Mass Schedule

Saturday: 5:00pm
Sunday: 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 12:00pm
Weekdays: 6:45am and 8:30am

Eucharistic Adoration

The Adoration Chapel in Quinn Hall is
open Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
from 9:00 am until 9:00 pm

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturday: 9:00am - 10:00am or by appointment

Holy Cross is a Catholic parish located in Garrett Park, Maryland. We were founded in 1961 on land donated by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. Our parish offers opportunities to deepen one's faith through the sacramental life of the Catholic Church, provides continued faith formation and sacramental preparation for children and adults, and has a proud tradition of service through ministries to the poor and the sick. All are welcome.

Daily Word of God

Announcements

  • St. Mary Magdalene Bereavement Group
    Have you lost a parent, child, spouse, or close friend and think you might benefit from group support as you grieve?  Holy Cross will host a grief support group on Wednesdays from October 30th – [...]
  • The DVD Group Presents Pivotal Players: St. Augustine and St. Benedict
    Explore the lives if these amazing saints and how one came to be a Doctor of the Church and the other recognized for saving western Christian culture. Study Guides to further enrich your learning [...]
  • Blessing of the Animals
    Saint Francis of Assisi is the Patron Saint of Animals and his feast day is October 4. People all over the world celebrate his love of animals by having their animals blessed. You are invited to [...]
  • Fr. Robert is having a birthday!
    You’re invited to wish him a happy 70th birthday on Saturday, September 28, from 6 to 8 pm in Lewis Hall. [...]
  • Harvest Bingo Night
    Harvest Bingo Night on Saturday, October 19 at 6 pm in Lewis Hall to benefit Centro Tepeyac, a pregnancy aid center in Silver Spring. Dinner and ice cream sundaes at family-friendly prices. Admission [...]

Upcoming Events

Oct
22
Tue
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
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Oct
23
Wed
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
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7:00 pm RCIA @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room (located between the church and school)
RCIA @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room (located between the church and school)
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA) is for unbaptized adults who seek to learn about the Catholic faith or enter the Church; baptized Christians who want to become Catholic or learn more about the Catholic faith; baptized Catholics who need...
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Oct
24
Thu
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
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9:30 am Reflections on the Sunday Gospel @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Reflections on the Sunday Gospel @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join Fr. Mathias and fellow parishioners as they reflect on the Sunday Gospel. Bring your Bible! No registration; just come!
4:30 pm Children’s Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Children’s Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Children’s Choir sings at the 9 am Sunday Mass.  All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
6:00 pm Contemporary Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Contemporary Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Contemporary Choir sings at the 5 pm Saturday Mass. Group led by pianist, Isaac Schiller. All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
7:30 pm Adult Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Adult Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Adult Choir sings at the 10:30 am Sunday Mass. All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
Oct
26
Sat
6:45 am That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
Oct 26 @ 6:45 am – 8:15 am
That Man Is You! addresses the pressures and temptations that men face in our modern culture, especially those relating to their roles as husbands and fathers. All men are welcome; no previous attendance is necessary.
Oct
27
Sun
10:15 am K-8 Religious Education @ Lewis Hall and School
K-8 Religious Education @ Lewis Hall and School
Oct 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 pm The DVD Group Presents Pivotal P... @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
The DVD Group Presents Pivotal P... @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Oct 27 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Explore the lives if these amazing saints and how one came to be a Doctor of the Church and the other recognized for saving western Christian culture. Study Guides to further enrich your learning experience will be available for $20....
Read more
Oct
28
Mon
7:30 pm Scout Troop 463 @ Lewis Hall
Scout Troop 463 @ Lewis Hall
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
For more information, visit www.troop463.org.
Oct
29
Tue
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
Read more
Oct
30
Wed
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
Read more
9:30 am St. Mary Magdalene Bereavement G... @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
St. Mary Magdalene Bereavement G... @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Oct 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Have you lost a parent, child, spouse, or close friend and think you might benefit from group support as you grieve?  Holy Cross will host a grief support group on Wednesdays from October 30th – December 18th from 9:30am-11:00am.  The group will...
Read more
7:00 pm RCIA @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room (located between the church and school)
RCIA @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room (located between the church and school)
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION OF ADULTS (RCIA) is for unbaptized adults who seek to learn about the Catholic faith or enter the Church; baptized Christians who want to become Catholic or learn more about the Catholic faith; baptized Catholics who need...
Read more
Oct
31
Thu
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration is the tradition of spending one hour in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Adorers make a commitment to pray the same hour of each week. In addition, all are welcome to visit the Eucharistic Adoration Chapel in...
Read more
9:30 am Reflections on the Sunday Gospel @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Reflections on the Sunday Gospel @ Quinn Hall Meeting Room
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join Fr. Mathias and fellow parishioners as they reflect on the Sunday Gospel. Bring your Bible! No registration; just come!
4:30 pm Children’s Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Children’s Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Children’s Choir sings at the 9 am Sunday Mass.  All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
6:00 pm Contemporary Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Contemporary Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Contemporary Choir sings at the 5 pm Saturday Mass. Group led by pianist, Isaac Schiller. All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
7:30 pm Adult Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Adult Choir Rehearsal @ Holy Cross Church
Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Adult Choir sings at the 10:30 am Sunday Mass. All new members are very welcome!  If interested, or for more information, please contact Peter Smith, the Music Director, at peter.smith1@hotmail.ca or call 202-492-3022.
Nov
1
Fri
8:30 am First Friday Benediction
First Friday Benediction
Nov 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
On First Friday,  there will be Benediction and the Sacred Heart Novena following the 8:30 am Mass. After First Friday Mass, the Holy Cross OVER 50 CLUB goes to breakfast at the I-Hop on Route 355 at 10 am. Call...
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8:30 am Over 50 Club Breakfast
Over 50 Club Breakfast
Nov 1 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
After First Friday Mass, the Holy Cross OVER 50 CLUB goes to breakfast at the I-Hop on Route 355 at 10 am. Call Charlene Hubbard, 301-942-1522 for more information.