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

Bulletin

Catholicism 101 will resume on Thursday, December 11, from 12:05 to 12:30 pm. Come and join us in exploring the fundamental aspects of the Catholic Faith on every second and fourth Thursday of the month.  We gather for a short presentation on some feature of Catholic life such as confession, religious liberty, the Pope and the Magisterium, the Sacraments, Mary and the Saints, the Priesthood, the Laity, Salvation and many more.  Presentations are followed by a friendly and frank discussion.  Catholics and non-Catholics alike are very welcome!  Come to whichever discussion interests you.  You need not have attended prior sessions to join us.

All men are invited to Holy Cross Chapel on Wednesday, December 17, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for an evening of spiritual talks, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Confession, and Spiritual Direction.

All men are invited to Holy Cross Chapel on Saturday, December 20, from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. for a morning of spiritual talks, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Confession, and Spiritual Direction.   A continental breakfast is served at 8:45 a.m.  For more information, please call the Chapel.

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 January 2015 and beyond!  Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".

 

Current Announcements

Announcements
Our Lady of Guadalupe Fiesta - Dec. 12, 11:30 am to 1 p.m.

Holy Cross Chapel will have its annual celebration for the feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe.  Lunch and music are provided. We hope you will attend with your friends and co-workers.

Women’s 2014 Advent Series

You are invited to join us for the Holy Cross Chapel Women’s Advent Series as we prepare for the coming of Christ. The three-session series will be presented by Mary Caprio, Director of Adult Faith Formation at St. Michael Catholic Church and adjunct faculty at University of St. Thomas. All women are welcome to attend this series of three lunch-time talks on Tuesdays in Advent - December 2, 9 and 16. We will meet on the second floor of the Chapel. Lunch is provided. Bring a friend or coworker!

Closed for the Holidays

Holy Cross Chapel will be closed on the following days during this holiday season.

Wednesday, December 24

Thursday, December 25

Friday, December 26

Wednesday, December 31

Thursday, January 1

Friday, January 2

We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a New Year filled with every grace and blessing!

The Chapel’s monthly calendar is now available online at www.HolyCrossChapel.org/calendar.  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.

Resources

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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