2020 MNYS Annual Assembly

The 2020 Synod Assembly will be held May 8-9 at the Melville Marriott.

Lutheran Church in Metro New York

Single. Immigrant. Black. Gay. Trans. Divorced. Young. White. Disabled. Asian. Lesbian. Married. Old. Poor... JESUS DIDN'T TURN PEOPLE AWAY. NEITHER DO WE!

Prayer Calendar

We envision a synod where everyone in every congregation is praying for every other congregation, one day at a time.



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I call upon President Trump to develop a different plan that would involve all parties, and to pursue efforts that would adhere to international law and...


Bishop Eat Issues Pastoral Message on Death of Herbert Chilstrom

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ELCA Presiding Bishop Issues Pastoral Message on Iran Conflict

For our part, we have a window of opportunity to stop the current conflict before it worsens. We should appeal now to our elected officials to pursue the...

MNYS at a Glance

13.5 Million

People Living within the Synod Territory


Baptised Members


Members in Weekly Worship




Rostered Ministers & Synod Deacons