On Saturday, February 16, at 10:30 a.m. at The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, the New York Chapter of the Union of Black Episcopalians and the Anti-Racism Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of New York invite you to participate in our celebration of the life and work of Blessed Absalom Jones. It will be a joyful day with a celebration of all of the wonderful diversity of our diocese. Bishop Dietsche will be the Celebrant and The Rev. Paul Abernathy, Rector, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Washington, D.C. will give the sermon.
The Rector Search Committee is now receiving names of candidates for the position of Rector. Our Parish Profile can be found here. Anyone interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume, and OTM Profile to firstname.lastname@example.org. We also invite your suggestions for applicants. Please send names of prospective candidates and contact information to the Rector Search Committee at the email address above. We will be receiving applications until December 1, 2013.
Services at Ascension
Ascension 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: Monday – Friday 6pm at Side Altar
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
December 8, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.
Excerpts from Premier Livre d’Orgue
Louis Marchand (1669-1732)
E’en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come
Paul Manz (1919-2009)
Communion Motet (Sung in Latin)
Adoramus te Christe
Rolande de Lassus (1530-1594)
Fantasia in G Minor
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)