Today, March 20

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.

· Bach II Organ recital 2:00 - 5:00 PM in Church.

· Bible Study 6:30 - 8:30 PM.

Wednesday, March 23

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

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

· “Sharing Memories” of Holy Cross 7:00 PM in the Pioneer Room.

Thursday, March 24

· 40 HOURS DEVOTION begins with Mass at 5:30 PM and Adoration continues from 6:00 to 11:00 PM.

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

Friday, March 25

· 40 HOURS DEVOTION after 6:45 AM Mass  concluding before 8:00 AM Mass on Saturday.

· No school Mass.

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

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

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

Saturday, March 26

· 40 HOURS DEVOTION after 8:00 AM Mass and concluding before 4:30 PM Mass.

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

Sunday, March 27

· 40 HOURS DEVOTION with Closing Ceremony at 4:00 PM.  Wine and Cheese Social to follow in Kolbe Center.

· Sunday School during the 10:00 AM Mass.


SOUP SUPPERS - English Altar and Rosary Guild Soup Suppers on Wednesdays during Lent from 4:30 to 7:00 PM in Kolbe Hall.  Enjoy homemade soup, bread, dessert, coffee or milk.  Adults $5.00 and children $1.25 (in celebration of our 125th Anniversary).  This week Chili will be featured.

HOLY CROSS FISH FRY’S every Friday, during Lent except for Good Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  Menu includes: Fish, French Fries or Baked Potato, Cole Slaw, Roll, Coffee or Milk.  Macaroni & Cheese available.  Adults $10.00, Children under 12 - $1.25 (in celebration of Holy Cross’ 125th Anniversary).  Worker sign-up sheets are at the University entrance of Church.  Thank you!

Text Box: “Hall of Faith” plaques are now on the wall outside of Kolbe Center.  Stop by and see what has been mounted thus far.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED - Catholic Eldercare is looking for a volunteer to work the Gift Boutique every other Wednesday.  Hours are 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.  Call Beth if interested at 612-362-2417.

ANNUAL SPRING LUNCH - All Saints Church Annual Spring Luncheon, Festival of Tables VI, Saturday, April 16th in their Parish Center.  Social hour and table viewing 11:00 AM with lunch at 12:30 PM.  Silent Auction, prizes, entertainment, raffles.  Tickets are $23.00 each.  No tickets sold at the door.  Ticket info: Paula at 763-571-0811 or email your request to

LADIES GUILD PLANNING MEETING - Ladies’ Guild Dinner neighborhood planning meeting on Wednesday, March 23 at 6:30 PM Principal’s Office, Room 112 at Pope John Paul II Catholic School, 1630-4th Street N.E. - enter blue door on 4th Street.

PERMANENT PART-TIME YEAR AROUND - Yard and light maintenance.  Seeking dependable individual to assist in maintaining our building and property.  Approximately ten to fifteen hours per week.  Perfect for retiree.  Please contact Kozlak-Radulovich Funeral Chapel at 612-789-8869.

THE HOLY NAME SOCIETIES AND MEN’S CLUB’S OF NORTHEAST… Present “Breakfast in Kolbe Center”  on Sunday, April 3, 2011 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon.  French Toast, Sausage, Maple Syrup, Fruit Cup, Orange Juice, Coffee or Milk.   Adults $6.00, Children (5-12) $3.00 and Children under 5 FREE.  Proceeds to PJPII/NERO Booster Club and Northeast Food Shelf.

ENGLISH ROSARY GUILD BINGO - The Holy Cross English Altar and Rosary Guild will sponsor a Ham and Cash Bingo on Sunday, April 10th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM in Kolbe Center.  All are welcome.

BEATIFICATION OF POPE JOHN PAUL II Join Pope John Paul II Catholic School and our Northeast Community in celebrating the Beatification of Pope John Paul II.  Our first committee meeting is Saturday, March 25th at 12:00 Noon.  We will meet in Room 112 at Pope John Paul II School.  The blue door on 4th Street will be open.  I look forward to seeing you there.  Questions?  Contact Debbie King at or 612-789-8851.

Congratulations to our Sauerkraut Supper

Royalty - King Jim & Queen Mary Gibbs!