Revised Marriage Rite Seminar

June 8th and 9th, 4:00-5:30pm

St. Joseph’s Seminary – Prayer Hall

Clergy, parish musicians, and pastoral associates are invited to learn about the forthcoming and newly-revised Order of Celebrating Matrimony: its history, new features, and pastoral implementation.

This presentation will be given by Fr. Matthew Ernest, S.T.D., Director of the Liturgy Office, and will immediately follow the Safe Environment Meetings at St. Joseph’s Seminary on June 8th and 9th.

Register today!

Archdiocesan Summer Organ School

Learn the basics of organ playing this summer!  Members of the archdiocesan Music Commission are offering a 10-week program of private lessons for qualified keyboardists who wish to apply their keyboard skills to the “king of instruments”.  The cost for 10 lessons is $400.  Read more about our organist training program or contact the Liturgy Office for more information today!


Summer Course in Poughkeepsie – “Introduction to Liturgy”

June 20-August 1

Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00-10:00pm

Our Lady of Lourdes High School – Poughkeepsie, New York

Professor: Fr. Matthew Ernest, S.T.D., Director of the Office of Liturgy

Tuition Rates:
First time students: $750 (3 credits)/$250 (audit)
Parish Musicians : $750 (3 credits)/$500 (audit)
Others: $1500 (3 credits)/$500 (audit)

For more information or to register, contact the Liturgy Office today!


Archdiocesan Hymn Festival

November 14, 7:00-8:30pm

St. Barnabas Church – Bronx

Join musicians from around the archdiocese in singing hymns and chants from all of the seasons and feasts of the liturgical year!

Registration begins soon!