Saturday, December 19

         4:30 PM      Carol Coffin


Sunday, December 20

   Fourth Sunday of Advent

         8:00 AM      Don Resch & John Sisterman

       10:00 AM      Deceased Members of Frank and

                                       Sophie Wos Family

       11:30 AM      Halina Gebarski

         6:30 PM         For the Parishioners


Monday, December 21

         6:45 AM      William A. Wilson

Tuesday, December 22

         6:45 AM      Charles Pikala

Wednesday, December 23

         6:45 AM      Clements & Mary Ann Malicki

Thursday, December 24 - Christmas Eve

         6:45 AM     

         4:00 PM

       Midnight      Joseph & Mary Ann Jedlenski

Friday, December 25 - Christmas Day

         8:00 AM         Mary Kapala - Special Intetion

       10:00 AM      Walter Miskowiec

       11:30 AM         Jozef & Zofia Szalapski -

                                       50th Wedding Anniversary


Saturday, December 26

         8:00 AM      Deceased of the Koscielniak &

                                       Jadlowski Families

         4:30 PM      Tom Godlewski - Anniv.


Sunday, December 27 - Holy Family Sunday

         8:00 AM      Agnes Dehler

       10:00 AM      Felix & Barbara Lamusga

       11:30 AM         For Families

         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 one year before wedding date.  For wedding arrangements, please contact the Parish Office at 612-789-7238.


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 next program begins in the fall of 2009 and the Sacrament will be administered in 2010.  This class is for students in 8th grade or older.  Contact the Parish Office at 612-789-7238.


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 763-784-1317 or 612-789-4806.


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

Shirley Hambrick at 781-9867.


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.




Text Box: Readings for the Week 
of December 20, 2009

Sunday:	Mi 5:1-4a/Heb 10:5-10/Lk 1:39-45
Monday:	Sg 2:8-14 or Zep 3:14-18a/
		Lk 1:39-45
Tuesday:	1 Sm 1:24-28/Lk 1:46-56
Wednesday:	Mal 3:1-4, 23-24/Lk 1:57-66
Thursday:	Morning: 2 Sm 7:1-5, 8b-12, 
		14a, 16/Lk 1:67-79
Friday:	Vigil: Is 62:1-5/Acts 13:16-17, 22-25/
		Mt 1:1-25 or 1:18-25
	Midnight: Is 9:1-6/Ti 2:11-14/Lk 2:1-14
	Dawn: Is 62:11-12/Ti 3:4-7/Lk 2:15-20
	Day: Is 52:7-10/Heb 1:1-6/Jn 1:1-18 
		or 1:1-5, 9-14
Saturday:	Acts 6:8-10; 7:54-59/Mt 10:17-22
Next Sunday:	Sir 3:2-7, 12-14 or 1 Sm 1:20-22, 		24-28/Col 3:12-21 or 3:12-17 or 1 		Jn 3:1-2, 21-24/Lk 2:41-52

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