"Mediation by itself is like using a garden hose to put out a forest fire, when what you need is rain over the whole area,” appealed the Most Rev. Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, as he addressed the UN Security Council this morning. Partnerships between the UN, member states, and faith communities are crucial to provide hope and mediation in areas of conflict, such as the horrors that Rohingya refugees have faced in Myanmar.
The Anglican Communion, of which Trinity Church Wall Read more
You are invited to attend Sunday's 9:15am Holy Eucharist, a relaxed, joyful, and engaging 45-minute church service, designed specifically to be accessible to adults and children of all ages and those new to church, with a short sermon and music both traditional and new. Chat and enjoy coffee and refreshments before and after the service.
From August 10 through the 12, the weekend of the Perseids Meteor Shower, guests gathered at the Trinity Retreat Center for a God and the Cosmos themed retreat. Guests explored time, space and the universe through the dual lenses of science and the Abrahamic faiths--and enjoyed a movie in the old barn! Learn about upcoming retreats and book your visit today.
Music is both a tradition and a ministry at Trinity Church Wall Street so the two-year period of rejuvenation of the church nave will include the first completely new organ since the current church building was completed in 1846. Choosing, building, testing, and installing a new pipe organ are complex tasks, as Julian Wachner, Trinity’s Director of Music and the Arts explains in this video segment, and the benefits to Trinity’s neighborhood will continue for decades.Read more
Years after the hit movie National Treasure was released, Trinity docents are still asked if there is treasure under the church. Usually the answer is no, but Trinity’s rejuvenation efforts may cause tour guides to adjust their scripts.
At a recent tour of the rejuvenation work in Trinity Church, Senior Construction Project Manager Luke Read more
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People who remember the exterior of Trinity Church Wall Street in the 1980s, and earlier, recall walls black with soot, a consequence of the 1846 building having stood through New York City's experience of the Industrial Revolution. Now, as Trinity rejuvenates the nave of the church, there are discoveries that reveal how the outside walls looked more than a half-century ago, long before the more recent 1990 "power-washing" turned the black into the original color.Read more
A cell-phone call including a job offer, an unexpected, emotional reunion, and a day outdoors on the water were just some of the highlights of the 2018 Hour Children Job Readiness workshops.
Trinity organizes the workshops on four Fridays each summer, in partnership with Hour Children, an organization dedicated to helping incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women and their children successfully rejoin the community, reunify with their families, and build healthy, independent, and secure lives.Read more
Pauli Murray, Thurgood Marshall, and Florence Li Tim-Oi were named permanent saints of the church at the 79th General Convention last week.
The Walt Disney Company Acquires the Rights to Develop 4 Hudson Square from Trinity Church Wall Street
Site Will House Disney’s New York Operations
BURBANK, Calif., and NEW YORK, July 9, 2018 – Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company, and the Rev. Dr. William Lupfer, Rector of Trinity Church Wall Street, today announced that Disney has purchased the rights to develop Trinity’s property at 4 Hudson Square in New York City. Read more