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January 21, 2018 Sharing the Light of Christ & Feminism and Faith in Union Square

This Sunday, January 21, 2018, the Rev. Hershey Mallette-Stephens will continue the forum on story-telling as a way of building community in the church. The forums take place in the Parish Hall after the 11 o’clock service. Mother Hershey serves on the Presiding Bishop’s staff as the Project Coordinator for Reconciliation, Justice and Creation Care. …  [ More → ]

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Annual Meeting – January 28, 2018

In accordance with the Religious Corporations Law of the State of New York, the Annual Meeting of The Church of the Ascension in the City of New York will be held on Sunday, January 28, 2018, immediately following the 11 a.m. service, for the purpose of electing a Warden for a term of two years …  [ More → ]

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Telling Stories/Sharing the Light of Christ

On January 21, 2018, we again welcome the Rev. Hershey Mallette-Stephens who will continue the forum after the 11am service on story-telling as a way of building community in the church. Mother Hershey serves on the Presiding Bishop’s staff as the Project Coordinator for Reconciliation, Justice and Creation Care, and was our Harvest Dinner speaker …  [ More → ]

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Ascension Children’s Choir 2018

Join us as we begin our Children’s Choir rehearsals on Sunday afternoons from 12:40 to 1:45 p.m. in the sanctuary after church. Rehearsal dates are January 14, 21, 28, February 4 and 10, with the children singing at the 11 a.m. service on February 11. For more information contact Amaranta Viera at vieraamaranta@gmail.com.

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Annual Meeting – January 28, 2018

In accordance with the Religious Corporations Law of the State of New York, the Annual Meeting of The Church of the Ascension in the City of New York will be held on Sunday, January 28, 2018, immediately following the 11 a.m. service, for the purpose of electing a Warden for a term of two years …  [ More → ]

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January 6th Service – Celebrate The Epiphany

Ascension will have a service on Saturday, 1/6/18, at 10 a.m. to celebrate The Epiphany. Epiphany or Three Kings’ Day is a Christian feast day that celebrates the revelation of God incarnate as Jesus Christ. In Western Christianity, the feast commemorates principally (but not solely) the visit of the Magi to the Christ child, and …  [ More → ]

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Tonight! 12th Night Celebration 1/5/18

Tonight we have a wonderful winter holiday celebration, the Twelfth Night of Christmas at the Church of the Ascension! Please join us for the last festivities of Christmas on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 5:00-7:30pm in the church. Twelfth Night is a traditional time for mirth and revelry, and we will have circus performers, wandering …  [ More → ]

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Christmas Services 2017

There are two services on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2017. The family service is at 5 p.m. and children are invited to help arrange the nativity with the reading of the Christmas story. The music will include familiar hymns for all to sing and soloist Sarah Chalfy, soprano. Christmas Eve Prelude Music is at 9:30 …  [ More → ]

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Advent Quiet Day, December 9, 2017

The Advent Quiet Day will be led by Mtr. Posey Krakowsky and meet from 10:30am to 3pm on Saturday, December 9 in the Parish Hall (12 West 11th Street). Please join us for a day of quiet reflection as we enter a season of waiting for the celebration of Christmas – the time of God’s …  [ More → ]

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Forum Sunday, December 10th: Exploring the Advent Canticles

Singing Our Hope on this Sunday at 12:30pm. Two of the most beloved canticles in our Anglican tradition, the Benedictus (song of Zechariah), and the Magnificat (song of Mary) come from the Advent gospels. Join Mother Liz and Dr. Keene in the parish hall as we sing, pray and explore these texts in a forum …  [ More → ]

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