Saturday, July 26

         4:30 PM      Anne Stachnik


Sunday, July 27

  Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      Angie & Joe Waletzko

       10:00 AM      Stanley Lipa - Anniv.

       11:30 AM      Deceased of the Wawrzyniec &                                        Maria Tomczyk Family

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioner


Monday, July 28

         6:45 AM      Wanda & Ben Dreis

Tuesday, July 29

         6:45 AM      Walter & Leone Konieczny

Wednesday, July 30

         6:45 AM      Helen M. Wojciak

Thursday, July 31

         6:45 AM      Vergie Nardelli

Friday, August 1

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

         7:00 PM        Thanksgiving of the Skrzek Family

Saturday, August 2

         8:00 AM      Felix & Maria Protasiewicz

         4:30 PM      Stanley, Felicia & Elizabeth Brya


Sunday, August 3

  Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      Anita Torkildson

       10:00 AM      Joseph Walker

       11:30 AM      Stanislawa & Jan Galas

         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 one year before wedding date.  For wedding arrangements, please contact the Parish Office at 612-789-7238.


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

Shirley Hambrick at 781-9867.


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 July 27, 2008


Sunday:             1 Kgs 3:5, 7-12/Rom 8:28-30/

                          Mt 13:44-52 or 13:44-46
Monday:             Jer 13:1-11/Mt 13:31-35
Tuesday:            Jer 14:17-22/Jn 11:19-27 or

                          Lk 10:38-42
Wednesday:       Jer 15:10, 16-21/Mt 13:44-46
Thursday:           Jer 18:1-6/Mt 13:47-53
Friday:                Jer 26:1-9/Mt 13:54-58
Saturday:           Jer 26:11-16, 24/Mt 14:1-12
Next Sunday:     Is 55:1-3/Rom 8:35, 37-39/

                          Mt 14:13-21