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Newcomers Brunch December 8th

Our Newcomers Brunch will take place on Sunday, December 8, 2019 after the 11 a.m. service beginning at 12:30 p.m. Please join the celebration in honor of those who have come to Ascension in the last year (however defined!). Our newcomers are our honored guests, but everyone is welcome- whether you have been in the …  [ More → ]

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Special Film Event: POSI+IVE: Life with HIV

Ascension Outreach and Resistance Cinema present a Special Film Event: POSI+IVE: Life with HIV on November 19 & 21 (Tuesday & Thursday) at 7pm. The film will be shown in the church, enter on Fifth Avenue at 10th Street. We are proud to host this powerful film event with panel discussion celebrating the exciting advancements …  [ More → ]

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20’s & 30’s Dinner Dec. 12th

The 20’s & 30’s group will meet for dinner on Tuesday, December 12th at 6:45 p.m. We are calling all young adult parishioners to join us for an evening of dinner, fellowship and talk. Please call the church office (212-254-8620) to let us know that you’re coming.

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Advent Quiet Day December 7th

Our annual Advent Quiet Day will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019. The Rev. Dr. Mark Bozzuti-Jones will be leading our Advent retreat this year from 10am- 3 pm, starting in the parish hall and also using the church. Please bring a brown bag lunch, and RSVP to the parish office: 212-254-8620 or apjones@ascensionnyc.org. …  [ More → ]

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Haunted Church Halloween Oct. 31st

Hauntingly Good Fun at the Haunted Church on Halloween, October 31st from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Calling all witches, ghouls, and candy mavens… and set up/clean up wizards, too! Be sure to join us this Halloween, Thursday, October 31, from 3:00 to 6:00 for our annual Haunted Church. This is a fun time for neighborhood children and …  [ More → ]

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People who lunch – Oct. 30

On Wednesday, October 30 at 12:30 p.m. Are you at home during the day? Retired? Freelancing? In between things? You’re invited to join your fellow parishioners for lunch and lively conversation at our monthly lunch group. The only agenda is enjoying each other’s company. This month we join with the Tinker Ladies for some festive …  [ More → ]

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Feast of All Saints November 3, 2019

For centuries, Christians have commemorated those who, having professed faith in the living Christ in days past, now have entered into the nearer presence of our Lord. We will celebrate the Feast of All Saints on Sunday, November 3rd this year. To include the names of loved ones in the All Saints Memorial List this …  [ More → ]

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Resistance Cinema & New Sanctuary Coalition

A screening of Disparity will take place on Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Church. Ascension Outreach, Inc. is proud to host a special film/discussion event on behalf of the work of our neighboring New Sanctuary Coalition. A powerful new documentary – Disparity – will be premier this evening. The film is made …  [ More → ]

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Season of Creation

Each year, from 1 September, the Global Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, to 4 October, St Francis of Assisi Day, many Anglicans join other people of faith worldwide in marking the Season of Creation to pray and celebrate with creation, focus on the story of Earth, and commit to a ministry of …  [ More → ]

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Climate Strike NYC: Call to Action

September 20th, Friday at noon: Join parishioners and friends in the Climate Strike NYC: A Call to Action at Foley Square, 31-51 Center Street, NYC. On September 20, three days before the UN Climate Summit in NYC, young people and adults will strike globally, to demand transformative action be taken to address the climate crisis. …  [ More → ]

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