WEEKLY MASS SCHEDULE
Saturday, December 22
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
Monday, December 24 - Christmas Eve
4:00 PM † Paul, Lori & Colleen Halverson
12:00 PM † Clarence & Martina Swedberg
Tuesday, December 25 - Christmas Day
8:00 AM † Donald & Joyce Ostrowski
10:00 AM † Clements, Mary Ann &
Clyde Malicki & Family
11:30 AM Living of the Banasikowski Family
No 6:30 PM Mass
Wednesday, December 26
6:45 AM † Terry Walace
Thursday, December 27
6:45 AM † Andrew & Louise Chorzempa
Friday, December 28
6:45 AM † Gertrude Dombeck
7:00 PM † Frances Smietana
Saturday, December 29
8:00 AM † Peter & Agnes Malicki and
Casimir & Frances Kantor
4:30 PM † Walter Zyla
Sunday, December 30
Feast of the Holy Family
8:00 AM † Rhonda Nawara
10:00 AM † Felix & Barbara Lamusga
11:30 AM Henryk & Alicia Swica -
30th Wedding Anniv.
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 23, 2007
Sunday: Is 7:10-14/Rom 1:1-7/Mt 1:18-24
Monday: Morning: 2 Sm 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16/ Lk 1:67-79
Tuesday: 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
Wednesday: Acts 6:8-10; 7:54-59/Mt 10:17-22
Thursday: 1 Jn 1:1-4/Jn 20:1a, 2-8
Friday: 1 Jn 1:5-2:2/Mt 2:13-18
Saturday: 1 Jn 2:3-11/Lk 2:22-35
Next Sunday: Sir 3:2-6, 12-14/Col 3:12-21 or
3:12-17/Mt 2:13-15, 19-23