Saturday, March 17

· Polish Mass & Retreat 6:00 PM in Church.

Sunday, March 18

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Polish Mass & Retreat 11:30 AM in Church.

Tuesday, March 19

· Women’s Lenten Retreat 5:30 to 8:00 PM.

Wednesday, March 21

· Soup Supper 4:30 to 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.

· Faith Formation Classes 6:30 to 7:30 PM in school.

Thursday, March 22

· AA & Alanon 7:30 PM in Kennedy Hall

Friday, March 23

· Fish Fry 5:00 to 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.

· Stations of the Cross in English 6:00 PM.

· Stations of the Cross and Mass in Polish 7:00 PM.

Saturday, March 24

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

Sunday, March 25

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Ham and Cash Bingo 2:00 to 5:00 PM in Kolbe.

· Year 1 Bible Study 7:00 to 9:00 PM.


Please remember Holy Cross Parish

in your Will.



WEEKDAY MASSES during Lent will be at 6:45 AM and 5:30 PM.


STATIONS OF THE CROSS - Stations of the Cross with Benediction will be on Friday evenings in English at 6:00 PM and Polish at 7:00 PM.

HOLY CROSS LADIES LENTEN RETREAT - All women are cordially invited to attend a Lenten Retreat given by Father Andrew Knop on Tuesday, March 20.  The evening will begin with the Lenten Parish Mass at 5:30 PM in Church followed by a light supper, speaker and Rosary.  No charge for the Retreat.  Free-will offering for supper.  No registration is necessary but if you will attend, please call the Parish Office at 612-789-7238 with number attending.  This will help us in our planning of food and beverages.  Sponsored by the English Altar & Rosary Guild.

SOUP SUPPERS - The next Soup Supper sponsored by the English Rosary Guild will be Wednesday, March 21 from 4:30 to 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Come and enjoy homemade soup, bread, dessert, coffee or milk.  Adults $4.00 and Children $2.00.  Take-outs available.  All proceeds go to feed the hungry at local charities.  This week Vegetable Beef Soup will be served.

FISH FRY’S - The Educational Task Force presents their “All You Can Eat” Fish Fry every Friday during Lent.  Menu includes: Fish, French Fries, Baked Potato, Cole Slaw, roll, coffee or milk.  Macaroni & cheese also served. Adults $8.00, children under 12 - $4.00. Take-outs available.




In the Gospel of today we read of a Father who is loving and forgiving.  Let us keep our thoughts on JESUS who at all times shows us that HE is loving and forgiving.  How great it is that we have the Adoration Chapel.  Visit JESUS with your praise, petitions, adoration and thanks.


Open Hours:     Monday:             10:00 AM and Noon

                          Tuesday:            Noon and 3:00 PM

                          Friday:                3:00 PM

                          Saturday:           9:00 AM


For information, call 612-605-2558 or 612-781-4806.

HAM & CASH BINGO - The English Altar and Rosary Guild will sponsor their Annual Ham and Cash Bingo on Sunday, March 25 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Join us for a fun afternoon of bingo, fun and refreshments.

IT’S OFFICAL - The N.E. Quilt is about to get started!  The first square designing meeting is scheduled for Saturday, March 24th from 2:00 to 3:30 PM at the Polish American Institute, 2514 Central Avenue N.E.  There is ample parking in the rear of the building.  What to bring: Cotton or other non-stretchy material, needles, thread, scissors, paper and pencils to sketch your ideas.  The N.E. Quilt is being created by people who live, work, worship or have a place in their heart for the N.E. community.  REMEMBER!  No sewing skills needed.