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 Cards are available in the Bookstore and by the security guard. Envelopes are provided so that you may make an offering for Masses in honor (for the living) or in memory (for the deceased) of your loved ones. Masses will be celebrated for the intentions of these fathers on Monday, June 18. 

All men are invited to Holy Cross Chapel on Wednesday, June 20, 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.

The Archdiocese is looking forward to the 2018 Archdiocesan Prayer Breakfast at Hilton-Americas on July 19, 2018.  Most Reverend Brendan J. Cahill, Bishop of Victoria, will be the keynote speaker at this event and tables and tickets are selling quickly.  You may purchase tickets online at or call 713-652-4417.

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 2018 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!

Saturday, June 23, 2018

9:00 a.m.

Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

1111 St. Joseph Parkway

Houston, Texas 77002

Most Reverend Brendan J. Cahill

Bishop of Victoria

Main Celebrant

Independence Day Holiday - Chapel Closed

The Chapel will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day holiday.

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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