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

Father's Day Mass and Spiritual Bouquet Cards

Father’s Day Mass and Spiritual Bouquet Cards are available in the Bookstore and at the Security Guard’s desk. Envelopes are provided so that you may make an offering for Masses in honor of (for the living) or in memory of (for the deceased) a loved one on Father’s Day.

The Dynamic Brown Bag Discussion Group will meet on Thursday, June 13th from 12:15pm - 1:15pm on the third floor of the Chapel. We will discuss Praise Be to You (Laudato Si’)  by Pope Francis.  A complimentary copy of this book is provided by Dynamic Catholic, and it is available at the bookstore on the 2nd floor of the Chapel.  Please bring your own lunch and a friend to enjoy a great discussion on our faith. 

All men are invited to Holy Cross Chapel on Wednesday, June 19, 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.

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 August 2019 and beyond!  Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".


Current Announcements

Feast of Saint Josemaria Escriva

Solemn Mass for the

Feast of Saint Josemaria Escriva

Founder of Opus Dei

You, your family, and friends are cordially invited!

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

6:30 p.m.

Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

1111 St. Joseph Parkway

Houston, Texas 77002

Most Reverend George A. Sheltz

Auxiliary Bishop of Galveston-Houston

Main Celebrant

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 9:15-11:15am 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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