Events

Calling all Docents and Potential Docents

On Sunday, February 4, following the 11 am service, please meet with Liz Hill to review the process of giving tours and helping visitors learn about the art and history of the Church of the Ascension. If you’d like more information about getting involved, contact Liz at LizArt@nyc.rr.com.

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Parents’ Meeting – February 4, 2018

How can Ascension develop our ministry with children and families? Please join Mother Liz and Shana Kaplanov on February 4 following the 11 am service to discuss our Sunday School and nursery and other programs for children and families at Ascension. We are eager to hear your ideas and questions as well as sharing how …  [ More → ]

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Parish 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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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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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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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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First Sunday in Advent & Newcomers Brunch: December 3, 2017

Welcome Newcomers! Parishioners are invited to brunch this Sunday following the 11am service. Whether this is your first time visiting with us, or you’ve been coming for years, you’re invited to the Newcomers’ Brunch in the Rectory. This is a great opportunity to welcome and be welcomed and also have a chance to answer questions …  [ More → ]

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Episcopal Church & Visual Arts: Fall 2017 Exhibition

Episcopal Church & Visual Arts presents its Fall 2017 exhibition, ‘Telling God Stories in the 21st Century’ which includes art by The Rev. Posey Krakowsky, Priest Associate at The Church of the Ascension. She provided the following statement about her art (left) which is included in the exhibit: “This piece was created for the Church …  [ More → ]

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Ascension Forum: Art & Spirituality November 19, 2017

The next Ascension Forum takes place on Sunday, November 19th at 12:30 p.m. Join us in the Parish Hall after the 11:00 service as Vin Knight tells us how his vocation as an actor shapes and is shaped by his spirituality and faith. This is part of an occasional series featuring members of Ascension who …  [ More → ]

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Newcomers Brunch: December 3rd

Parishioners are invited to brunch following the 11am service on December 3, 2017. Whether this is your first time visiting with us, or you’ve been coming for years, you’re invited to the Newcomers’ Brunch in the Rectory. This is a great opportunity to welcome and be welcomed and also have a chance to answer questions …  [ More → ]

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