What CSPUR Offers

Members/Leaders of Religious Organizations

  • Research on neighborhoods, New York City, and urban ministry
  • Courses on studying congregations and the City
  • Events on issues that matter in ministry that connect religious leaders, public officials, leaders of nonprofits and activists
  • Referrals to resources for urban ministry

Scholars and Students

  • Data and discourse about urban life, religion, and public affairs
  • Research that pairs broad analysis with close ethnographic and sociological analysis of urban religious life
  • Training in ethnographic methods and socio- logical researchIndividuals in Non-profits and Government
  • Events, research, and consultation to improve interaction with and understanding of, religious communities and organizations
  • Venues to connect with religious leaders
  • Opportunities to co-sponsor future events and/ or conferences.