Advent & Christmas Programme at the Holy Cross

ADVENT & CHRISTMAS PROGRAMME 1 December: 1st Sunday of Advent, Parish Recollection and Penitential Day (12:00 noon) and Advent retreat (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm) 8 December: 2nd Sunday of Advent 9 December, Monday: The Immaculate Conception of the BVM Holy Masses 7:30 am and 6:30pm 15 December: 3rd Sunday … Read More

Advent 2019 – Videos

ADVENT – A TIME OF PREPARATION Beginning the Church’s liturgical year, Advent (from, “ad-venire” in Latin or “to come to”) is the season encompassing the four Sundays (and weekdays) leading up to the celebration of Christmas. The Advent season is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds … Read More

Android Smartphone Application for Holy Cross

TO DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL ON YOUR SMARTPHONE OR TABLET Android Application for Holy Cross CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW – to open page and then click download, to receive and install the Android Application for Holy Cross on your Android smartphone or tablet: Download LINK for Android Application https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dNJKfxu0gpTboJgONPGttfeWVD-bvjjU/view OR … Read More

All Saints and All Souls

All Saints and All Souls What are the origins of All Saints and All Souls Day? Are these linked with paganism and Halloween? Both the Feast of All Saints and the Feast of All Souls evolved in the life of the Church independently of paganism and Halloween. However, elements of … Read More