“Seeing with the eyes of Christ, I can give to others much more than their outward necessities; I can give them the look of love for which they crave.”
Pope Benedict XVI
Welcome to Holy Cross Parish
Holy Cross Parish is located in beautiful Georgetown, Ontario. Established as a Parish in the Diocese of Hamilton in 1956.
HOLY WEEK AND EASTER SCHEDULE
PALM SUNDAY, March 25th
(Sat.) 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.; 12 noon
HOLY Thursday, March 29th
7:00 p.m. – Mass of the Lord’s Supper
GOOD FRIDAY, March 30th
11:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. – Solemn Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
HOLY Saturday, March 31st
12 noon – Blessing of Easter Food
8:00 p.m. – Solemn EasterVigil
EASTER SUNDAY, April 1st
7:30 a.m.; 9:00 a.m.; 10:30 a.m.; 12 noon (note additional Mass for Easter Morning)
Sacrament of Reconciliation(Confession)
PARISH PENANCE CELEBRATION (several priests available for individual confession)
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21st at 7:00 p.m.
EXTENDED RECONCILIATION TIMES FOR LENT (at least 2 confessors available at most of these times)
Tuesday, March 27th from 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 28th from 9:30 a.m. – 0:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
There will be no Reconciliation on Saturday, March 31st
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available every Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday afternoon from 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. throughout the year.
New To The Community?
- Join us at Holy Mass.
- Introduce yourself to Father Cull.
- Fill out a Holy Cross Parish Membership Form and help us get to know you a little better.
Four Times for Holy Mass Each Weekend? What Musical Selections are offered?
|Time||Music/Type of Choir||Other|
|Saturday at 5:00 p.m.||Traditional & Contemporary|
|Sunday at 9:00 a.m.||Traditional & Contemporary||Children's Liturgy|
|Sunday at 10:30 a.m.||Traditional||Children's Liturgy|
|Sunday at Noon||Praise and Worship|
What about families with young children?
We offer a heartfelt welcome to all families. Children from junior kindergarten to grade 2 are welcome to participate in the Children’s Liturgy Program offered at both the 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Holy Masses. There is no need to pre-register. The children are invited forward at the beginning of Holy Mass and return to their families during the Preparation of the Gifts.
Alpha meets at Holy Cross Parish on Thursday evenings starting at 6:15 p.m. Find out more about Alpha
Marriage Preparation Course 2018
2018 Parish Marriage Preparation Session dates: Fall 2018 – dates not set **There will be three Saturday sessions and attendance at all three sessions is mandatory.