Saturday, May 10

         4:30 PM      Prayer Shawl Ministry - 1st Anniv.


Sunday, May 11

  Solemnity of Pentecost

         8:00 AM      Teresa & Helen Danaj

       10:00 AM      2008 First Communion Class

       11:30 AM      Sikora, Narog & Chorzempa

                                       Families in Poland

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioners


Monday, May 12

         6:45 AM      Helen (Turek) Piersak

Tuesday, May 13

         6:45 AM      Mary Brown

Wednesday, May 14

         6:45 AM      Walter Kozacz - Anniv.

Thursday, May 15

         6:45 AM      Deceased of the Slota Family

Friday, May 16

         6:45 AM      Sister Priscilla Tykwinski, O.S.F.

         7:00 PM      Zofia Sajnok

Saturday, May 17

         8:00 AM      Ted & Jan Chorzempa

         4:30 PM      Deceased of the Ronyak &                                              Krawczynski Families


Sunday, May 18

  Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

         8:00 AM      Deceased of the Kordiak Family

       10:00 AM      Father David - In Thanksgiving

       11:30 AM      Polish Saturday School

         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 next program begins in the fall of 2009 and the Sacrament will be administered in 2010.  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 May 11, 2008


Sunday:             Vigil: Gn 11:1-9 or Ex 19:3-8a, 16-                          20b or Ez 37:1-14 or Jl 3:1-5/
                          Rom 8:22-27/Jn 7:37-39
Day: Acts           2:1-11/1 Cor 12:3b-7, 12-13/

                          Jn 20:19-23
Monday:             Jas 1:1-11/Mk 8:11-13
Tuesday:            Jas 1:12-18/Mk 8:14-21
Wednesday:       Acts 1:15-17, 20-26/Jn 15:9-17
Thursday:           Jas 2:1-9/Mk 8:27-33
Friday:                Jas 2:14-24, 26/Mk 8:34-9:1
Saturday:           Jas 3:1-10/Mk 9:2-13
Next Sunday:     Ex 34:4b-6, 8-9/2 Cor 13:11-13/

                          Jn 3:16-18