Welcome to Ethical Culture
The New York Society for Ethical Culture is a welcoming home for humanists. We've provided non-theistic services in a congregational setting since 1876. We embrace the diversity of our city and invite all to join us in celebrating life’s joys, supporting one another through life’s crises, and working together to make the world a better place.
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Next Sunday Meeting
Monday June 22, 2015
Stand With Charleston
Leader Anne Klaeysen
How does one comprehend the terrorist act committed by a young white man on the evening of Wednesday, June 17, when he sat with the pastor, Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney, and members of Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church for an hour in prayer and then killed nine of them?
Friday June 19, 2015
David Hoelscher, a former college philosophy instructor, in a long piece on the blog site "Counterpunch" argues that contemporary humanism has betrayed its origins in which the struggle for economic justice lay at its heart.
Monday June 08, 2015
On May 31 the New York Times published an opinion piece "Wanted: A Theology of Atheism" by Molly Worthen.. Yesterday they published this response from Leader Joe Chuman.