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Our Mission at The Community Church of New York Unitarian Universalist is to grow as a caring, justice-making, anti-racist, diverse, spiritual community.

Are you new to our website?  Looking for something in particular?  Start here with "Frequently Requested Information".

Questions about renting space? Contact here
Take a look at Facilility page

For seminary scholarships:
John Haynes Holmes Fellowships

Our Interim Minister

Carlos Martinez web

Rev. Carlos R. Martinez
Interim Minister
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As a Unitarian Universalist congregation, we encourage one another "to grow our souls" -- to pursue our personal religious and spiritual journeys in a warm, caring and supportive community and to make a better world for all. Explore our site to find out how you can "grow your soul" at Community.

Grow Your Soul

This Sunday's Worship
Service 11 am

Religious Education & Family Ministries
Our Sunday School and More

Share Your Gifts

“We, the members of The Community Church of New York Unitarian Universalist, embrace the transforming vision of the "Beloved Community" — a just world in which all persons can share equitably in the wealth of the world, and freely develop their gifts and potential...read our vision

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Sunday Worship - 11 am

Hall of Worship

October 14

What We Secretly Fear

Rev. Carlos R. Martinez
Interim Minister

Over the years I have heard people remark that one of their secret fears is to one day wake up and realize they have become like their parents.


Religious Education for
Children and Youth

11 am
RE Room Downstairs

For details contact Esther Rosado, Director of Lifespan Religious Education at
212-683-4988, ext. 123
or email erosado@ccny.org



October 7 Announcements

October 14 Announcements

Other Important Items  to
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Visit us on Facebook

Community is now on Facebook!

Other Events at Community


Members and Friends are Welcome!

Full Participation is a Human Right
Free Conference
October 11-13

AACM Friday JAZZ Concerts
Oct 19 and 26
Contact AACM Directly
for Info and Tickets
or call 1-800-838-3006


Do Justice


Doing justice in the world is an integral part of our history and tradition here at The Community Church of New York. We encourage the personal spiritual growth of our members and seek to create a more just society and world. Find out more...

Please take time to learn about the shareholder activism  (click to read) Community Church engages in with regard to our investments.

Doolittle Grant Nomination Forms are now available.  New Deadline - They must be postmarked by October 13.  More Info.

Do You Enjoy Singing?

Volunteer Choir
New Singers Welcome!
Rehearsals Most Sundays
Late Aug-May
12:45 pm, Hall of Worship
Contact Jerry Brown
Director of Music

Would you like to sing
in the Christmas Eve
Messiah Concert?
Contact Jerry
Messiah Schedule

Do You Need Meeting Space?

Community Church offers meeting spaces that can accomodate both large and small groups and organizations. Link here for more information.  Contact person is Valerie Lynch - vlynch@ccny.org or 212-683-4988, ext. 126.

UU Publications/UU Links of Interest

Older Publications of the Multicultural Ministries of the UUA

UU World - Quarterly Magazine published by UUA 

Website-Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
Side with Love - Page
InterConnecions - Link

Website - UUA Central East Regional Group


Upcoming Events

Many classes/programs take place at the John Haynes Holmes
Community House
28 E. 35th Street. 
Look for red door and ring the bell.

Seasonal storms and changes in facilitator's availability sometimes cause us to reschedule or cancel activities.  If schools are closed, we are too!  When in doubt call to confirm: 212-683-4988



Breathing Exercises

with Nafisa
By Appointment
Requested Donation

Hatha Yoga
with Nafisa Degani
Saturdays, 10:30an -12 pm
Tuesdays, 6-7:30 pm
See Door Sign for
Room Assignment
Requested Donation
$15 / $5 Students

NYC Street Singers
Most Tuesdays
7 pm, 3rd Fl Room
(or a city park)
 More Info

Celebrate Community
Dance with Anthony

Friday, October 19
6-9 pm
Assembly Hall

Cottage Meetings with
the Search Committee

Sunday, October 14
12:45 pm, Chapel
Last Date!
For Info-Contact
Anna-Lisa Hafgren

The Ministerial Search!
Beyond Categorical Thinking
Sunday, October 28
11am Worship Service and Workshop following
Fellowship Hour
Lunch Served

UNGA Forum
Human Rights in Ymen
Sunday, October 21
1-2:30 pm
Guests Include
Omar Al Fotihi, Waleed Al Hariri and Summer Nasser

Social Tea
Tuesday, October 23
2-3:30 pm
Inside Palestine & Israel -
A Glimpse

Helga Busemann

Gallery35 at
Time Served!
Private Viewing 
by Appointment
Closing Reception
Saturday, October 29
6-8 pm, Gallery