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Chapel and Outreach Opportunities

Houston has various religious denominations and places of worship from which to choose. If you are seeking a specific denomination or location, the Houston Interfaith Ministries Central Office, 713-533-4900 may be helpful. Also, the Houston Chronicle features a Religion section in its Saturday edition.

MD Anderson Freeman-Dunn Chapel

The MD Anderson chapel R1.2800 is located directly across the main cafeteria. An interdenominational chapel, it is open to persons of all faiths. 

All services are in the Main Building Chapel. Escorts are available for Sunday services. Call 713-792-7184 for information.

Sunday
9:00 AM: Roman Catholic Communion Service (Spanish)
10:00 AM: Roman Catholic Communion Service (English)
11:00 AM: *Ecumenical Worship Service

Tuesday
Noon: Ecumenical Worship Service

Thursday
Noon: *Interfaith Service

*Ecumenical: Recognizes and is inclusive of multiple Christian denominations.
*Interfaith: Recognizes and is inclusive of multiple world religions.

There is also a chapel in the Mays Building, Louis Moran Chapel ACB2.1035

Most of the worship services listed below are located close to the Texas Medical Center.

Baptist

Buddhist

Jade Buddha Temple
6969 Westbranch Drive
(281) 498-1616

Catholic

  • St. Vincent de Paul
    6800 Buffalo Speedway
    713-667-9111 
  • The Catholic Chaplain Corp.
    24-hour line: 713-526-6438

Church of Christ

Chinese

Houston Chinese Church
10305 S. Main
713-663-7550

Christian

First Christian Church
1601 Sunset Boulevard
713-526-2561

Unitarian-Universalist

First Unitarian Universalist Church
5200 Fannin Street
713-526-5200

Eastern Orthodox

Episcopal

Islamic Services

  • Sterling Prayer and Meditation Room
    Hermann Hospital
    713-704-4160 
  • Muslim Prayer Room
    The Methodist Hospital
    713-790-2381

Jewish Synagogues

Lutheran

Presbyterian

United Methodist

 

Texas Medical Center Ministries


The TMC Campus Ministry is a group of ministers, rabbis, chaplains and religious leaders from various faiths dedicated to serving students of the 10 schools on the TMC Campus. Additional ministries are listed in the Southwestern Bell Yellow Pages.

Baptist

Campus Crusade

6530 Fannin
713-790-0279
2472 Bolsover #260
713-942-8442

Catholic

Jewish/Hillel

Catholic Student Center
1703 Bolsover
713-526-3809
1700 Bissonnet
713-526-4918

Episcopalian

Jewish/Chabad

Episcopal Campus Ministry
6265 Main St. (Autry House)
713-524-3168
1955 University Boulevard
713-522-2004

Latter Day Saints

Lutheran

Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints
5008 Calhoun
713-747-2414
Lutheran Campus Ministry
Christ the King Lutheran Church
2353 Rice Boulevard
713-523-2864

United Campus Ministry

6265 Main (Autry House)
713-522-0857

Speakers Bureau


Each year MD Anderson receives numerous requests for speakers on various cancer topics. Many employees volunteer to help educate the general public about cancer through the UT MD Anderson CancerWISE Community Speakers Bureau.


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