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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.

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Our Minister


Rev. Bruce Southworth
Senior 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

Sermons on TV & Radio

Cable TV and Radio Broadcast Changes

Beginning in February, The Community Church's Time Warner cable TV channel will be 1997  (MNN3) on Sundays at 8:30 pm.  Because of recent format changes, WWRL 1600 AM no longer carries Community Church broadcasts. Alternatives are being explored.

If you are not in Manhattan or do not subscribe to cable you can still watch the show streaming live.  Link here for LIVE STREAMING information.

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


Ministry of Hospitality
Visiting town or have friends or family coming to town? Visit our own Guest House Off Park Information Page or Check Room Availability.

Volunteer Choir Rehearsals

The Volunteer Choir provides music for several of the Sunday Worship Services. The Messiah Choiir performs the Christmas Portion of Handel's Messiah on Christmas Eve. New people are always welcome. Contact Jerry Brown, Director of Music - jbrown@ccny.org or 212-683-4988, for more information.

2013-2014 Volunteer Choir Dates

Sunday Worship

Rehearsals on Sundays  -   12:45 - 2 pm - Chapel

September 15, 22 & 29

October 13 & 20

November 3 & 17 (I'll work around Jonathan's recital)

January 12 & 19

February 2, 9 & 16

March 16 & 23

April 6 & 13

May 4 & 11

Extra Rehearsals for "They Called Her Moses" Sunday
to be announced

Sunday Service Participation on

September 8 (Homecoming) - Rehearsal 9:30 am
October 6 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
October 27 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
November 24 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
January 26 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
February 23 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
(Music Service)
March 30- Rehearsal at 9:30 am (Tubman Cantata)
April 20 - Easter - Rehearsal at 9:30 am

May 18 - Rehearsal at 9:30 am
July 14 - Mid-Summer Messiah - Rehearsals TBA
July 21 - Music at Community - Rehearsals TBA



Christmas Eve Messiah Rehearsal Schedule

  Thursday, December 19, 6:30 PM

Optional Rehearsals

Sunday, December 1 - 12:45-2 pm
Saturday, December 7 - 12:45-2 pm
Sunday, December 8 - 12:45-2 pm
Saturday, December 14 - 12:45-2 pm
Sunday, December 15- 12:45-2 pm

Saturday, December 21 - 12:45-2 pm

Tuesday, December 24  
Call       7 PM
Service     7:30 PM



Last Published: September 10, 2013 3:27 PM