Canterbury Downtown

Lutheran companions

Throughout 2017-2018 we’ll connect with our Lutheran companions from The Vine NYC for opportunities to grow in spiritual conversation and service learning collaborative projects.  

Save the Date: October Events

It’s official: October has arrived, and that means lots of new events and opportunities with Canterbury Downtown! Check out our list of upcoming events below, and stay tuned for further details.   Saturday, October 7th, 12:00 PM Holy Eucharist at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, benefitting victims of recent hurricanes   Sunday, October […]

Welcome back students, Welcome class of 2021!

  New to the school, new to the neighborhood, new to the semester, new to the Episcopal Church, new to your emerging identity – no matter who you are, or where you hail from, you are welcome here! This fall, discover Canterbury Downtown, an Episcopal campus ministry and all it has to offer you: Food! […]

Welcome Week 2017

The summer season has flown by around here as many students are off on adventures, summer jobs, visits home, etc.  And new students finally are getting their feet on the ground in New York City to start a new school, a new semester, a new chapter in their lives.  I am praying for and with […]

This is Canterbury Downtown

What are we about at Canterbury Downtown? We sing, pray, and grow in spiritual practice; We engage around the tough questions of faith, life and self in community; We act in response to need that surround us.   What do we do at Canterbury Downtown?  We gather weekly on Sundays @ 6 pm for Communion […]

Open Farm Harvest Party

Take a break from city-life and get back to the farm! Join members of Church of the Ascension at Bluestone Farm on Saturday, September 17 for their Open Farm Harvest Party. The Sister of the Community of the Holy Spirit, an Episcopal order of religious women, live on a beautiful rural site in Brewster, New […]

Welcome students cookout!

  Welcome to Canterbury Downtown! Students from around the city connect weekly for worship, dinner, & conversation. Join us at Grace Church (10th & Broadway) for our welcome back cookout! Sunday, September 4 6 p.m. Holy Eucharist with Chaplain Mary Cat preaching 7 p.m. Cookout and welcome to new and returning students! Meet Chaplain Mary Cat Young […]

Outreach at NYU!

 Lutheran Episcopal Outreach table at NYU Trick-or-Treat Trivia for Reformation Day! Student leaders along with Chaplain Mary Cat and Pastor Becca had a great couple of hours offering tricks and treats and sharing God’s grace! Hopefully next time you can join us us to give away candy and engage students, and let our campuses know who […]

Episcopal Peace Fellowship!

  Urban Pilgrimage Initiative Episcopal Peace Fellowship! This spring and summer, join the Episcopal Peace Fellowship in a physical and spiritual journey designed to provoke reflection and action regarding social justice issues. In addition to participating students, the Urban Pilgrimage Initiative is looking for young adults to lead these immersive experiences. Find out more about […]

In Search of the Sacred in Our Students

On November 23rd, our own Reverend Mark Hummell will be leading a Sunday Forum entitled In Search of the Sacred in Our Students, at 10AM at Grace Church. Here, he will discuss the importance of combining academia and the church, as well as his personal experience as a minister in NYU Abu Dhabi. After the […]

Growing together in community and Christ