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Offices of the Archdiocese

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DIVINE WORSHIP AND SACRAMENTS

Sacraments and Worship

MISSION STATEMENT

The Office for Divine Worship and Sacraments (ODWS) assists the Archbishop in his role as “high priest of the flock” (Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, 41), supporting the Church of Cincinnati in celebrating the sacraments and other celebrations of divine worship.  “Christ is always present in his Church, especially in her liturgical celebrations.” (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 1088)

CONTACT US

General Inquiries

Phone: (513) 263-6609

Fax: (513) 421-1582

[email protected]

WHO WE ARE

Jeremy Helmes

Jeremy Helmes

ODWS Director
Matthew Geerlings

Matthew Geerlings

Music Director
Monica Sellers

Monica Sellers

Administrative Assistant

WHO WE SERVE

Pastors, Deacons, RCIA directors, liturgical and sacramental ministers (initiation ministers, music ministers, et al.) and schools

WHAT WE DO

  • Support pastors and parishes in their liturgical and sacramental ministries.
  • Assisting the Archbishop in making policies regarding liturgical and sacramental ministries.
  • Provide formation opportunities (online, print, physical) for liturgical and sacramental ministers (priests, deacons, initiation ministers, music ministers, et al.).
  • Offer liturgical print resources to parishes and schools at deep discount/cost.