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, April 4th.  The schedule is:

9:30 am    Meditation

10:15 am  Talk

11:00 am  Meditation

12:00 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 9, 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 Saturday, April 18, 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.

All women are invited to attend a special Endow mini-retreat on Edith Stein - Seeker of Truth.

Saturday, April 18, 2014 at Holy Cross Chapel

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

Cost: $35*

Includes retreat, all materials, a light breakfast, and lunch.  

For more details or to register for this retreat, please visit Endow Groups

For more information, please call Holly Turner at Endow office at 720.382.7128

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


Current Announcements

2015 Men's Lenten Study Forum

Do you want to become a better follower of Christ? Consider making the journey and sacrifice to reflect on the last words of Jesus from the cross.

All men are invited to attend the Lenten Study Forum on Tuesdays, starting February 24.  Fr. Jerry Jung will present the "Reflections on the Last Words of Jesus from the Cross".  

March 31:  Meditation and Reconciliation

Continental breakfast will be provided.  Schedule is as follows:

6:30 am  Continental Breakfast

7:00 am  Talk Begins

7:30 am  Small Group Discussions

7:45 am  Closing Remarks

Holy Week and Easter Schedule

Stations of the Cross

After the 12:15 Mass on each Friday in Lent

Holy Thursday - April 2

NO MASSES. Confessions available from 9 am - 4 pm

Good Friday - April 3

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 6

The Chapel is CLOSED

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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