Monday, April 17

· Delivery of Easter Flowers to the shut-ins and sick of the parish beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Meet in Church.

· Archdiocesan Holy Name Board Meeting.

Wednesday, April 19

· Faith Formation Classes 6:30-7:45 p.m.

· Meeting with Confirmation Parents and Candidates 6:30 p.m. in Kolbe Center.

Thursday, April 20

· AA & Alanon 7:30 p.m. in Kennedy Hall.

Friday, April 21

· Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 p.m. in Church.

Saturday, April 22

· Polish School 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

· Kolbe Kitchen Reserved.

· Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive - 4:30 Mass.

Sunday, April 23

· Library open after the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

· Sunday School/Nursery during the 10:00 a.m. Mass.

· Easter Zurek in Kolbe Center.

· Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive at all Masses.


HOLY CROSS PARISH ACTIVITIES is sponsoring a trip to the Chanhassen Theater to see “Singin’ In the Rain” on Wednesday, June 28th.  Cost is $50.00 per ticket and includes Dinner, Show and Bus.  Call Joan at 612-379-4488 to sign up.  Watch for information on Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” coming to the Ordway Theatre at Christmas time.  Date to be announced.


Call 612-789-7238  weekdays or

leave a message at 763-572-1713.

TOOTSIE ROLL DRIVE April 22 and 23 - The Knights of Columbus will be at all Masses next weekend handing out Tootsie Rolls to benefit the Mentally Handicapped.  Donations will be expected, but not mandatory.  Thank you for your generosity.

SAVE-SAVE – KEMP’S MILK CAPS AND PROOFS OF PURCHASE!  The Minnesota Timberwolves will match our amount for whatever amount we have collected up to the date of May 31st, 2006.  Thank you for all you do contribute with the “Box Tops for Education” and Campbell Soup labels.  Please continue.

Pope John Paul II Catholic School.





ALL SCHOOL REUNION & BENEFIT    GALA on Friday, April 28, 2006, Prom Center, 484 Inwood Avenue, Oakdale.  All graduates of All Saints, Holy Cross, Northeast Regional, St. Anthony of Padua, St. Boniface, St. Cyril & Methodius, St. Hedwig, St. Lawrence, St. Maron, Our Lady of Lourdes and Our Lady of Mount Carmel are welcome.  Reception & Silent Auction 6:00 p.m.  Dinner at 7:00 p.m.  Music by the Midas Touch.  Dinner Tickets - $75.00.  For information call the Development Office at 651-776-2763 (ext. 249).

SINGLES SUNDAY - The Catholic Single Adult Club invites all single Catholics, 21 and older, to join them Sunday, April 30 for their annual Singles’ Sunday celebration.  Singles’ Sunday celebrates the unique gifts of single Catholics and explores their needs and contributions to the Church and society.  We will begin with 11 a.m. Mass at Guardian Angles Church in Oakdale, followed by lunch in the social hall.  After lunch we will listen as our guest speaker Deacon Terry Beer, Pastoral Associate at Guardian Angel’s Church, discusses: “The Big Ten: Keys to a Good Relationship.”  Cost is $20.00.  information call Carl at 651-603-1412.

ARCHDIOCESAN YOUNG ADULT’S “EVENING WITH THE BISHOP”  All young adults (ages 18-39, single or married!) are invited to come to the Cathedral of St. Paul on Friday, April 28 for the Annual Adult “Evening with the Bishop.”  This year Bishop Pates will spend an evening with young adults.  The evening begins at 6:00 p.m. and includes reconciliation, Mass, Q & A time with the Bishop and an opportunity to connect with other young adults in the Archdiocese.  This event is hosted by the Cathedral Young Adults.  For more contact Kristin at

ST. JUDE’S CIRCLE OF IMMACULATE CONCEPTION will sponsor a Card and Bunco Party, Sunday, April 30th at 2:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  There will be door prizes, raffles, cash prizes and refreshments.  $2.00 donation.  Immaculate Conception Church is located at 4030 Jackson Street N.E., Columbia Heights.

FOR RENT: Upper 2 BR, LR, Kit., Lg. closets, parking $675+ plus dep. 1 year lease. 24xx Fifth St. N.E. Call days - 612-781-9173.