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


All men are invited to Holy Cross Chapel on Saturday, April 26, 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.   Holy Mass starts at 8:00 a.m. and a continental breakfast is served at 8:45 a.m.  For more information, please call the Chapel.

The next Morning Recollection for Professional Women is scheduled on Saturday, May 3rd.  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. 

Catholicism 101 will resume on Thursday, April 24th from 12:05 to 12:30 pm. Bring a lunch and listen to brief talks on such timely topics as religious freedom, the Pope and Magisterium, Scripture, Mary and Love, Sex and Marriage. For further information, call the Chapel. But bring a friend and find out what the Catholic Church really teaches on timely and eternal topics.

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


Current Announcements

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Stations of the Cross

After the 12:15 Mass on each Friday in Lent

Holy Thursday - April 17

NO MASSES. Confessions available from 9 am - 4 pm

Good Friday - April 18

There are NO MASSES on Good Friday

Stations of the Cross prayed at 11:35 am and 12:15 pm

Confessions available from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Chapel closes at 2:00 pm

Easter Monday - April 21

The Chapel is CLOSED

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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