Today, July 27

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.

Tuesday, July 29

· Prayer Shawl Ministry 6:30 PM in Library.

Thursday, July 30

· AA & Alanon 7:30PM in Kennedy Hall.

Friday, August 1

· Mass and Devotions in Polish 7:00 PM in Church.

Saturday, August 2

· Devotions 7:45 AM in Church.

Sunday, August 3

· Library open after the 10:00 AM Mass.


Text Box: Please remember Holy Cross Parish 
in your Will.
September 20 & 21

Here are some ideas of what can be done now:

Make items for the Fancy Booth - crochet, knit, carve, paint, holiday ornaments.
Start collecting (searching) for donations of “mystery gifts” for people of all ages for the Parcel Post Booth.  Useable items for this booth are needed.
Buy and/or sell your Festival raffle tickets.
Design a theme basket for the Arts and Crafts Booth.  Pick a theme and fill a basket with items relating to your theme.
Think of where you want to volunteer to work.  We need and would like lots of volunteers.

Call the Rectory weekdays 612-789-7238.
Text Box: DEVOTIONS - First Saturday Devotions will be held this Saturday, August 2 at Holy Cross at 7:45 AM with praying of the first three decades of the Rosary and Mass at 8:00 AM.  After Mass our devotions will continue with  praying of the final two decades of the Rosary, prayer and meditation.

ALL NIGHT VIGIL - The World Apostolate of Fatima of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is sponsoring an All-Night Vigil of prayer and reparation at St. Charles Catholic Church, 409 North Third Street, Bayport.  The vigil begins on Friday, August 1 at 8:00 PM, and closes on Saturday, June 7, with Mass at 4:00 AM.  Everyone is invited to attend all or some of this devotion.  651-439-4511.




Praise the wonderful things God has done.


“Jesus has won us for Himself, and we must proclaim what HE has done for us.” (1 Peter 2:9)  Visit the Adoration Chapel to give thanks and praise.



Open Hours:     Thursday: 3:00 PM

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


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


POLKA DAZE - St. Anthony of Padua has announced their Annual Polka Daze Festival for Sunday, August 3rd on the Parish Grounds at 804 N.E. 2nd Street.  It will begin with a Polka Mass at 11:30 AM and continue on the grounds until 5:00 PM.  The event includes cash drawings, food, door prizes, and live polka music with the Dick Macko Orchestra as well as games for children and adults.  For more information call 612-379-2324.

FOR RENT       Duplex for rent, first floor, 5th St. & 22nd    

      Ave. N.E.  Call 612-789-6445

ATTENTION TEEN AND ADULTS - Jeff Cavins’ Bible study, The Great Adventure: A Journey Through the Bible, is coming to Holy Cross this fall on the second and fourth Sunday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.  This program is offered in a two-year time frame from October to March.  Registration ends September 8.  To register call 612-789-7238 weekdays.  For more information about The Great Adventure, go to  Holy Cross will have two bible study groups starting this fall.  It is recommended that you do The Great Adventure first and The Adventures of Matthew second.