Saturday, February 5

· Spaghetti Dinner in Kolbe Center 4:30 to 7:00 PM to benefit Pope John Paul II Catholic School.

Today, February 6

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Bible Study 6:30-8:30 PM.

Tuesday, February 8

· Baptism Class 7:00 PM River Village at St. Hedwig’s.

Wednesday, February 9

· Faith Formation classes 6:30-7:30 PM in the school.

Thursday, February 10

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

Friday, February 11

· Confessions 6:15, Mass & Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM in Church.

Saturday, February 12

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

· Polish Rosary Bake Sale & Raffle after 4:30 Mass.

Sunday, February 13

· Coffee & Donuts after all morning Masses in Kolbe.

· Polish Rosary Bake Sale & Raffle in Kolbe.

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Professor Anderson talk in Kolbe 1:00 PM.

· Family Adoration 3:00 PM in Church.



ATTENTION: LADIES’ GUILD!!! LADIES - LET’S HAVE LUNCH! - Let’s get the ladies’ groups of our parishes together for lunch and conversation.  Whatever the name of your parish’s ladies group - whether it’s Ladies’ Guild - Polish, or English - it’s time for us to meet.  We are looking for at least one member from each ladies’ guild at St. Clement, St. Anthony, St. Hedwig, and Hold Cross to assist in planning this lunch.  If you are interested, please e-mail Debbie King at  Together, the ladies will shine in our Northeast Community.


Purchase Cana Dinner tickets and see samples of the 125th Anniversary note cards and the “Honor Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” personalized brass plaques in church February 5 & 6 and at Coffee & Donuts in Kolbe Hall on February 13.  The plaque can also be seen on our website:  All 125th Anniversary plaque ordered placed by Feb. 22 will be mounted in the Hall of Faith (located in the hallway behind Kolbe kitchen) by March 7.  Other order deadlines are April 4, June 6, August 22, and November 14.

CANA CELEBRATION for married couples will be Saturday, February 19.  Evening begins with Mass at 4:30 PM in Church.  Following will be a social in Kolbe Hall, Chicken & Beef Dinner, Speaker and Entertainment.  Tickets are $35.00/couple and available after Mass this and next weekend, at the parish office weekdays 612-789-7238, at 612-788-0869 or by email at What is a Cana Dinner?  The wedding feast at Cana was the occasion of Christ’s first miracle.  The celebration  emphasizes the sacred importance our Lord gives to marriage.

BAKE SALE - The Polish Rosary Society will host a Bake Sale and Raffle next Saturday, February 12 after the 4:30 Mass and Sunday, February 13 after all morning Masses in Kolbe Center.  Donations from parishioners will be greatly appreciated and may be brought to Kolbe Center on Saturday, February 12th after 12:00 Noon.

COFFEE & DONUTS - February 13th will be Coffee & Donut Sunday after all morning Masses in Kolbe Center.  This is a great way to stop down after Masses and visit with fellow parishioners.  Please join us!

PROJECT RACHEL - Are you hurting after an abortion?  Hope and healing is a phone call away.  Contact Project Rachel for confidential individual referrals.  651-291-4515 or e-mail


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MARK YOUR CALENDAR - The Annual Sauerkraut Supper sponsored by the Holy Cross Parish Activities Committee will be Tuesday, March 7 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM in the school auditorium.  Music by Craig Ebel from 4:00 to 8:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  We will need help!!  It’s a great dinner and a wonderful party.  Please help.  Call the Parish Office at 612-789-7238 weekdays.

PROFESSOR SHELDON ANDERSON - On Feb. 13 at 1:00 PM in Kolbe Center, Sheldon Anderson, Professor at Miami of Ohio who specializes in 20th Century Poland will give a talk: General Jaruzelski a Traitor?  This event will be co-sponsored by PACIM and the Holy Cross Polish Committee.  The event is free.

HOLY CROSS FISH FRY’S return on six Fridays during Lent beginning March 11.  Worker sign-up sheets for the Fish Fry’s will be at the University entrance of the Church beginning next weekend.  Your help will greatly appreciated.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST Sunday, Feb. 13 at St. Clement Church, 911 - 24th Avenue N.E. from 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.  $6.00 for adults; $3.00 for children.  The proceeds benefit Pope John Paul II School.