The Santa Cruz de la Cañada Historical Working Group will be having a review of the book with attached dvd titled "La Iglesia de Santa Cruz de La Cañada, 2nd Edition” on 6/28/15 after the 10:30am mass
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Served by Sons of the Holy Family Priests and Dominican Sisters, please learn more about La Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Cañada, its leadership, and its programs.

Belonging to the Diocese of Santa Fe, La Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Cañada (Holy Cross Catholic Church), and Holy Cross School work together to give your child the best Catholic Christian education possible. We give each student numerous opportunities to grow in faith and knowledge through prayer, mass, and the study of scripture. All of God's children must grow to understand that the Gospel must be a part of their daily lives.



Adopt a Saint


Mother Mary, Mother of God ($1,300)

St. Theresa of the Andes ($1,700)

St. Cecilia ($2,175)

St. Ignatius of Antioch ($1,000)

Blessed Jaime Puig ($1,600)

St. Genevieve ($1,300)

St. Sylvia ($667)

St. John ($1,000)

St. John ($834)

St. Lucy ($502.50)

St. Zita ($1,700)

St. Adele ($667)

St. Veronica ($1,700)


Adopt a future saint today.  If you would like to help, CLICK HERE for more information.



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Guided by the Holy Spirit and the word made flesh, and centered in the Eucharist, fount of holiness, we, the community of Santa Cruz De La Cañada, build families rooted in the values of the Holy Family of Nazareth to bear fruit for the Kingdom of God.


Upcoming Parish Events:



September 22-27

Pilgrimage to see Pope Francis in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Contact Melinda Gonzales at 753-3512 to reserve.




The Santa Cruz de la Cañada Historical Working Group is a committee of Santa Cruz de la Cañada parishioners with a deep knowledge of the church’s history, people and functions. They have been hard at work on an addendum to the 250th anniversary book published in 1983 as well as a DVD of church music, alabados, and much more.  Click image for more details.




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