Sacraments & Worship Times
Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM, and by appointment.
Sacrament of Marriage
Contact the rectory a year before the wedding and before making final arrangements with a reception facility. The preparation period involves meeting with the priest for an initial interview, the Premarital Inventory, a Pre-Cana Program, meeting with the music minister, and planning the details. Visit Music Ministry page for more information.
Sacrament of Baptism
This is celebrated in the church on the second Sunday of the month at 12:30 PM. There is an evening class and rehearsal for parents and godparents on the first Monday of the month. Please call the Rectory to make arrangements.
Sacrament of Confirmation
Confirmation is a two year program at Holy Cross. Tenth graders begin their sacramental preparation in the fall. The program includes various sessions of presentations and discussions on the life of a committed Catholic, an evening of recollection, and Christian service.
Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick
Anointing of the sick takes place in the church on the first Sunday of each month following the 11:00 AM liturgy.
Lord's Day Liturgies:
Saturday Vigil: 4:00 PM
Sunday Morning: 8:30 AM, 11:00 AM
Sunday Evening: 6:00 PM [September through June] Exceptions -Easter Sunday, Christmas and New Years Day.
Holy Day Liturgies:
Immaculate Conception: Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:00AM Not a holyday of obligation this year.
Ascension Thursday, Assumption, All Saints
7:00 AM and 7:00 PM
Christmas Eve - 4:00 PM; 10:00 PM - music program at 9:30 PM by the Music Ministry
Christmas Day - 10:00 AM
New Years Day:
Vigil: 4:00 PM -
New Years Day: 10:00 AM
Monday - Thursday 7:00 AM
Friday and Saturday: no morning liturgy
Holidays: 7:00 AM [Thanksgiving Day liturgy on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 at 9:00AM.]
Ash Wednesday Services: Liturgies of the Eucharist at 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM. Ashes are distributed during the services. [Check current weekly bulletin.]
Sacrament of Reconciliation
The sacrament of reconciliation is celebrated from 3:00-3:30 PM each Saturday in the reconciliation room in the church or by appointment.
Sacrament of the Sick
The sacrament of the sick is celebrated on the first Sunday of each month following the 11:00 AM. liturgy. Those who wish to receive the sacrament are asked to meet in front of the Eucharistic chapel following the liturgy [approximately at 11:45 AM. Those experiencing a chronic disorder or anticipating surgery are invited to receive the sacrament. For further information, please contact the rectory [783-4111].
Miraculous Medal Novena: Monday after 7:00 AM Mass
Stations of the Cross: Friday evenings at 7:00 PM during Lent
Wednesday afternoons beginning October 10, 2018:
Eucharistic Adoration from 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Chaplet of the Divine Mercy recited from 5:00 - 5:15 PM
This information was updated November 13, 2019
Palm Sunday Liturgies: Saturday at 4:00 PM; Sunday at 8:30 and 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM.
Holy Thursday: Liturgies at 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM.
Good Friday: Stations of the Cross at 3:00 PM; Evening Service at 7:00 PM.
Holy Saturday: Vigil at 8:00 PM
Easter Sunday: Liturgies at 8:30 and 11:00 AM; there is NO evening liturgy.