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, August 2nd. 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.
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. Michael's Catholic Church (1801 Sage Road, Houston, 77056). We begin with Confessions at 5:15 pm; Holy Mass at 6:15 pm (come if you can); food is served at 7:15 pm; and the speaker starts at 8:15 pm.
July 7 Daniel Cardinal DiNardo
July 14 Msgr. Frank Rossi
July 21 Panel Discussion Moderated by Deacon Sam Dunning
July 28 John Michael Talbot
For more information, please visit their website at www.CafeCatholica.com
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 September and beyond! Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".
Holy Day of Obligation - August 15, 2013
The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 15th is a Holy Day of Obligation. We encourage you to make an extra effort to attend Mass on that day when we celebrate Mary’s bodily assumption to heaven.
Mass times are 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, 1:00 p.m. Celebrants are posted on our calendar. We look forward to seeing you then, and bring a friend!
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.