The Urantia Society of Greater New York (USGNY) is a duly registered non-profit (501.c.3) organization whose primary purpose is to foster the study, dissemination and living of the teachings of The Urantia Book. The Society meets regularly throughout the year at various locations in the greater New York metropolitan area.
The meetings include time for socializing, a creative worship experience, and a program of Urantia Book study followed by a business meeting. Recent program study topics have included: “The Soul”, “God The Supreme”, “Angels” and “The Urantia Book in Relation to Organized Religions.”
Guests are always welcome and may stay to observe the business meeting if they wish.
- USGNY Helping NYC Feed 500
- USGNY Members Participating in NYC Aids Walk
New York Area Study Groups
There are several Urantia Book study groups that meet in the Greater New York area and they are listed below.
These study groups offer an informal environment in which to discuss the profound spiritual and philosophical concepts found in The Urantia Book. Some groups study the book sequentially, while others take a topical approach. Whether you are a brand new reader or have many years experience, you are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Below is a list of study groups you may contact.
New York City
New York - Westchester County
Manhattan (Soho): Robin & Helene
Manhattan (midtown): Nick
New York - Orange County
Westchester County, Somers: Gary
Fort Lee: Steve & Bobbie
Palisades Park (Korean): Rev. Kim
Jersey City: Doreen
Southern Connecticut: Dave & Marta
US Domestic & Int’l Study Groups
Click HERE for Domestic and International Study Group Directory
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On a Desktop Computer
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