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  • Holy Cross Parish Awarded Grant (2/11/2022) - In January 2022 the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) awarded Holy Cross Parish a Stormwater Management Improvement Grant (SMIP) in the amount of $464,231!  This grant award will fund improvements to manage the stormwater runoff from the buildings and hard surfaces of the Holy Cross Campus A little History about our Grant Award This journey begins […]
  • What’s Up for Kids: Student Blessing, Bible Study, Youth-Led Movement and More (9/3/2021) - What’s Up for Kids?! – JOIN US for Mass – SAT 5pm; SUN 9am, 11am, & 6pm  – HOPE Food Pantry – open Tuesdays 10am-12pm SPREAD THE WORD!  – Kids’ Bible Study – meets Tuesdays at 4:30pm – Click  here  to… Read More
  • Friday FlockNote: Ministry Spotlight, DoSomething.org, From Picnic to Prayer Service, Holy Cross Hero, Kids’ Corner & more (8/28/2021) - What’s Up This Week:   – Weekend Mass Celebrated – SAT 5pm; SUN 9am, 11am, & 6pm(smallest Mass)  – Fervent Prayer Group – meets Mondays at 7pm (Join Us – see details below) – HOPE Food Pantry – open Tuesdays 10am-12pm SPREAD… Read More
  • COVID Mask Mandate & Philadelphia Churches (8/13/2021) -   UPDATE ON THE CELEBRATION OF THE SACRED LITURGY OFFICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP ARCHDIOCESE OF PHILADELPHIA FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 2021 The celebration of the Sacred Liturgy—the praise and worship of God by his people—is the greatest work of the Church carried out in all the parishes and institutions throughout the Archdiocese. At the same time, […]
  • Coming Back to Mass: Sunday Obligation Restored (8/9/2021) - See the announcement from Archbishop Perez here. Take note of the mitigating circumstances in which the obligation does not apply. As always, choose to act with kindness, with generosity, and with understanding for one another.
  • Parish Mission, Vision & Strategic Plan (4/9/2021) - Parish Mission Statement We are Courageous in empowering change, Compassionate in valuing people, and Catholic in the way we seek to go in love as Jesus does. Come as you are.  All are welcome. Vision Statement An Engaged Community that Radiates the Abundant Love of God! Both the Mission and Vision Statements serve as a […]
  • Jhoselyn’s Story (2/4/2021) - Jhoselyn Correa Needs Your Help ANGELS AMONG US:  I met Narci and her spirited daughter, Jhoselyn, in November 2020 one Sunday morning at 8:30am outside Holy Cross Parish as they waited for Mass to begin. With smiling eyes (since our faces were covered by masks due to COVID-19 precautions), Narci introduced herself and quickly inquired […]