Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
Joy in Christ, a way of life

Clergy Resources

(call the Diocesan Office for any password-protected forms)


Lay Licensing Certificates

Please submit an email request to Sarah Herzog for the certificates you need from the options below and include the names to be printed on them.  The certificates will be created at the diocese with the Bishop's signature and will be sent to you.

  • Lay Eucharistic Minister 
  • Lay Eucharistic Visitor 
  • Lay Preacher's License 
  • Lay Catechist License 
  • Lay Pastoral Leader 
  • Licenses second page
  • Lay Worship Leader 

Clergy Tax Forms and Resources - Watch Tax Help Video

State Equivalent – Withholding Certificate for Nonperiodic Pension Distributions (State Income Tax)

Go to Tax Publications to order a printed copy of the Clergy Tax Guide

Go to Tax Withholding Forms to get forms from previous years