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, August 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.

The next Morning Recollection for Young Professional Women is scheduled on Saturday, September 10. The schedule is:

9:30 am   Coffee

10:00 am  Meditation

10:45 am  Talk

11:30 am  Mass

12:30 pm Conclusion

We hope you are able to come and unwind from your busy week in a quiet, intimate atmosphere that Holy Cross Chapel offers.  For more information, please call Kathy McGarry, 713- 524-9782 Ext. 113. 

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 October 2016 and beyond!  Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".


Current Announcements

Closed for Labor Day

Holy Cross Chapel will be closed on

Monday, September 5th,

for Labor Day!


The Men's Reading Group will meet the first and third Wednesday of each month from 12:00-12:30 on the 2nd floor. The group is reading and discussing recent documents written by Pope Francis. The next meeting is this Wednesday April 6. All men are invited

Brown Bag Lunch Series for Women

All women are invited to a 13 week Brown Bag Lunch Series at the Holy Cross Chapel on Tuesdays from 12 noon - 1pm beginning on May 24th.  This Brown Bag will feature a Scott Hahn's DVD, The Lamb's Supper.

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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