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Grantee Spotlight: City University of New York (CUNY)
June 6, 2023
Since 2019, Trinity has supported and accelerated a network of CUNY programs and initiatives that provide mentorship and support services developed specifically for students whose lives have been impacted by the criminal legal system and engage in research and advocacy around rights historically denied to justice-involved people.
Robert Fulton: More than the Steamboat
June 2, 2023 | By James Melchiorre
Robert Fulton, an engineer, technologist, and businessman known for his commercial steamboat business, is one of the famous persons whose final resting place is the Trinity Churchyard.
The Mindful Practice of Birdwatching
June 2, 2023 | By Lisa Jaycox
Spending time at the Trinity Retreat Center for a birdwatching retreat, with our eyes, binoculars, and Merlin apps fixated on the skies above, bird songs and questions swirled: What do birds tell us about the world? How many species will we spot? What can we learn?
Five Ways Into Sunday’s Scripture: Enhancing the Sacredness of Everyone
June 1, 2023 | By Faith Formation and Education
What matters about the Trinity is that God is a relationship. God is a relationship within Godself: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (or Creator, Redeemer, and Sustainer). Just as God is relational within Godself, we are called to be in loving relationship with God and one another.
The Philippine Madrigal Singers at St. Paul's Chapel
May 28, 2023 | By Jim Melchiorre
The Philippine Madrigal Singers will perform at St. Paul's Chapel on May 30, 2023. Get a preview of the event from Leo Paolo Leal, manager of the ensemble, and Enrico Lagasca of The Choir of Trinity Wall Street.
Five Ways Into Sunday’s Scripture: Our Shared Spiritual Memory
May 25, 2023 | By Faith Formation and Education
Perhaps our shared spiritual memory is what endures beyond death. The evidence that was both indescribable in human terms and undeniably real was the presence of the inexhaustible Holy Spirit which transcended all barriers and boundaries, including time, place, language, and human condition, and continues to animate the breath, voice, and body of Christ, the Church.
3 Ways Into Sunday’s Stories for Children: Pentecost
May 25, 2023 | By Faith Formation & Education
This Sunday is Pentecost, which is celebrated 50 days after Easter every year. The story of the events of the day is just as dramatic as the accounts of the nativity and the resurrection.
Combatting the Diseases of Despair
May 22, 2023 | By Jessica Athens
On May 11, 2023—the same day the federal government declared an end to the COVID-19 public health emergency—Trinity Church Wall Street hosted its third symposium on mental health, “Intersections Between Spirituality and Mental Health.”
The Rt. Rev. Matthew Heyd: Ordained & Consecrated as Bishop
May 22, 2023 | By Jim Melchiorre
The Rt. Rev. Matthew Foster Heyd, former member of the staff of Trinity Church Wall Street, was consecrated as bishop coadjutor of the Episcopal Diocese of New York on Saturday, May 20, 2023.
3 Ways Into Sunday’s Stories for Children: Seeing God All Around Us
May 19, 2023 | By Faith Formation & Education
This is the last Sunday of Eastertide. In preparation for his death, resurrection, and ascension, Jesus promised the disciples he and God would always be with them in holy spirit, with and without visible form.