Welcome to Ethical Culture

"Ethics in Action"
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 MeetingsEthical Enrichment workshopsfamily programsEthical Action projects, and many other entertaining events.
 
Learn more about becoming a part of our community and use the links below to keep in touch with us online.

          

Next Sunday Meeting

02/25/2018 - 11:00am

Religious freedom is a fundamental value of a democratic society. But after more than 200 years of struggling to extend this value widely in the United States, it is threatened in our time. We have become complacent, but it is not too late.

Ethical Blog

Wednesday February 21, 2018

Our March 2018 Ethical Outlook newsletter is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up throughout the month!

Thursday February 15, 2018

Come learn more about environmental justice so we can plant seeds that grow into effective activism for the benefit of everyone now and in the future!

Friday January 26, 2018

Our February 2018 Ethical Outlook newsletter is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up throughout the month!

Tuesday January 16, 2018

Meet Ellen and Richard, two of New York Society for Ethical Culture’s oldest members and the latest subjects of our Ethical Humans series exploring the impact of ethics in society.

Friday January 05, 2018

Please note, our most recent Ethical Enrichment Brochure listed the wrong date for January's Ethics and The Theater: On Golden Pond. It will be hel

Saturday December 23, 2017

Our January 2018 Ethical Outlook newsletter is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up throughout the month!

Thursday December 21, 2017

2017 has been a year of ups and downs. One thing that has remained consistent, however, is the incredible impact that a few amazing people can have on our community, country and world. We had the pleasure of highlighting some of those individuals through our #EthicalHumans campaign in 2017.

Black Lives Matter


Passersby see our banner affirming that Black Lives Matter. We have a long history of fighting for social justice and are inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement. We stand with our African-American sisters and brothers in the fight against racism and white supremacy.