Saturday, December 29

         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 Anniversary

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioners


Monday, December 31

         6:45 AM      Mary Alice Rekucki

         5:00 PM      Albert & Magdalena Mahlberg


Tuesday, January 1     

  Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God

         8:00 AM      Helen Galka

       10:00 AM         Living & Deceased Members of the

                                       Marciniak & Smith Families

       11:30 AM      Deceased of the Turek Family


Wednesday, January 2

         6:45 AM      Raymond Partyka

Thursday, January 3

         6:45 AM      Michael Schweppe

Friday, January 4

         6:45 AM      Walter Moritko

         7:00 PM      Brunis & Estelle Smoka

Saturday, January 5

         8:00 AM      Jacob Partyka

         4:30 PM      Michael Niznik


Sunday, January 6

  Epiphany of the Lord

         8:00 AM      Vergie Nardelli

       10:00 AM      John & Rose Reifenberger

       11:30 AM      Health of the Kraskiewicz Family

         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 30, 2007


Sunday:             Sir 3:2-6, 12-14/Col 3:12-21 or

                          3:12-17/Mt 2:13-15, 19-23

Monday:             1 Jn 2:18-21/Jn 1:1-18

Tuesday:            Nm 6:22-27/Gal 4:4-7/Lk 2:16-21

Wednesday:       1 Jn 2:22-28/Jn 1:19-28

Thursday:           1 Jn 2:29-3:6/Jn 1:29-34

Friday:                1 Jn 3:7-10/Jn 1:35-42

Saturday:           1 Jn 3:11-21/Jn 1:43-51

Next Sunday:     Is 60:1-6/Eph 3:2-3a, 5-6/Mt 2:1-12