Ascension Day Service, May 5, 2016


Mark your calendars! Bishop Andrew Dietsche will join us this year as we celebrate our feast day on Thursday, May 5th, at 7:00 p.m. Special music by the Ascension Choir is posted below on the sidebar at right. Please join us for the service and a very festive reception afterward in honor of Bishop Dietsche …  [ More → ]

News

Arthur Anderson and his Acting Odyssey

The Magnificent Andersons from Life at Ascension, from an interview by Lisa Dunn, Summer, 2010 Can you guess which of our parishioners grew up near a lighthouse, has lived in the West Village since 1936, shared several stages with Orson Welles and Joseph Cotten, witnessed the filming of scenes between Charles Boyer and Marlene Dietrich …  [ More → ]

Lenten Devotional

Here is a link to download a copy of the Ascension 2016 Lenten Devotional Booklet. In addtion, the following link is for the Lenten Calendar at Ascension.

Science & Theology Forum by Clay Williams

Listen to the third session of Clay Williams’ Science and Theology forum, Bios, which he led at Ascension on January 10, 2016. Here is a link to the handout he prepared for this forum.  

Events

Voices of Ascension Concert: May 19th

In their last concert of the season Voices of Ascension presents Masters of the Renaissance: The Netherlands School on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 8pm. In the 15th and 16th centuries, the richest choral tradition in European history took root in the Low Countries. Renaissance polyphony continued to develop across Europe, but it all began …  [ More → ]

Episcopalian 101

Want to learn more about the Episcopal Church? Are you interested in being confirmed or received- or wonder what that means? In preparation for Bishop Dietsche’s visit on Ascension Day, Thursday, May 5, we will have “Episcopalian 101” classes on Sundays for all who want to learn more about the particularly Anglican way of following …  [ More → ]

Resistance Cinema & Ascension Outreach Free Film Series presents …

Broken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration and New Visions for Criminal Justice in the US. (2012, 68 minutes). Here is a link to the trailer for the film. This documentary film is a powerful indictment of the prison industrial complex and will be shown in our free film series on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, …  [ More → ]

Thoughts

Sermon May 1, 2016
by Shana Kaplanov, Seminarian

Easter 2: This sermon was delivered by Shana Kaplanov, GTS Seminarian, on May 1, 2016. You can read the scripture for the sixth Sunday of Easter 2016 here.

Sermon Second Sunday of Easter 2016
by Shana Kaplanov, Seminarian

Easter 2: This sermon was delivered by Shana Kaplanov, GTS Seminarian, on April 3, 2016. You can read the scripture for the second Sunday of Easter 2016 here.

Sermon Easter Sunday 2016
by The Rev. Elizabeth G. Maxwell

Easter Sunday: This sermon was delivered by The Rev. Elizabeth Maxwell on March 27, 2016. You can read the scripture for March 27, 2016 here.