• The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament
  • The Parishes of Holy Cross and Blessed Sacrament

Mass Times

Saturday Vigil
4:00pmHoly Cross
5:30pmBlessed Sacrament

8:00amHoly Cross
9:30amBlessed Sacrament
11:00amHoly Cross

Daily Mass
Mon, Wed, Fri: 8:00amHoly Cross
Tues,Thurs: 7:30amBlessed Sacrament


Holy Cross
3:00pm to 3:45pm

Blessed Sacrament
3:15pm to 3:45pm

Outreach Services

AA Helpline1-800-640-7545
Birthright of Scranton570-961-1133
National Hotline For Abortion Recovery1-866-482+5433
Rachel’s Vineyard Post Abortive Healing1-877-467-3463
PA 24 Hour Child Abuse Hot Line1-800-932-0313

Latest Tweets

Mass Intentions


Blessed SacramentBlessed SacramentBlessed SacramentBlessed SacramentBlessed Sacrament
Date Time Location Intention Requested By
Monday 9/28 Holy Cross8:00amElizabeth Kosar John Kilker Family
Tuesday 9/29 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Judy Lesso Bible Study Group of Blessed Sacrament Parish
Wednesday 9/30 Holy Cross8:00amNellie EboliPiwowarczyk Family
Thursday 10/1 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Ray and Angela Godliewski and Ralph Rosato Michele Malewicz and Family
Friday 10/2 Holy Cross8:00amChristopher Rowan Tom Rowan
Saturday 10/3Holy Cross4:00pm Dick, Jean, and Richard Kelley Mary & Tom Kearney
5:30 PM Jean Valenza Daughter Donna and Family
Sunday 10/4 Holy Cross8:00am Helen and George Wallo Daughter Helen Oravec
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Joseph Gedrich Steven & Mary Gedrich
Holy Cross 11:00am Armand Sr & Armand Jr Galea Family
Monday 10/5 Holy Cross8:00amWife Joyce, Son Thomas, Grandsons Michael and John, and Brother Bernard Henry Wilding & Tomcko Family
Tuesday 10/6 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am John & Julia Wrable Joe & Elsie Wrable
Wednesday 10/7 Holy Cross8:00amMatthew WzorekPiwowarczyk Family
Thursday 10/8 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Kowalski & Zaluski Families Marion & Children
Friday 10/9 Holy Cross8:00amAmy Gaughan Richard Bisignani
Saturday 10/10Holy Cross4:00pm Chester P. Tracewski Jr. Wife, Son, & Family
5:30 PM Margaret Cupina Kathleen & Peter
Sunday 10/11 Holy Cross8:00am Mark Christopher Fallat Family
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Living & Deceased Members of the Blessed Sacrament Altar & Rosary Society Altar & Rosary Society
Holy Cross 11:00am Deceased Members of the Families of John McCormick & Stephen Lastinsky Judy Fusiak
Monday 10/12 Holy Cross8:00amCharles F. Stankiewicz Mike Jeanette Kapuscinski
Tuesday 10/13 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Deceased Members of the Chorba, Mezick, and Gambal Families Dr. James Mezick
Wednesday 10/14 Holy Cross8:00amDonald FenocchiMike Grayson
Thursday 10/15 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Fran Gentile Mary Kreis
Friday 10/16 Holy Cross8:00amJohn Michael Hoban Aunt Kathy and Uncle Tony
Saturday 10/17Holy Cross4:00pm Mary G. Liparulo and John J. Krajewski Eileen Krajewski and Family
5:30 PM Paula C. Kalinoski Father Felix, Daughter Kayla, and Family
Sunday 10/18 Holy Cross8:00am Joseph Novak Family
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Christopher Bensinger Family
Holy Cross 11:00am Peter, Janet, and PJ Nichols Family
Monday 10/19 Holy Cross8:00amRoss Jacobeno Wife, Carol
Tuesday 10/20 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Eugene Tasselmyer Diane Kujawski & Family
Wednesday 10/21 Holy Cross8:00amA.J. SoltysiakNancy Kohut
Thursday 10/22 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Joseph, Lenore, and Joseph Vincent Burak & Helen Pucky Barbara
Friday 10/23 Holy Cross8:00amMafaldo & Angelo Degrazio Son, Paul
Saturday 10/24Holy Cross4:00pm Arlene & Andrew Bauman Bonnie & Joe Poklemba
5:30 PM Ralph Kujawski Diane Kujawski & Family
Sunday 10/25 Holy Cross8:00am Ambrose Oravec Wife, Helen
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Ceil & Willie Granza Barbara Menichetti
Holy Cross 11:00am John, Mary & Jackie Mann & Joseph Cuff Ron & Marlene Roberts
Monday 10/26 Holy Cross8:00amStephen Kishel Margaret Condel
Tuesday 10/27 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Dorothy Rudzinski Family
Wednesday 10/28 Holy Cross8:00amDeceased Member of St. Patrick's Prayer Group (1990)Marie Karoscik
Thursday 10/29 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Helen Zilla Grabowski Family
Friday 10/30 Holy Cross8:00amJoyce Kostik Husband, John and Children
Saturday 10/31Holy Cross4:00pm Deceased Members of the Onze & Janowski Families Barbara & Sue
5:30 PM Ralph Policichio Ann & Helen Stecco
Sunday 11/1 Holy Cross8:00am Joyce Kostik Family
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Joseph Hleiva Betty Chimock
Holy Cross 11:00am Peter Boretsky Wife, Mary Boretsky

