We are a Reconciling In Christ congregation affirming the full participation of our LBGTQIA+ members and neighbors in the life of the church, locally and world-wide.


We’re glad you found us! Trinity is a growing, diverse, imaginative, justice-seeking community of faith of the ELCA on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.

We are delighted to welcome you, wherever you are in your spiritual journey.
Our worship embraces the varied voices that make up our congregation from the very youngest to the oldest and everyone in between. We gather to welcome all as Christ has welcomed us, without reserve or judgment. We enjoy great music of many styles, wonderful preaching, delicious food and caring companionship. We have worship services in English and Spanish every week. We support the full participation of our LGBTQIA+ members in the life of the church locally and world-wide. Our mission statement says that we are “We are TLC for NYC, celebrating diversity, building community, and seeking justice in Jesus’ name."

We invite you to join us in the wild belief that with God and one another we can make a difference. Join us on the sacred journey towards a better church and a better world!


  • Feb 1, 2020
    Professor Mark Harding, who teachest African American Studies at Hunter College will be with us on Sunday, February 9th following 11am worship (around 12:15pm). He will be speaking on 1619/1620: Histories of destruction and creation. Professor...
  • Dec 16, 2019
    Beginning on Tuesday, February 4th, Trinity will host Alateen meetings every Tuesday from 6:30-7:30pm. Alateen is a support program for teenagers who are affected by the drinking or drugging of a friend or family member. It is not AA for teenagers....
  • Jan 14, 2019
    The words we heard read from the prophet Isaiah have a personal meaning for me. When I first learned of my Jewish family history and traveled to the concentration camp where my grandparents were taken, I walked several miles outside of the camp to a...
  • Dec 7, 2018
    Just a heads up that Ash Wednesday is coming up on February 26th. The church will be open all day for those who wish to receive ashes, prayer or simply to come in and reflect. We will have services with imposition of ashes at noon, 6pm in Spanish...
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