Visit Holy Cross Chapel in Downtown Houston Today!
If you work in Downtown Houston and would like to have a place to simply spend a few moments in silence or prayer, feel free to stop by the Holy Cross Chapel. People from all denominations are welcome! If you are Catholic, then you will find additional benefit from the Chapel as a place where you can attend weekday mass, go to confession, browse a bookstore full of solid and trustworthy Catholic doctrine and literature, have access to regular spiritual direction from holy and excellent priests, and receive good formation to foster spiritual growth and a stronger relationship with God... all conveniently located within close proximity to your workplace.
From the Weekly Bulletin
Café Catholica is a young adult (ages 18-30's) dinner lecture series featuring some of the most dynamic speakers in our Archdiocese. The Cafe is held Monday evenings each summer at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church (6800 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, 77025). We begin with Confessions at 5:15 pm; Holy Mass at 6:15 pm (come if you can); dinner at 7:15pm; and the speaker starts at 8:15 pm.
July 11 "Compassion, Community, Christ" - Fr. Preston Quintela
July 18 "Endless Mercy, Lasting Joy" - Daniel Cardinal DiNardo
July 25 "Walk Humbly, Love Mercy" - Msgr. William L. Young
For more information, please visit their website at www.CafeCatholica.com
The Archdiocese is looking forward to the 2016 Archdiocesan Prayer Breakfast at Hilton-Americas on July 28, 2016. Bishop Michael Sis of San Angelo will be the keynote speaker at this event and tables and tickets are selling quickly. You may purchase tickets online at www.archgh.org/prayerbreakfast or call 713-652-4417.
The next Morning Recollection for Young Professional Women is scheduled on Saturday, August 6. The schedule is:
9:30 am Coffee
10:00 am Meditation
10:45 am Talk
11:30 am Mass
12:30 pm Conclusion
We hope you are able to come and unwind from your busy week in a quiet, intimate atmosphere that Holy Cross Chapel offers. For more information, please call Kathy McGarry, 713- 524-9782 Ext. 113.
If you like to give a special gift for someone, please consider having a Mass in honor of that Special Someone for their Birthday, Anniversary or just because. There are Masses available throughout the month of October 2016 and beyond! Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".
Mass Times and Confession
Mass is celebrated Monday through Friday at 11:35 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Confessions are available weekly from 9:15-11:30am and 2:00-3:30pm. Please call ahead for Priest’s availability. More on activities at the Chapel.
Daily homilies are recorded and available for listening and reference. Read book reviews of noteworthy books available in our bookstore. See a list of recommended websites and apps. More on our online resources.