CCD Form


Please note: If you fill out this form online, you do not need to fill out the form that was sent to you in the mail.

Please Select Your Parish

Holy Cross Parish, 200 Delaware Avenue, Olyphant, PA 18447 (570)489-0752.

Holy Cross Education Classes are offered for Children in 1st through 8th grade. Formal class instruction begins at 9:20am and concludes at 10:30am. Religious Education continues with Mass at 11:00am
Blessed Sacrament Parish, 215 Rebecca St, Throop, PA 18512 (570)489-1963.

Blessed Sacrament Education Classes are offered for Children in 1st through 8th grade. Religious Education begins with Mass at 9:30am and continues with formal class instruction at 10:30am. Class concludes at 11:45am.


Child's Name:
Child's Address:
Child's Gender: Male Female
Place of Birth (City and State):
Date of Birth:
Current Age:
School Child is Attending:
Grade 2020-2021 School Year:
Any Learning Disabilities which should be communicated to the classroom teacher:
If your child was enrolled in a religious education program other than Holy Cross Parish last year, please indicate the name of the parish. Two consecutive years of preparation is required for First Holy Communion and Confirmation:


Father's Name:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Maiden Name:

** Note: this address is where all Religious Educations Information will be sent for the academic year unless you request otherwise.**

If you are not a member of Holy Cross Parish, you need to obtain a letter of permission from your pastor, allowing your child to attend religious education at Holy Cross Parish or to receive any sacraments at Holy Cross Parish.

Parents Are: Married Single Remarried Separated Widowed Divorced
Who is responsible for the primary care of the child: Both Mother Father Other
If Other, please enter the responsible person here:
Would you consider volunteering in the Religious Education Program: Yes No
If Yes, what roll are you interested in?: Catechist/Teacher Teacher Aide Substitute Teacher Hall Moderator


Did your child receive any of the following sacraments? PLEASE fill out completely!


Yes No
Baptism Date:
Baptism Church:
Baptism Church Address:

First Communion

Yes No
First Communion Date:
First Communion Church:
First Communion Church Address:


Yes No
Confirmation Date:
Confirmation Church:
Confirmation Church Address:


Contact #1 Name
Contact #1 Phone
Contact #1 Address
Contact #2 Name
Contact #2 Phone
Contact #2 Address

CCD Enrolment Reply

Thank you so much for taking an active roll in your child's education in the Faith! Your child is now enrolled in CCD for the coming year.

Please note: You do not have to fill out the form you will receive in the mail. Your child is already registered.

All Are Welcome

As baptized followers of Jesus Christ, guided by the Holy Spirit, we strive to proclaim the Gospel by promoting a welcoming community; celebrating the Eucharist and living our faith with charity, peace and justice.

Parish Information

Pastor: Monsignor Michael Delaney

Deacon John Musyt

Holy Cross Parish

Delaware Avenue
Olyphant, PA 18447
Phone: (570) 489-0752
Fax: (570) 489-0225
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Office Hours

Monday through Thursday
7:30am - 2:00pm
7:30am - 12:00 Noon
Administrative Assistant:
Mrs. Judith Novak
Mr. Thomas Pearce
Mrs. Mary Therese McKane
Director of Religious Education:
Deacon John Musyt

Blessed Sacrament Parish

215 Rebecca Street
Throop, PA 18512
Phone: (570) 489-1963

Office Hours

Monday and Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
Administrative Assistant:
Mrs. Judith Novak
Mr. Ed Bush
Mr. Ned Dructor
Director of Religious Education:
Mrs. karen Doyle
Right of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
Bonnie Poklemba
Jeanine Suhanick

Catholic Schools

LaSalle Academy
Principal: Mrs. Ellen Murphy
Phone: (570) 489-2010
Fax: (570) 489-3887
Web Site: http://www.lasalleacademyelementary.org/
Holy Cross High School
Principal: Mr. Benjamin Tolerico
Phone: (570) 346-7541
Fax: (570) 348-1070
Web Site:http://www.holycrosshs-dioceseofscranton.org/