HolyCrossChurch on St. Croix celebrated its patronal celebration of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross with a week of activities. The celebration began with a parish mission on September 8-10 and concluded with Sunday Mass on September 11. A reception followed in McAlpin Hall. Pictured left, new pastor Fr. John Juszczak, CSsR, explained the importance of the cross in salvation history. The actual feast day was September 14.