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 Wednesday, October 17, 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.

White Mass for Health Care Professionals is celebrated annually to honor those involved in healthcare. Reception to immediately follow. Dr. Michael Brescia will speak on “The Nature and Treatment of Human Suffering".

When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

Where: Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

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The Red Mass is an annual Mass offered for all members of the judiciary and legal profession on Tuesday, October 30th, at 6:15pm at Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart.

Parishioners in the legal profession are encouraged to participate in this centuries-old tradition, invoking the blessings of the Holy Spirit at the opening of the Judicial year.

Optional dinner following in the Cathedral Centre. 

Speaker: Bishop Daniel E. Flores, Diocese of Brownsville

For dinner reservations only, please visit

The Solemnity of All Saints on Thursday, November 1, is a holy day of obligation. Mass times are 10 am, 11 am, Noon, 1 pm. 

It is a tradition for Catholics to offer Masses for their deceased family and friends on this day and during the month of November. If you would like to do this for a dear one, envelopes will be available in the narthex of the Chapel. 

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


Current Announcements

All Saints Day

Solemnity of All Saints

Holy Day of Obligation

Thursday, November 1

Mass Times:  10 am, 11 am, Noon, 1 pm. 

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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