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Transcribed and edited from the sermon above, given in Trinity Church on March 25, 2018, by the Rev. Phillip A. Jackson Read more
Here’s a list of the many Holy Week and Easter resources available on the Trinity Church Wall Street website.
Trinity parishioners and friends joined the March for Our Lives on March 24, 2018. Teens and chaperones traveled to Washington, DC, while another contingent joined other Episcopalians in the diocese for the New York march.
Why are teens marching? From Scarlet: "We live in a world where it’s full with violence and this is the time to come together as one, especially us teenagers. We should be at school thinking about what we’re going to have for lunch or if we’re going to pass the Read more
Trinity Church Wall Street is beginning a Mission & Service partnership with the Episcopal Church in Navajoland. The specific goal will be to work alongside our sisters and brothers of Navajoland to assist the bishop in the development of a Wellness Center with programs to support women and children who are struggling in a context of alcohol abuse, and to Read more
The Annual Vestry Election will be held on April 3, 2018, Easter Tuesday, as specified under the 1697 Charter. All members of the congregation who are 18 years or older, have officially enrolled in the parish registry, have taken Holy Communion within the preceding year (April 2017-April 2018) and have contributed to the support of the Parish in any documented amount within the preceding year (April 2017-April 2018) are eligible to vote in Vestry Election. The register of eligible voters is Read more
Due to the inclement weather, all events except the 12:05pm Holy Eucharist and Morning Prayer are cancelled on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. The Parish Center will be closed. Trinity Church and St. Paul's Chapel will close at 4pm.
Students from Leadership and Public Service High School participated in the #Enough National School Walkout to “protest Congress’ inaction to do more than tweet thoughts and prayers in response to the gun violence plaguing our schools and neighborhoods.” Students were joined by Governor Andrew Cuomo and United Federation of Teachers president Michael Mulgrew Read more
The fourth Sunday in Lent, coming up this Sunday, March 11, is known as Laetare Sunday. Laetare means “rejoice” in Latin, and the name is taken from the day’s Introit. (An introit is a psalm or antiphon sung or said during the opening of Holy Eucharist.) Sunday’s introit starts with the words "Laetare Jerusalem" from Read more
Due to the inclement weather, Trinity Church Wall Street and St. Paul’s Chapel will be closing at 4:00pm on Wednesday, March 7. All events after that time, including Evening Prayer, have been cancelled.Read more
The word “stations” in reference to Jesus’ journey to the cross first appears in the writings of the English traveler, author, and monastic William Wey in 1458. However, the devotional custom dates back to at least the Middle Ages when wealthy believers would travel from Europe to the Holy Land to reenact the Way of the Cross or Via Dolorosa. One motivation was Read more