Office of Liturgy
- 201 Seminary Avenue
- Yonkers, NY 10704
- Contact: Rev. Matthew S. Ernest, S.T.D.
- Phone: 914-968-6200 Ext. 8177
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Under the pastoral leadership of the Archbishop of New York, the Office of Liturgy serves as a resource for the celebration of the Sacred Liturgy throughout the Archdiocese of New York. The Office of Liturgy is administered by a part-time Director.
The functions of the Office include:
a. offering direction and consultation to clergy and faithful on matters pertaining to the liturgy;
b. providing notification on liturgical matters issued by the competent ecclesiastical authority;
c. keeping informed on the studies and programs taking place in the field of liturgical studies and pastoral liturgy;
d. promoting programs that will contribute to the advancement of liturgical life in the Archdiocese;
e. overseeing and approving the work of the Liturgical Art and Architecture Commission and the Liturgical Music Commission;
f. collaborating with the Catechumenate Office and Office of Adult Faith Formation in providing liturgical formation for clergy and laity in the Archdiocese.