PAX ET BONUM!
Welcome to Holy Cross Parish in Nicosia, Cyprus! With joy and faith we offer our website to you, for your spiritual growth, Christian formation and information on our everyday life. Holy Cross is a unique parish. People from fifty different nations come to Holy Cross church and Mass is celebrated in eight different languages. Our characteristics, as a Catholic parish, are: openness, diversity, unity and faith, as we follow Jesus Christ with joy.
Please join us in our celebrations! You are invited to come and pray in our beautiful and silent church. See you soon!
Fr Andrew Verdote, ofm
ASH WEDNESDAY Even the darkest moments of the liturgy are filled with joy. And Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lent fast, is a day of happiness, a Christian feast. It cannot be otherwise, as it forms part of the great Easter cycle. (Thomas Merton) LENT – FORTY DAYS In … Read More
JOURNEY TO THE CROSS Your gift eBook from the Holy Cross – READINGS & DEVOTIONS FOR LENT Click HERE to receive your eBook – YOUR GIFT TO ACCOMPANY YOU THROUGH LENT! How to Use This Book This book is a devotional guide for the season of Lent. Each day consists … Read More
LENT 2019 AT THE HOLY CROSS ASH WEDNESDAY (13 March 2019): Mass at 7:30 am and 6:30 pm. WEEKDAYS (Monday -Thursday) at 5:30 pm: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament with the Evening Prayer (Vespers) THE WAY OF THE CROSS: Every Friday at 6:00 pm, before the Mass. For those who … Read More