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

02/26/2017 - 11:00am
Ceremonial Hall - 4th floor

with Sheldon Raymore
Maggie Determann preside

Ethical Blog

Thursday January 26, 2017

The February Ethical Outlook is now available.

Wednesday January 18, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of our beloved trustee Dr. Phyllis Harrison-Ross's death with you. She died peacefully on Monday, January 16, in the company of dear friends.

Monday January 09, 2017

Would you like to join a community circle? Community Circles are more than discussion groups.

Wednesday December 28, 2016

The January Ethical Outlook is now available. Check out the great events we have coming up to start 2017!

Monday December 12, 2016

Join NYSEC members and representatives at the Women's March on Washington, January 21, 2017! For more information, click here.

A Living Wage for All


We fly this banner so passersby will know that a minimum wage does not suffice. Workers must be guaranteed a wage that allows them and their families to eat heartily, sleep securely, and have access to medical care. These are human rights!