The following is excerpted from a press release from the POCSP Chancery:
Houston - The Chancery of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter was blessed and dedicated on Sunday, February 1, with all the majesty and magnificence of the best of our Anglican patrimony and Catholic heritage.
After the procession through the two-story stone structure, the closing prayers were said in the Great Hall of the Chancery, followed by refreshments and tours of the building.
Monsignor Jeffrey Steenson, Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter, welcomed the crowd into the new building, which was constructed entirely with funds donated by friends of the Ordinariate. The building includes offices for the Ordinary and his staff, conference rooms and gathering areas, a Great Hall, as well as meeting rooms and a beautiful inner courtyard.
Ordinariate clergy and spouses from throughout the U.S. and Canada were on hand through the weekend, along with friends and clergy from throughout the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.
With the opening of the Chancery, the Ordinariate will have a new mailing address. Mail can be addressed to the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter, P.O. Box 55206, Houston, Texas 77255.
The Ordinariate [for North America] was erected by Pope Benedict XVI on January 1, 2012, in response to repeated requests from Anglicans and Episcopalians desiring full communion with the Catholic Church. Companion Ordinariates were established by the Holy Father in [the UK and Australia.]
For more information, please contact the Ordinariate Chancery at email@example.com.