WEEKLY MASS SCHEDULE
Saturday, December 15
4:30 PM † Carol Coffin
Sunday, December 16
Third Sunday of Advent
8:00 AM Greg & Carrie Boeser
10:00 AM † Phyllis Oberg
11:30 AM † Irene Wojski
6:30 PM For the Parishioners
Monday, December 17
6:45 AM † Father Joseph Balent,
Parents & Sisters
Tuesday, December 18
6:45 AM Staff & Students of Pope John
Paul II School
Wednesday, December 19
6:45 AM † Elizabeth & Vincent Chock
Thursday, December 20
6:45 AM † Walter Sobon
Friday, December 21
6:45 AM † Vergie Nardelli
7:00 PM Special Intention of Fr. Waldemar
Saturday, December 22
8:00 AM † Marge Mycko - ERS
4:30 PM † Deceased of the Frank & Sophie
Sunday, December 23
Fourth Sunday of Advent
8:00 AM † Joseph A. & Helen Galka
10:00 AM † Sophie & Joseph Jadlowski
11:30 AM † Felicia Bajor & Maria Konopski
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 December 16, 2007
Sunday: Is 35:1-6a, 10/Jas 5:7-10/Mt 11:2-11
Monday: Gn 49:2, 8-10/Mt 1:1-17
Tuesday: Jer 23:5-8/Mt 1:18-25
Wednesday: Jgs 13:2-7, 24-25a/Lk 1:5-25
Thursday: Is 7:10-14/Lk 1:26-38
Friday: Sg 2:8-14 or Zep 3:14-18a/
Saturday: 1 Sm 1:24-28/Lk 1:46-56
Next Sunday: Is 7:10-14/Rom 1:1-7/Mt 1:18-24