The Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter is equivalent to a diocese for Roman Catholics who were nurtured in the Anglican tradition. The Ordinariate was created by the Vatican on Jan. 1, 2012.
Based in Houston, Texas, the Ordinariate serves 43 Roman Catholic
parishes and communities
across the United States and Canada.
We welcome inquiries from communities interested in discerning their path toward reunion with the Roman Catholic Church through the Ordinariate. Please
click here for a Community and Clergy Inquiry Form.
For individual inquiries about joining the Ordinariate, please fill out a
or learn more about
applying for membership
through your local Ordinariate parish or community.