Saturday, February 6

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

Today, February 7

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Bible Study 6:30-8:30 PM.

Monday, February 8

· English Altar & Rosary Guild 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Refreshments by Rose 109.

Tuesday, February 9

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

Wednesday, February 10

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

· Confirmation class 6:30-7:30 PM in school.

Thursday, February 11

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

Friday, February 12

· Confession, Mass & Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM.

Saturday, February 13

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

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

Sunday, February 14

· Coffee & Donuts after all morning Masses in Kolbe.

· Polish Rosary Bake Sale & Raffle in Kolbe.

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Family Adoration 3:00 PM in Church.


BAKE SALE - The Polish Rosary Society will host a Bake Sale and Raffle next Saturday, February 13th after the 4:30 Mass and Sunday, February 14th after all morning Masses in Kolbe Center.  Donations from parishioners will be greatly appreciated and may be brought to Kolbe Center on Saturday February 13th after 12:00 noon.

FAMILY HOLY HOUR - Join other families from our diocese for a Family Holy Hour on Sunday, February 14 at Holy Cross.  Bishop Lee Piché of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will lead the Holy Hour.  You will enjoy hearing and meeting Bishop Piché!  Confessions start at 2:15 PM and Adoration at 3:00 PM.  Families should plan to enjoy fellowship in Kolbe Hall after prayer. 

COME AND SEE - Young, single women between the ages of 18 and 40 are invited to join the School Sisters of Notre Dame for the weekend of February 20-21 at the Motherhouse in Mankato for an opportunity to “Come and See” what religious life is all about.  For more information or to register please call 507-389-4200.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! -  The Annual Sauerkraut Supper sponsored by the Holy Cross Parish Activities Committee will be Tuesday, February 16 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM in the school auditorium.  Music by John Filipczak from 4:00 to 8:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  We need help in the kitchen and dining room.  A coffee team is needed to brew coffee for 800+.  It is a great dinner and wonderful party!  Please help.  Call the parish office at 612-789-7238 weekdays or Cindy at 763-754-2230.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST Sunday, February 14 at St. Clement Church, 911-24th Ave. N.E. from 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.  $5.00 for adults; $3.00 for children.  Proceeds to benefit Pope John Paul II Catholic School.

COFFEE & DONUTS - February 14th will be Coffee & Donut Sunday after all morning Masses in Kolbe Center.  This is a great opportunity to stop down after Masses and visit with fellow parishioners.   Plan to join us!

A VALENTINES MESSAGE FOR MARRIED COUPLES - Thinking about a present for your spouse on Valentine’s Day?  How about being “Present” for your spouse?  Are your communication and listening skills in need of a little enriching?  How about going on a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend?  A weekend is your chance to enrich your marriage in ways you never thought possible.  Find out what thousands of other couples have discovered by going on a weekend.  For information go to or call 612-840-7630. 

SENIOR VALENTINE DINNER -  Senior Appreciation Valentine Dinner will be Thursday, February 11, 2010 at the Northeast Neighborhood House, 1700-2nd St. N.E.  11:30 AM seating.  Admission by ticket only.  Space is limited.  Cost $3.00.  Call 612-781-6011.

SINGLE PARENT RETREAT -  Please join us for the Annual Single Parent Morning Retreat on Saturday, February 20th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon at Nativity of Our Lord in St. Paul.  A time to reflect, recharge and connect with other parents.  All are welcome.  Free childcare provided.  Single parents of every age and stage in life are welcome.  Mass at 8:15 AM; Registration at 8:45 AM.  Cost is $10/family - scholarships available.  For more information or a registration form, call 651-291-4489 or at  Sponsored by the Archdiocesan Office for Marriage, Family and Life.




JESUS, in YOU we place all our hopes, sorrows, and trials.  With thanks and praise visit the Adoration Chapel to receive from JESUS strength and answers to our prayers


Visit the Adoration Chapel - Open Hours: Monday 1:00 PM, Monday 2:00 PM and Tuesday Noon.


For information call 763-784-1317 or 612-781-4806.