• 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

Mass Intentions


Blessed SacramentBlessed SacramentBlessed SacramentBlessed Sacrament
Date Time Location Intention Requested By
Monday 5/31 Holy Cross8:00amDeceased Members of Holy Cross & Blessed Sacrament Parishes
Tuesday 6/1 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Mary Marcinko Daughter, Margie and Family
Wednesday 6/2 Holy Cross8:00amDeceased Members of the Kenny FamilyBequest
Thursday 6/3 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Louis Paciotti Family
Friday 6/4 Holy Cross8:00amEmy & Edward Kolcharno Family
Saturday 6/5Holy Cross4:00pm Edmund & Theresa Krushinsky Family
5:30 PM Edward and Major Timothy Ruby Judy & Bob Quinlan
Sunday 6/6 Holy Cross8:00am Lucille & Joseph Lally Family
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Natalina Matteucci Daughter, Vilma Tasselmyer
Holy Cross 11:00am Joseph “Joey” Allen Banik Sandrowicz Families
Monday 6/7 Holy Cross8:00amLouis Umile Louis Bisignani
Tuesday 6/8 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Mr. & Mrs. Walter Pabis and Mr. & Mrs. John Sovinsky Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Pabis
Wednesday 6/9 Holy Cross8:00amGeorge KalavskyWife and Children
Thursday 6/10 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Stephen & Frances Slaboda and John & Bertha Slaboda Elaine, Maryann, and Carol
Friday 6/11 Holy Cross8:00amPhilip Ferrese Wife, Fran
Saturday 6/12Holy Cross4:00pm Louis & Catherine Gambucci and Brother Louis Elaine, Susan, and Debbie
5:30 PM The Pogorelski and DeGutis Families Robert & Ann Marie Stine
Sunday 6/13 Holy Cross8:00am Rose Poklemba Bob, Connie and Family
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 John Chimock Wife, Betty and Children
Holy Cross 11:00am Thomas Dolan, Jr. Mom and Sisters
Monday 6/14 Holy Cross8:00amJames Utter Wife
Tuesday 6/15 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Deceased Members of the Chorba, Mezick, Gombal, and Kramer Families Pat & Jim Mezick
Wednesday 6/16 Holy Cross8:00amClaudio DePietroWife and Family
Thursday 6/17 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Edward Kolatis Wife and Family
Friday 6/18 Holy Cross8:00amDeceased Members of the Wasilchak and Cavagnaro Families Family
Saturday 6/19Holy Cross4:00pm Father’s Day Intentions
5:30 PM Father’s Day Intentions
Sunday 6/20 Holy Cross8:00am Father’s Day Intentions
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Father’s Day Intentions /td>
Holy Cross 11:00am Father’s Day Intentions
Monday 6/21 Holy Cross8:00amMichael Zuczek, Jr. Mary and Mary Ann
Tuesday 6/22 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Father’s Day Intentions
Wednesday 6/23 Holy Cross8:00amFather’s Day Intentions
Thursday 6/24 Blessed Sacrament 7:30am Father’s Day Intentions
Friday 6/25 Holy Cross8:00amFather’s Day Intentions
Saturday 6/26Holy Cross4:00pm Raldy & Joseph Hayes, Mary & Michael Azzarelli, Jeannie and Achille Notari, and Ann Pinto Orene Azzarelli
5:30 PM John & Anna Popovitch Daughters
Sunday 6/27 Holy Cross8:00am Karen Sheroshik Daughter, Rebecca
Blessed Sacrament 9:30 Stanley, Lottie, Stan Jr., and John Yanoski Marsha Gilbride and Family
Holy Cross 11:00am David P. David Wife and Children

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/