Music this Sunday & Ascension Day May 30th


On May 26, 2019 at the 11 o’clock service our wonderful soprano, Sarah Chalfy, will sing Mozart’s entire Exsultate, jubilate at the 11am service. It will be split up: half for the Prelude and half at Offertory. So, come early at 10:45 a.m. to hear it! (It ends with the famous Alleluia.) Other music this …  [ More → ]

News

Ascension in the News!

The current issue of The Episcopal New Yorker features two articles by Ascensionites: a book review from Mother Liz and and a reflection on the issue’s fascinating topic (death) by Stanley Weinberg. In the recent 2018 fall edition you’ll find a poignant article by Fr. Ed on how the abuse of a subway panhandler by …  [ More → ]

Ascension Walks (and Gives) to End AIDS

This year the event takes place in Central Park on Sunday, May 19th. As her final major event as a 23-year-old — as well as her first public service duty as a baptized Christian — Zennie Trieu will be dedicating her 24th birthday to fundraising a $5,000+ goal for the annual AIDS Walk NY. She …  [ More → ]

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Events

Inquirers’ Class May, 2019

Preparing for confirmation or reception when Bishop Andrew St. John visits us on Ascension Day, May 30? Please join us on Thursday, May 23rd at 6:30 p.m. We will meet in the rear parlor. For more information, please speak with Mother Liz. All are welcome!

Inquirers’ Classes Begin this Sunday

This Sunday, May 5th, there will be a brief meeting after the 11 a.m. service with Mother Liz. Are you thinking about being confirmed or received in the Episcopal Church? Renewing your baptismal vows and deepening your commitment to Christ? Are you just curious about this particular Anglican branch of the Jesus Movement, or about …  [ More → ]

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Thoughts

Sermon – April 28, 2019
by The Rev. Edwin Chinery

Almighty and everlasting God, who in the Paschal mystery established the new covenant of reconciliation: Grant that all who have been reborn into the fellowship of Christ’s Body may show forth in their lives what they profess by their faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. [ More → ]

Sermon – Easter Day 2019
by The Rev. Elizabeth G. Maxwell

O God, who for our redemption gave your only-begotten Son to the death of the cross, and by his glorious resurrection delivered us from the power of our enemy: Grant us so to die daily to sin, that we may evermore live with him in the joy of his resurrection; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. [ More → ]

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