United In Faith We Are Strong

In a Peanuts cartoon Lucy demanded that Linus change TV channel, threatening him with her fist if he didn’t. “What makes you think you can walk right in here and take over?” asks Linus. “These five fingers,” says Lucy. “Individually they’re nothing but when I curl them together like this into a single unit, they […]


Did Jesus Have to Go Back to Heaven?

A number of years ago I was teaching a 2nd grade class about how Jesus suffered and died on the Cross and how all His disciples were really sad. But when Jesus rose from the dead all His disciples were overjoyed. Then for forty days Jesus appeared to His disciples and taught them about the […]

News & Announcements

Salesian Missionary Visits Holy Cross

A Second Collection will be taken the weekend of June 28th and 29th for a Diocesan Mission Appeal. Salesian Missionary Fr. Juan Pablo Abrue-Sime, SDB, will be at Holy Cross to speak at all Masses about the missionary work of Salesian Missions, Inc., a part of the Salesian Society that was founded in 1859 to […]

Corpus Christi Eucharistic Procession

Join us Sunday, June 22nd, as we commemorate the Feast of Corpus Christi with a Eucharistic Procession following the 10:00 a.m. Mass. The purpose of this feast is to honor the Eucharist, and is associated with Jesus’ institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper. At the end of the Mass, it is customary to […]

Annual Diocesan Appeal Update

Thank you to the parishioners who have already contributed to the Annual Diocesan Appeal. This is opportunity to support the bigger Church of which we are a part. We will really reach our goal when EVERY household contributes something. To date 25% of our families have given. Whatever you can give is received with great […]

The Life of St. John Bosco: Indiscriminate Love

Saint John Bosco accomplished what many people considered an impossibility. He walked through the streets of Turin, Italy, looking for the dirtiest, roughest urchins he could find, then made good men of them. His extraordinary success can be summed up in the words of his patron Saint, Francis de Sales: “The measure of his love […]