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Deepening our life of prayer

Many diverse forms of prayer were on display on March 22 at “Lord, Teach Us to Pray,” a day set aside to pray and to learn more about prayer.


Bishop Rimbo visits Capitol Hill to push for immigration reform

Bishop Rimbo met with Congressman Steve Israel on Capitol Hill to advocate for immigration reform while participating in the Lutheran Immigration...


Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 24, 2014
  • Claimed Strategy Committee meeting @ 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
    Event details
    April 24, 2014
    Time:06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
    As part of the strategic plan, the Claimed Committee works to help people grow in faith through engagement with the Lutheran tradition.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
  • Synod Council @ 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
    Event details
    April 26, 2014
    Time:09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
    Location: Saint Peter's Lutheran Church , New York, US-NY -US-NY

    The Synod Council serves as the board of directors of the synod, in between meetings of the Synod Assembly.
Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • World Malaria Day 2014 @ (All Day Event)
    Event details
    April 27, 2014
    All Day Event
    Every year, millions of people of people around the globe observe World Malaria Day on April 25. The ELCA Malaria Campaign is turning this day into a special week, observing World Malaria Day on Sunday, April 27.
Monday, April 28, 2014
  • Environmental Stewardship Committee meeting @ 06:15 PM - 08:00 PM
    Event details
    April 28, 2014
    Time:06:15 PM - 08:00 PM
    Location: MNYS office, New York, US-NY -US-NY

    The Environmental Stewardship Committee educates and encourages congregations to act with greater environmental responsibility.

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The Metropolitan New York Synod

Our synod is the regional expression of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. There are nearly 200 congregations across New York City, Long Island, and seven upstate counties. The Rev. Dr. Robert Rimbo serves as our bishop. As Lutherans, we are worshipping God, helping friends and neighbors, celebrating diversity, feeding the hungry, working for justice, and advocating for peace. Join us!

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