Saturday, August 25

         4:30 PM      Mark & Renee Salchert -

                                       25th Wedding Anniversary


Sunday, August 26

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      Wally Lazinski, Stanley Nawara &

                                       Scott Simmons

       10:00 AM      Barbara & Felix Lamusga -

                                       Anniv. Barbara

       11:30 AM      Jozef Szczesny

         6:30 PM      For the Parishioners


Monday, August 27

         6:45 AM      Eleanor Tomas

Tuesday, August 28

         6:45 AM      Sister Dolores Florek in

                             thanksgiving for years of service

                                            to Holy Cross

Wednesday, August 29

         6:45 AM      Valeria Podgorski - ERS

Thursday, August 30

         6:45 AM      Zygmunt Sarna

Friday, August 31

         6:45 AM      Frank & Dorothy Kozub

Saturday, September 1

         8:00 AM      Bernice Larson - ERS

         4:30 PM      Joseph Biernat, Sr. & Deceased of

                                        the Biernat Family


Sunday, September 2

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

         8:00 AM      Staff and Students of Pope John                                        Paul II Catholic School

       10:00 AM      Continuous Health of the

                                       Tuesday Volunteers

       11:30 AM      Mary Pasiewicz

         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 current program began in the fall of 2007 and the Sacrament will be administered in 2008.  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 7:45 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 August 26, 2007


Sunday:         Is 66:18-21/Heb 12:5-7, 11-13/

                     Lk 13:22-30

Monday:         1 Thes 1:1-5, 8b-10/Mt 23:13-22

Tuesday:        1 Thes 2:1-8/Mt 23:23-26

Wednesday:   1 Thes 2:9-13 (427)/Mk 6:17-29

Thursday:       1 Thes 3:7-13/Mt 24:42-51

Friday:           1 Thes 4:1-8/Mt 25:1-13

Saturday:       1 Thes 4:9-11/Mt 25:14-30

Next Sunday:     Sir 3:17-18, 20, 28-29/

                     Heb 12:18-19, 22-24a/Lk 14:1, 7-14