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


Holy Cross Chapel is privileged to have Daniel Cardinal DiNardo celebrate the 12:15 p.m. Mass on Wednesday, March 29. This is a great opportunity to invite your family and co-workers to daily Mass. Please be prepared that the Mass may take longer than usual.

Women's 2017 Lenten Series

Join us as we prepare for Easter by learning more about the history of the Church and the leaders who have given witness over the centuries.  Fr. Jerry Jung, Director of Holy Cross Chapel, will lead this session on The Roman Catholic Church Through Time.  The series will uncover key historical events of the Church and how they relate to the role of the Church and our Faith today.

March 7:  The Church as a Beacon

March 14:  The Heresies of the Church

March 21:  The Church in Turmoil

March 28:  The Church and State

The series will begin at 12:00pm and conclude by 1:00pm on the 2nd floor 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 May 2017 and beyond!  Read "What does it mean to have a Mass 'offered' for someone?".


Current Announcements

Stations of the Cross

Please join us each Friday during Lent after the 12:15 p.m. Mass.


Holy Cross Chapel had the great honor of hosting Fr. Jacques Philippe at the Chapel on Monday, January 23.  Fr. Philippe is a world renowned author of books such as Interior Freedom and Time for God.  Click here to hear his talk on "Inner Peace & Personal Prayer".

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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