Are you interested in becoming Catholic? Are you a Catholic adult in need of the Sacrament of Confirmation or need to receive the Eucharist for the first time? Are you looking for a deeper relationship with God and a better understanding of his call in your life?

If any of this describes where you are in your journey of faith, please call Fr. Jonathan in the parish office at 570-344-6159 to discuss being apart of the RCIA process.


Holy Cross High School’s annual Open House will be held on Sunday, October 31, 2021. 

Visit to schedule your tour and find more information.  Holy Cross High School is a comprehensive diocesan high school offering courses in all levels of study. Recent graduating classes have earned $20 million in college scholarships, averaging $200,000 per student.  Our S.A.T. scores rank in the top 1% within 7 counties, 10:1 student to faculty ratio, 25% of students are in AP Classes, 37% of students are in Honors Classes, 20+ clubs and activities, 17 sports teams. Tuition Assistance is available.

Holy Cross High School  --  501 E. Drinker Street  --  Dunmore PA  --  570-346-7541


Service Opportunities

We will continue to offer our StJN Service Ministries:

  • CIC "Step Up to the Plate" Meal -  Saturday, October 16th - Donations may be dropped off at the rectory the Friday before.  
  • Brown Bag Ministry - Sunday, October 3rd - Donations of bread, jelly, peanut butter, small water bottles and individual snacks are appreciated. Donations may be dropped off on the rectory side porch.
  • 2nd Sunday - Food Sunday for the CSS Food Pantry - Sunday, October 10th- Food donations may also be dropped off any day during the week on the rectory side porch.

Mass Times

Those who are fully vaccinated do not need to wear a mask. If you are not fully vaccinated, we kindly ask that you continue to wear a mask.
However, due to recent CDC guideline changes, it is suggested that everyone wear a mask during mass.

Saturday Vigil: 4:30 pm (English) at Nativity Church
Saturday Vigil: 6:30 pm (Spanish) at Nativity Church

Sunday: 8:00 am (English) at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 9:30 am (English) at Nativity of Our Lord Church AND 1:00 pm (Spanish) at Nativity of Our Lord Church

Weekday Masses are Monday - Friday at 8:00 am at St. Paul of the Cross Parish - 1217 Prospect Avenue, Scranton

Spanish Weekday Mass is Thursday at 7:00 pm at Nativity of Our Lord Church

Holy Day Mass Schedule: To Be Announced

Spiritual Resources / Recursos Espirituales

Parish Staff

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  • Sun, Nov 28th

  • Sun, Nov 21st

Boletín Español

Al partir el domingo, 26 de abril, el boletín en español se incluye con todo el Boletín Parroquial.
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Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Parish Office is closed on Saturday & Sunday


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St. Mary's Cemetery Hours

St. Mary's Cemetery -  Open 10 am to dusk now through November 2nd.  If you need any assistance, please call the rectory at 570-344-6159 during office hours.   

May our beloved dead rest in the peace of Christ.