  Come and bring your friends.  For tickets and more information call Wanda at 763-413-1839 or Jadwiga at 612-789-5081. 

SNOW REMOWAL - North East Senior Citizen Resource Center (NESCRC) will help with snow removal from sidewalks, steps and driveways for seniors, age 55 and over, and disabled individuals.  Call NESCRC at 612-781-5096 with a request.  If no answer, leave a message.



NEED A RIDE - North East Senior Citizen Resource Center will a provided rides to seniors or disabled adults to the grocery store, medical and other appointments.  Call 612-781-5096 with a specific request.  If no answer, leave a message.

JOSEPH & THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Holy Cross Parish Activities is sponsoring a trip to Chanhassen Dinner Theater to see Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on Wednesday, February 20.  Cost is $64 per person and includes: coach, dinner, show and gratuity.  Limited seats available.  Treat yourself or someone special to a wonderful evening out.  Call Joan at 612-379-4488 for more information. 

Please remember Holy Cross Parish in your Will.