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

07/30/2017 - 11:00am

Fritz reflects on his relationship with Kayla, his granddaughter who is serving a four-year sentence as an accomplice to a violent crime spurred by heroin addiction. Fritz wrote to the judge, but failed to secure a more moderate sentence. Every six weeks now, he makes a 700-mile round trip to visit her at a women's prison near Erie, PA, and every week he writes a letter--135 letters and counting.

Ethical Blog

Friday July 21, 2017

Ethical NYC Leader Richard Koral will be a guest on WBAI Radio's City Watch tomorrow, Saturday, July 22 at 10:00am!

Wednesday July 19, 2017

Join three pioneers of mindfulness meditation for a one-time only sharing of their interwoven contributions to its spread in the West. They will delve into the birth of the movement, where it is today, and where it might be going in the future.

Monday June 26, 2017

The July/August Ethical Outlook newsletter is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up during the summer!

Friday June 02, 2017
Through our Social Service Board (SSB), Ethical NYC operates a Women’s Shelter, offering a “home” for 6 to 8 guests, every Saturday through Thursday. All guests are previously screened at the Antonio Olivieri Drop-In Center.
Wednesday May 24, 2017

The June Ethical Outlook is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up during the month!

Happy Pride! We The People Means Everyone.

Our banner celebrates Pride Month and affirms the work left to be done to achieve true and lasting equality for all.