Saturday, March 8

         4:30 PM      John & Louise Bernier

Sunday, March 9

  Fifth Sunday of Lent

         8:00 AM      George & Ann Kordiak

       10:00 AM      Geneva Jaszewski

       11:30 AM         Special Intention of Ed Turek

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioners

Monday, March 10

         6:45 AM      Wanda & Ben Dreis

         5:30 PM      Franciszka Szaflarski

Tuesday, March 11

         6:45 AM      Joseph Galka

         5:30 PM      Joseph, Sr. & Joseph, Jr. Godava

                                       and Barbara Stone

Wednesday, March 12

         6:45 AM      John Symanitz - Ushers

         5:30 PM      Stanley & Roger Lipa

Thursday, March 13

         6:45 AM         Terry Walace

         5:30 PM      Deceased Members of the Rekucki

                                       Family - Anniv. Martha

Friday, March 14

         6:45 AM      Special Intentions of

                                       George Shimshock

         5:30 PM      Marge Mycko

         7:00 PM        Health of John & Kasimira Sikora

Saturday, March 15

         8:00 AM      Deceased of Anton & Pauline

                                       Fussy Family

         4:30 PM      Karl, Edwin, Charles, Ted, Evelyn

                                       and Paul Krawczynski

Sunday, March 16

  Palm Sunday

         8:00 AM      Deceased of the Slota Family

       10:00 AM      George Zurek

       11:30 AM      Zdzislaw Kraskiewicz

         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 March 9, 2008


Sunday:             Ez 37:12-14/Rom 8:8-11/Jn 11:1-45                           or 11:3-7, 17, 20-27, 33b-45
Monday:             Dn 13:1-9, 15-17, 19-30, 33-62 or                           13:41c-62/Jn 8:1-11
Tuesday:            Nm 21:4-9/Jn 8:21-30
Wednesday:       Dn 3:14-20, 91-92, 95/Jn 8:31-42
Thursday:           Gn 17:3-9/Jn 8:51-59
Friday:                Jer 20:10-13/Jn 10:31-42
Saturday:           2 Sm 7:4-5a, 12-14a, 16/Rom                                4:13,16-18, 22/Mt 1:16, 18-21, 24a                           or Lk 2:41-51a
Next Sunday:     Mt 21:1-11/Is 50:4-7/Phil 2:6-11/

                          Mt 26:14-27:66 or 27:11-54