The Paulus Institute - For the Propagation of Sacred Liturgy

Board of Advisors


Rev. Father Alfred J. Harris, JD

Fr. J. Harris is a priest of the Diocese of Washington and is Pastor, St. Mary, Mother of God Church in downtown Washington, DC. He is a member of the committee in the Archdiocese of Washington under His Excellency Archbishop Donald Wuerl to revise the sacramental norms and facilitate implementation of the motu propio Summorum Pontificum announced by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI. Fr. Harris is an attorney and took his degree at Notre Dame Law School. He worked as an attorney in the U.S. Department of Human and Health Services prior to beginning his seminary studies for the priesthood. He served in the U.S. Army and is a Vietnam veteran.