Today, June 8

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

· N.E. Eucharistic Procession beginning at 3:00 PM at Holy Cross.

Tuesday, June 10

· Baptism Class 7:00 PM in the Church.

Thursday, June 12

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

Sunday, June 15

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.







Jesus calls us to visit HIM.  Jesus calls us to come to HIM with our repentance, prayers, adoration, and thanks.


The Adoration Chapel gives us a chance to visit HIM, and it gives us a powerful aid in working out our salvation.


Open Hours:     Friday: 9:00 AM , 1:00 PM and 4:00 PM


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


LECTORS AND EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS - A new schedule for the next three months will be coming out at the end of June.  If you have special requests please call Janice Godlewski at 612-789-7238 weekdays or email her at  Anyone interested in becoming a Lector or Eucharistic Minister is also welcome to contact Janice.

HELP CATHOLIC THEATER REACH WORLD YOUTH DAY in Australia this summer by attending a fundraising performance for Epiphany Studio Productions.  They’re scheduled to perform 2 plays 3 different times at WYD, impacting countless youth from around the world, but need to pay their way!  See one or both of these plays and support this effort: LOLEK at St. Victoria Church in Victoria, June 20 @ 7 PM; or LOLEK at Holy Spirit Church in St. Paul, June 26 @ 7:30 PM; or ALESSANDRO at Holy Spirit Church, June 27 @ 8:00 PM.  Tickets $15 all shows - available at the door.  Tickets also available at Holy Cross after the 10:00 Mass and before the 11:30 Mass TODAY at the University entrance.  Visit: or call 651-336-3302.

THE HOLY CROSS “RUMMAGE SALE” (former Garage Sale) will be August 6, 7 & 8 - Wednesday through Friday.  Donations are needed!  Bring good, useable items that you no longer need.  Perhaps you can donate a box or a couple of bags of things you no longer use.  No clothing, TV’s or furniture.  Bring donations to the garages behind the rectory weekdays 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Questions?  Call 612-789-7238 weekdays.

POPE JOHN PAUL II CATHOLIC SCHOOL - Would you like your child to experience education where faith and knowledge co-exist?  Register to attend Pope John Paul II Catholic School where academics, values and faith development exist at the heart of each child’s education.  For information contact the school at 612-789-8851. 

FOR RENT - 7 room house, 19th Ave. & 5th Street N.E.  Call Carl at 651-488-5077.

RURAL LIFE CELEBRATION  - Mark your calendars for this year’s Archdiocesan Rural Life Sunday Celebration, June 22, 2008.  It begins at 11:30 AM.  This year’s event is sponsored by the Parish of St. Gregory the Great in North Branch and is being held at the Pam Hughes’ farm.  A pig roast and refreshments will be served (free will offering accepted).  All are welcome.  For more information call the Parish Services Team contact person at 651-290-1647.

PLEASE CONTINUE TO SAVE - Pope John Paul II Catholic School collects the following items throughout the year: Box Tops for Education - clip 10¢ Box Top coupons from your favorite products such as Cherrios, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Ziploc, Kleenex, Hefty and more.  Milk Caps - Kemps or Land-O-Lakes dairy products with specially marked caps or proof of purchase symbols are worth 5¢.  Please make sure caps are clean before sending to school.  Campbell’s Soup UPC Codes - Campbell products - Pepperidge Farm products, Swanson, Franco-American & Prego (lids).  Remember you no longer need to clip the entire label just the UPC code itself.  This school year we have received $375 for milk caps; earned $955 from Box Tops and we have 11,300 points banked from UPC codes from Campbell products.  Please turn into to the parish office or bring them to the school.  Any questions, call the school at 612-789-8851.  Thank you for your continued support. 


Please remember Holy Cross Parish

in your Will.