Chancel Choir and Orchestra, Dietrich Buxtehude: Membra Jesu nostri

Brick Church Sanctuary

Dietrich Buxtehude described Membra Jesu nostri as a “sung devotion” to the Body of Christ. Like a cinematic director focusing a camera, Buxtehude illuminates in music the different parts of Jesus’ body on the Cross: feet, knees, hands, side, breast, heart, and face. The solos and choruses he wrote for Membra Jesu nostri contain some […]


Breakfast Discussion with Dr. Amanda Brickell Bellows

Third Floor Carnegie Room 62 East 92nd Street, New York, NY

Please join us as our own Amanda Bellows presents "African American Explorers in the Jim Crow Era." Opportunities for advancement were limited for African Americans living in the United States during the Jim Crow era.  But Presbyterian missionary William Sheppard and sailor Matthew Henson pursued exciting careers abroad that led to globally significant discoveries.  Find […]

All-Youth Ice Skating Trip

Youth in grades 5th through 12th (as well as parents) are invited to the All-Youth Ice Skating trip on March 12th. We'll meet at 3:00 PM by the dancing Bears at the entrance to the Central Park Zoo (the Delacorte Clock).  From there we'll walk to Wollman Rink in Central Park to carve up the […]

Working Women’s Bible Study

Colony Club 564 Park Avenue, New York, NY

The Working Women’s Lunch Bible Study will next meet on Monday, March 13, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:00 PM for a Bible study led by Rev. Tom Evans. Registration: Please contact Sophie Carnegie to reserve your spot. Space is limited. Registration includes lunch. You must reregister for each meeting.  Location: Colony Club | 564 Park […]

Brick Church Book Club

On Monday, March 13th, at 7:00 PM, the Brick Church Book Club will discuss "Wait for Me," a memoir by Deborah Mitford, Duchess of Devonshire (in paperback; 314 pages). The meeting will be held at the home of Sandy Gooder.    Pease contact Sandy here, at least, a week before the meeting, if you plan to attend.

The Sebastians with Kristina Libby, painter: Bach in Color

Chapel 62 east 92nd street, new york, NY

Harpsichordist Jeffrey Grossman and violinist Daniel Lee explore music of Bach and his contemporaries alongside live oil painting by visual artist Kristina Libby.  Kristina Libby is an artist based in New York City. Her work is an ongoing investigation into the profound experience of being human. Through sculpture, design, public art and fine art, she […]


Cantata Sunday

Brick Church Sanctuary

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me. Johannes Brahms set these words from Psalm 51 in 1860. Deeply emotional and intensely private, Brahms often felt pessimistic about the world around him, yet his choral music leaves us with messages of comfort, consolation, and joy. The Chancel Choir […]