Canterbury Downtown

Advent with Canterbury Downtown

  This past Sunday marked the official start of Advent, a month-long season of the liturgical year (fun fact: it also marks the beginning of the liturgical calendar, despite being celebrated at the end of the year). Advent is the time in which we prepare for the nativity of Jesus, which we celebrate with great […]

This Sunday: Ascension Forum on Immigration

This Sunday, the Church of the Ascension will be hosting a forum on immigration, entitled “I am not the Mouth for these Ears.” The forum features a conversation with Marco Saavedra, a 27 year old undocumented writer and painter requesting political asylum in the United States. Marco came to the U.S. with his parents at […]

Dinner With Our Neighbors at The Table

Next Sunday, we will be having dinner with our friends from The Table, a Lutheran student community in Lower Manhattan, and Pastor Becca Seely. You can read more about The Table here. We will be exploring what ritual means in our lives and faith, and making rosaries for Catholic seafarers who are often isolated and […]

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