Ascension’s Twelfth Rector
It is with great pleasure that the wardens and vestry announce that we have called the Reverend Elizabeth G. Maxwell as the twelfth Rector of The Church of the Ascension in the City of New York, and that she has accepted the call. She will take up her duties on January 12, and her first services at Ascension will be on the second Sunday after the Epiphany (January 18).
Services at AscensionAscension is a welcoming, diverse, and inclusive community of people who gather to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ, to give praise and thanks to God through the beauty of worship, and to love and serve God and our neighbors.
- Worship Schedule
- Sunday 9am: Holy Eucharist at Side Altar
- Sunday 11am: Holy Eucharist in the Church with sermon, music & choir
- Sunday 7pm: Service of Meditations and Sacrament, including chant, interfaith readings and communion
- Monday – Friday: 6pm at Side Altar
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Christ the King Sunday
November 23, 2014
Gloria in excelsis (Mass for Convents)
François Couperin (1668-1733)
Jubilate Deo in C
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Victory Te Deum
Everett Titcomb (1885-1968)
Grand Dialogue in C
Louis Marchand (1669-1732)
Monthly Archives: January 2012
Dear Fellow Parishioners, Given the speed with which news travels in our 21st century internet environment, many of you will no doubt have heard by now of Fr. Andrew’s decision to retire in the late spring or early summer of this year. We know you join your wardens and vestry as we say, “Congratulations on …
After nearly 13 years as the Rector of the Church of the Ascension, the time has come for me to announce my retirement, which will occur in the late spring or early summer of this year. It has been a great honor, privilege and joy to serve in this wonderful parish family and we have …
On January 15, the Church of the Ascension will celebrate the work and witness of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with special music throughout the service from the African-American spiritual tradition. And we are very pleased to host special guest soloist Kevin Deas. Kevin has gained international acclaim as one of America’s leading …