Phil Jackson and Michael Bird welcome parishioners back to Trinity Church.

Reopening Trinity Church

After more than 14 months apart, we reopened Trinity Church for 11:15am Sunday worship on the Day of Pentecost, May 23, 2021

On Sunday, September 19, we’ll celebrate the return of the 8am Holy Eucharist, 9am Holy Eucharist, and 8pm Compline by Candlelight in Trinity Church, and the 9:15am Family Service in the Parish Hall.

To join us in person for worship, you can find all the information you need below, no matter which service in Trinity Church or in the Parish Hall you choose.

Below is a quick list of what you need to know before you arrive at Trinity Church.

  • Trinity Church will open at 7:30am Sundays for the morning services and 7:30pm for Compline by Candlelight at 8pm.

  • Entrance will be at the main gate at Trinity Church (at the intersection of Broadway and Wall Street).

  • Capacity is limited to 140 people. 
  • Masks will be required at all times inside the church property.
  • Attendees will queue on the sidewalk north of the Trinity gate, facing south.
  • You’ll have four stops:
    • Health screening—you can fill out the form ahead of time at trinitycheckin.org or by answering questions asked by Security staff.
    • Security screening—in addition to magnetometers, we are using X-ray machines to scan personal belongings. No weapons, dangerous instruments, food, or beverages are allowed.
    • Contact tracing—if you have not submitted your name and phone number as part of the online health screening, you’ll be asked to sign a log with your name and phone number for contact tracing.
    • Seating—members of the Security staff will ask how many people are in your party and will escort you to your seats. Seats will be assigned; special seat requests cannot be accommodated, and switching seats will not be allowed.
  • Trinity strives to be an inclusive community that welcomes all. If you need assistance or accommodations to join us for worship, please email sacristans@trinitywallstreet.org or call 212.602.0800.

Below is a quick list of what you need to know before you arrive for the Family Service in the Parish Hall.

  • The Parish Hall will be open at 8:45am for Family Service beginning at 9:15am. 

  • Entrance for the Parish Hall will be at the south gate at Trinity Church (closest to the corner of Broadway and Rector Street).

  • Capacity is limited to 100 people. 
  • Masks will be required at all times inside the church property.
  • You’ll have four stops:
    • Health screening—you can fill out the form ahead of time at trinitycheckin.org or by answering questions asked by Security staff.
    • Security screening—no weapons, dangerous instruments, food, or beverages are allowed.
    • Contact tracing—if you have not submitted your name and phone number as part of the online health screening, you’ll be asked to sign a log with your name and phone number for contact tracing.
    • Seating—after screening, you’ll walk through the south churchyard and around the back of the church to the pedestrian bridge, which you'll take to the entrance to Trinity Commons, where staff and clergy will be available to assist you to your seats. Seats will be assigned; special seat requests cannot be accommodated, and switching seats will not be allowed.
  • Trinity strives to be an inclusive community that welcomes all. If you need assistance or accommodations to join us for worship, please email sacristans@trinitywallstreet.org or call 212.602.0800.

A Few Notes about All Services

To keep everyone safe:

  • There will be no passing of the peace, but we will greet each other in a friendly, physically distanced way.
  • Offering will not be taken, but donation boxes will be available.
  • Communion will be brought to parishioners at their seats. Communion will be “in one kind” (bread only).
  • There is no nursery or children's chapel.
  • We continue to livestream our services online, especially the 9:15am Sunday Family service, the 11:15am Holy Eucharist, and weekday 12:05pm services. Click here for a full list of worship services.

We look forward to seeing you again in person!