Father Patrick Allen of Corpus Christi Community in Charleston, South Carolina, has announced that the Ordinariate Chancery in Houston, Texas, has sent an eMail to Ordinariate groups in North America soliciting donations to fund scholarships for clergy to attend the Ordinariate’s annual clergy retreat and conference, which is in Chicago this year, beginning on 29 September.
He writes: “We are assured that there is ‘genuine legitimate need’ for this assistance. If you are able to contribute, checks may be sent to the Ordinariate Chancery, P. O. Box 55206, Houston, TX 77255. The cost for the conference is $500.00, plus travel expenses.”