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

02/14/2016 - 11:00am
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor
Leader Joseph Chuman
Dr. Anne Klaeysen, Leader  presides

Ethical Blog

Monday February 08, 2016

Leader Anne Klaeysen wrote this inspiring piece for Everyday Powerblog

Sunday February 07, 2016

The Daily News paid a visit to NYSEC this morning. They wrote a nice story about Leader Anne Klaeysen's platform on gun control. You can read it here.

Monday January 25, 2016

Friday January 15, 2016

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

Tuesday December 08, 2015


A statement from Ethical Culture Leader Anne Klaeysen


We have all heard the expression "If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention." I have been paying attention, and I am outraged. That emotion has almost paralyzed me as I gasp for breath in between every day's new revelations of violence, hate and demagoguery.