Welcome to Ethical Culture

The New York Society for Ethical Culture is a humanist community dedicated to ethics, social justice, and education since 1876. We celebrate life’s joys, support each other through life’s crises, and work to make the world a better place.

Come visit our landmark Meeting House for inspiring Sunday Meetings, Ethical Enrichment workshops, family programs, Ethical Action projects, and many other entertaining events.

Learn more about becoming a part of the NYSEC community and use the links below to keep in touch with us online.

Next Sunday Meeting

05/01/2016 - 11:00am
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor
Program Coordinating Council 
Dr. Anne Klaeysen, Leader presides

Ethical Blog

Thursday April 28, 2016

Abe Markman, beloved long-time member, celebrates with family and friends. View here. 

Thursday April 14, 2016

Walkers for peace on a 56-day journey from Leverett, Mass., to Washington, D.C., found refuge at Ethical Tuesday night in the form of a potluck dinner and a warm place to stay.You can read about it

Tuesday April 12, 2016

Members of Ethical joined Democracy Spring  at a demonstration in favor of changing the rules on political money, voting rights and redistricting. View here

Friday March 18, 2016

The April Ethical Outlook is now available. Check out the great events coming up!

Monday March 14, 2016
Ethics for Teen Leaders 
invites youth to write up a storm for the inaugural
"Compassionate Pen" Writing Prompt!
Wednesday March 09, 2016

Leader Anne Klaeysen gives some sound advice in this article from Readers Digest.

Wednesday March 09, 2016
Together we can reclaim our democracy!

Tickets Available Now!

Celebrates Hon. Eric H. Holder , Jr and Senator Kristin Gillibrand
Thursday, May 5, 2016

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