New York Society for Ethical Culture

Ethics in Action Since 1876

THE NEW YORK SOCIETY FOR ETHICAL CULTURE is a humanist community dedicated to ethical relationships, social justice, and environmental stewardship for over 142 years. We celebrate life’s joys, support each other through life’s challenges, and work together to build a more just world.

News from the Ethical Forefront

Videos November 11, 2019

The Cult of Trump: An Interview with Author Steven Hassan

Leader Dr. Joe Chuman interviews Steven Hassan about his new book, The Cult of Trump. “One…
Videos November 3, 2019

Carola Otero Bracco: How National Immigration Policies Are Affecting Our Community

Carola will give an overview of the shifts in national immigration policies in recent years…
Press November 1, 2019

The Atlantic: How Friendship Changes at the End of Life

The Atlantic's Julie Beck brought her Friendship Files column to Ethical, sitting down with our…
Announcements October 31, 2019

Monday 11/18 – ERA Coalition Film, Discussion, & Fundraiser: “Home Truth: The Jessica Lenahan Story”

Join us for a fundraiser and screening of Home Truth: The Jessica Lenahan Story, followed…
Announcements October 27, 2019
Lunchtime Roundtable: Explore Longevity and Aging in November
Videos October 27, 2019
Kate Lovelady: “Are Humans Bad for the Earth? Ethical Humanist Stewardship”
Ethical Outlook Newsletter October 25, 2019
November Outlook Now Available
Videos October 20, 2019
Angel Rodriquez: “Avenues for Justice”

VISIT our landmark meeting house for inspiring Sunday gatherings, enriching workshops, youth and family programs, Ethical Action projects, and entertaining events. Then, learn more about joining our community.

Jazz Cafe Presents: The Fying Tomboulians

“A rich and world-wise tone.” -George W. Harris of Jazz Weekly "A rapturous solo reading of the jazz standard I Get Along Without You Very Well features her penchant for...

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Fall Hike – Bull’s Hill – Cold Spring, NY

Join us on a hike to Bull’s Hill in historic Cold Spring, NY. This 4.5-hour hike will take us to a summit over the Hudson River. You will be rewarded...

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Poetry Reading Circle

Bring poems to share – maybe some older favorites or ones you’ve just discovered. Monthly, third Sunday.

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