Canterbury Downtown

One of the lucky ones…

Sunday, September 6, 2015 Sermon preached by The Rev. Mary Catherine Young Grace Church Proper 18, Year B, RCL I’m one of the lucky ones. I have the pleasure of being employed to do work I love. The work I love is being a priest and a chaplain to the God’s people in this particular […]

Upcoming Musical Events

Upcoming Musical Events It’s December, which means that we can finally, officially listen to Christmas music all the time without feeling guilty about it. Here are some concerts occurring at Grace Church during this Advent season: Friday, December 5th; 8:00PM and Saturday, December 6th; 3:00PM: The Choral Society’s Annual Holiday Concerts.* Sunday, December 7th; 4:00PM: […]

Making Advent Wreaths

Canterbury Downtown WILL take place this coming Sunday, November 30th. As this day marks the beginning of Advent, students will have the option of making wreaths with other Grace Church parishoners after the 6:00PM service. The materials for the wreaths will be free for Canterbury students, but please let Anne Marie know that you are […]

Help Rebuild Staten Island

It has been two years since Hurricane Sandy, and yet thousands of homes on Staten Island are still in disrepair. Grace Church will be sending teams there Saturdays December 13th, January 10th, and February 14th. There will be work available for all skill levels, and these teams really will make a noticeable difference. Check out […]

Welcome Dorothy Sue!

Chaplain Mary Cat Young is pleased to announce the birth of her first child, Dorothy Sue Young. She was born on Sunday, September 14th at 8:31AM. On behalf of Canterbury Downtown, congratulations to Mary Cat and her husband, Chad, and we wish you the very best of luck! Mary Cat is now on maternity leave. […]

Canterbury Downtown’s Tenth Anniversary Dinner

  ​Peter came and said to Jesus, “Lord, if another member of the church sins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “Not seven times, but, I tell you, seventy-seven times.” –Matthew 18:21 Last Sunday night was a night of celebration! Not only did The Right Reverend Allen […]

This Week’s Canterbury Connection!

Chaplain Mary Cat Young is back from maternity leave and can be found at her office at Grace Church and the Office of Global Spiritual Life at NYU throughout the week.  Click here to plan a coffee/tea/hot cocoa meet up in January! Click here for the latest Canterbury Connections e-news!

Growing together in community and Christ