What is a Chrism Mass?

Chrism refers to the oil used for healing, baptism, confirmation and commendation of the dying. Mass is an old word for worship. A Chrism Mass is a worship service that includes a blessing of the oil used for religious rites, and a time for an affirmation of vocational ministry vows. It is traditionally held during Holy Week.

Chrism Mass 2018 – March 27 at St. James/Santiago Apostol in Houston

Chrism Mass 2017 at Memorial Drive Lutheran Church in Houston

Chrism Mass 2016 at Kindred in Houston

Chrism Mass 2015 at Christ the King in Houston

Chrism Mass 2014, April 15 at Zion in Houston

Chrism Mass 2012 at Zion in Houston