1621 University Avenue N.E., Minneapolis, MN 55413 


Please continue to pray for Holy Cross parishioners, and
all men and women, serving in the military:

Staff Sergeant Jason Focht, U.S. Air Force
Senior Airman Mary Gipsky, U.S. Air Force
Calvary Scout Jacob Godlewski, U.S. Army
PFC Michael Januszewski, Minnesota Army National Guard
Staff Sergeant David Johnstone, U.S. Army
Major Douglas Pasnik, U.S. Air Marine Corps
Lieutenant Mark Prehar, U.S. Army
Master Mechanic Nicholas Rodgers, U.S. Navy
4th Award Officer Ted Tomczyk, U.S. Army Apache
Helicopter Pilot
Colonel James Witkowski, U.S. Marines

Please call the Rectory weekdays with additional names.


Mass at 6:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Stations of the Cross and Benediction
in English on Friday at 6:00 p.m.

Mass with Stations following in Polish
on Friday at 7:00p.m.


Fifth Sunday of Lent - Jesus describes the Paschal mystery. Three times and in three different ways we are told about death. By dying to self we rise to new life. Our Adoration Chapel is a great help for us to follow Jesus' teaching. Visit often and receive His many graces.

The Chapel is located in the convent of Holy Cross. Open hours: Thursday 4:00 p.m., Friday 11:00 a.m. and Friday 4:00 p.m. For more information call 763-788-4729 or 612-781-4806. Thank you.
LENTEN SOUP SUPPER sponsored by the English Rosary Guild on Wednesday, April 9, 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Center. Menu: Ham & Potato Soup, Bread, Dessert and Beverage. Adults $3.00, children $1.50. All proceeds help feed the hungry at local charities.
"ALL YOU CAN EAT" FISH FRY'S sponsored by the Holy Cross Educational Task Force every Friday during Lent, including Good Friday, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Center. Menu includes: Fish, French Fries or Baked Potato, Cole Slaw, Roll/Butter, Coffee or Milk. Adults $7.00, under 12 - $3.00.


Today, April 6
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
English Rosary Guild HAM BINGO 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 9
Soup Supper 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Kolbe Center.
CCD classes 6:30-7:45 p.m. in school building.
Adult Choir 7:00 p.m. in Church.
Thursday, April 10
Pope John Paul II School New Name Dedication, Blessing of School and Reception 1:30 p.m.
AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.
Friday, April 11
Educational Task Force FISH FRY 5-7 p.m. in Kolbe.
Stations of the Cross in English 6:00 p.m. in Church.
Mass & Stations of the Cross in Polish 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 12
Polish School 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Mother's Club Bake Sale after 4:30 p.m. Mass.
Sunday, April 13 Palm Sunday
Coffee & Donuts after all morning Masses.
Mother's Club Bake Sale & Raffle after 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Masses.
Rosary recited at 9:40 a.m.
Sunday School/Nursery during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.
Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A WAY TO SERVE THE CHURCH, please consider becoming a Holy Cross Usher. Ushers are needed for all Masses. Contact John at 763- 572-9836 and he will answer your questions and assist you.
PLEASE KEEP SAVING ALUMINUM CANS. The money raised from recycling the aluminum will go towards the "Continuing Our Tradition" Campaign. Bags of aluminum cans can be put in the containers by the doors of the church or by the garages behind the rectory.

MOTHER'S CLUB BAKE SALE & RAFFLE will be Saturday, April 12 after the 4:30 p.m. Mass and Sunday, April 13 after 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Masses in Kolbe Center. The ladies will have an Easter basket raffle and much more! All donations will be greatly appreciated. Donations may be brought to Kolbe Center after 12:00 noon on Saturday.

EASTER BOUTIQUE/BAKE SALE/WHITE ELEPHANT SALE on Saturday, April 12 from 10:00 to 3:30, sponsored by the St. Boniface Christian Mothers' Guild, 629-2nd St. N.E. Gifts, baked goodies and refreshments. 
CASINO BUS TRIP to Hinckley on Wednesday, April 30th sponsored by the Degree of Honor - Polish White Eagle #15. Call Dorothy at 763-572-8251 for more information.