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

  • Holy Cross School Admissions Open House
    Holy Cross School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, is hosting an Admissions Open House on Monday, November 11 from 9 to 11 am. Come find out why families choose Holy Cross for its [...]
  • Family Advent Wreath Making
    Holy Cross is hosting a Family Advent Wreath Making event on Sunday, November 24, from 11:45 am to 1:00 pm in Lewis Hall.  Pizza lunch and materials for wreath making will be available for $30 [...]
  • 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 [...]

Upcoming Events

Nov
14
Thu
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Nov 14 @ 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
Nov 14 @ 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
Nov 14 @ 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
Nov 14 @ 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
Nov 14 @ 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
16
Sat
6:45 am That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
Nov 16 @ 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.
Nov
17
Sun
10:15 am K-8 Religious Education @ Lewis Hall and School
K-8 Religious Education @ Lewis Hall and School
Nov 17 @ 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
Nov 17 @ 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....
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Nov
18
Mon
7:30 pm Scout Troop 463 @ Lewis Hall
Scout Troop 463 @ Lewis Hall
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
For more information, visit www.troop463.org.
Nov
19
Tue
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Nov 19 @ 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
7:00 pm The Art of Apologetics with Deac... @ Holy Cross School Library
The Art of Apologetics with Deac... @ Holy Cross School Library
Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Have you ever felt the need to defend the Catholic Faith but couldn’t find the words? Apologetics is NOT apologizing for our beliefs. On the contrary, it is the compelling method used to explain the Teachings of the Church. The...
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Nov
20
Wed
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Nov 20 @ 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
Nov 20 @ 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...
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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)
Nov 20 @ 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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Nov
21
Thu
9:00 am Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Eucharistic Adoration @ Quinn Hall Chapel
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 21 @ 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
Nov 21 @ 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
23
Sat
6:45 am That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
That Man Is You! @ Holy Cross School - Lewis Hall
Nov 23 @ 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.