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


The next Morning Recollection for Professional Women is scheduled on Saturday, September 6th.  The schedule is:

9:15 am    Mass with homily

10:30 am  Talk

11:15 am  Meditation

11:45 pm Conclusion

We hope you are able to come and unwind from your busy week in the quiet, intimate atmosphere that Holy Cross Chapel offers.  For more information, please call Kathy McGarry, 713- 524-9782 Ext. 113. 

Building an Ethical Culture in the Workplace - September 5-7, 2014 

Program: Friday, 3pm - Sunday, 1:15pm

   Session on Catholic Social Doctrine

   4 Case Studies in Business Ethics

   Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament and Holy Rosary on Saturday

   Free time for sports, BBQ, recreation and fellowship

The central text will be: “A Catechism of Business: Tough Ethical Questions & Insights from Catholic Teaching.”

Registration at or call 713.523.4351 x226

The spiritual activities at the Featherock Conference Center are entrusted to Opus Dei

You are invited on a 9-day trip to Spain for Don Alvaro's beatification from September 21-29, 2014.  Register at

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 and beyond!  Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".


Current Announcements


The Chapel’s monthly calendar is now available online at  You may check out the celebrant for each Mass and other activities or special events scheduled at the Chapel.  Please call the Chapel for confirmation.

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.

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