Sacraments

Celebration of the Eucharist

Please refer to the Parish Schedule.

Sacrament of Baptism

Parents must be registered Holy Cross parishioners for at least 2 months prior to requesting this sacrament. A baptism preparation program is required for all parents. Please contact the office for further information.

Sacrament of First Holy Communion

In order to celebrate the sacrament in the Easter season, please contact the office to register by late October of the prior year. Please note that a mandatory parents' meeting is scheduled for November 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm in the parish hall; parents who have not contacted the office may register at this meeting. Parents should bring a photocopy of their child's baptismal certificate to the meeting.

Sacrament of Confirmation

In order to celebrate the sacrament of Confirmation in the Easter season, please contact the office to register by the end of November of the prior year. Schedules for the Confirmation classes will be posted in the weekly bulletin, which is available on this site.

Sacrament of Marriage

Arrangements should begin at least six months in advance of the desired date of marriage. Please contact the office for further information.

Sacrament of the Sick

To receive the sacrament, please contact the office. Communal celebrations will occur occasionally as announced in the bulletin.

Pastoral Care

Pastoral visits are available for the sick, lonely, shut-in, depressed, or bereaved parishioners. Please contact the office for further information.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (R.C.I.A.)

The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is the norm for the process of bringing adults into full sacramental initiation in the Church. Interested persons are always welcome. Please contact the office for further information.