News and Upcoming Events at CSS

Sunday Service Schedule

ADVENT HAS BEGUN! 8:30 am: Holy Eucharist, Rite II ~ A shorter, spoken service with homily. 11:00 am: Holy Eucharist, Rite II ~ A sung service with organ, choir or cantor, congregational hymns and sermon. Followed by Coffee Hour in the Undercroft. View More »

Rector’s Book Discussion has returned for Advent — ALL INVITED!

This Advent we continue to prepare for the Incarnation of our Lord at Christmas by discussing Anne Lamott's brilliant book, Traveling Mercies. Concluding Sunday, December 16 from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Undercroft. View More »

FAMILY MATTERS

ADVENT SEASON HAS BEGUN! Professional Childcare and Church School (Rehearsals for the Christmas Family Service) on Sundays at 10:45 am, in the Undercroft View More »

Christmastide for Brown Bag Guests

We are collecting new boxer shorts and “one size fits all” men’s belts to give to our guests through Christmastide. View More »

Coffee Hour

Join us in the undercroft after the 11:00 am service for coffee, refreshments, and fellowship. View More »

Weekly Worship

We offer the Daily Offices and a mid-week Eucharist in our chapel on weekdays. Morning Prayer at 9:00 am Tuesday and Thursday; Evening Prayer at 5:15 pm Monday and Wednesday; Holy Eucharist at 12:15 pm Wednesday. View More »

Cookie Decorating and Dress Rehearsal for the Christmas Eve Family Service

Saturday, December 22 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Undercroft and the Church. Pizza for lunch. View More »

Brown Bag Packing

Calling all packers! Join us on Sunday, December 23 after the 11:00 am service as we pack brown ... View More »

Greening of the Church

Saturday, December 22 from 12:30 pm until approximately 4:00 pm and on Monday, December 24 from 10:30 am until 2:00 pm. View More »

Christmastide Service Schedule

Christmas Eve, Monday, December 24 - 4:00 pm, Holy Eucharist with the Christmas Story for Children, Hymns & Carols; 10:30 pm, Prelude of Hymns & Carols, 11:00 pm, The First Choral Eucharist of our Lord’s Nativity (No Child care ... View More »

Save the Date and Save the Bones

Once again, the Brown Bag Program will sponsor a sit down lunch for our Brown Bag clients next Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 21, 2018. After your holiday meal, freeze your turkey carcass and bring it to church. View More »

Breaking Bread & Connecting (First Sunday Breakfast)

This year our FIRST SUNDAY BREAKFAST has gotten an overhaul. We will gather for conversation on a variety of topics on Sunday, January 6, 9:30 to 10:30 am.    View More »

Pastoral Notice

Following a long illness, parish member Beth Crossman died this week. A service of Christian Burial will be offered for Beth in January here at CSS (details to follow). View More »

Stewardship

Your stewardship keeps our doors open! Pledging is an important component of a balanced spiritual life and a hugely vital element of our parish and CSS community. It is easier than ever to accomplish and fit into your financial budget.  View More »

Prayers of the People

When you enter the church please notice the easel in the back with a form for the Prayers of the People. View More »

Day School accepting applications

Our Day School continues to accept applications for the 2018/2019 school year. Positions are still available for the Pre-Kindergarten class. Parents should call our Director, Catherine Choudhry, at 212 787-2755, ext. 7 or our Associate Director, Sangeeta Singh at 212-787-2755, ... View More »

Brown Bag Program Information Cards

On the Tract Rack at the back of the church, you will find our Brown Bag Program Information Cards. The convenient pocket cards are great for several reasons: View More »

Overnight Shelter

We offer this program every Saturday night to ten men who would otherwise be on the street. Interested in providing a meal or acting as overnight host?  View More »

Making Flower Dedications at CSS

Providing flowers for our Sunday worship is a way to remember a loved one, give thanks or honor someone important in your life. View More »

Watch out. Prayer Book Revision ahead . . .

General Convention, meeting in Austin, has paved the way for a revised Prayer Book. View More »

Reclaiming Jesus

For a link to the Statement read by Father Hagen in his June 3 Sunday Sermon, please click "View More." View More »

Simple Give

Simple and easy ways to make your gifts and stewardship payments by credit card or eCheck - Now Available View More »

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Christ & Saint Stephen’s Facebook Page has over 270 Likes! View More »