The Urantia Society of Greater New York (USGNY)

Our Mission

The Urantia Society of Greater New York (USGNY) is a local, New York area based organization with a global focus and outreach effort. In addition to numerous local dissemination projects, our society has translated The Urantia Book into several languages and makes available almost 30 different language versions of the text on this website.
Our outreach extends to all people, in all countries, of all nationalities, all races, and all religions and gender without regard to discrimination of any kind.
At this particular time we are especially focused on dissemination activities within the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Denmark, Egypt, England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Guatemala, Hawaii, United States, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Oman, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudia Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, and of course, the United States, with a special focus on New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Brooklyn, New York, United States.

We hope you find this website valuable on your particular journey to find God, or as we prefer to call Him, our Universal Father. 

Who We Are…

The Urantia Society of Greater New York (USGNY) is a duly registered non-profit 501(c)(3) organization of diverse individuals 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.

Associated with the Society are local area study groups (details below) that gather throughout the region to explore, discuss, engage in advanced study, and share questions and insights regarding the text of this revelation.

Guests are always welcome at any Society or Study Group meeting. Please join us!

What We Do…

USGNY is an active group of Urantia Book adherents: who are engaged in regular study of Urantia Book content at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels; who promote its message through local various forms of local outreach; and who foster the translation of The Urantia Book into other languages.

USGNY accomplishments include: the translation of The Urantia Book into the Korean, Russian, and Turkish languages as well as numerous forms of outreach and dissemination of The Urantia Book in the greater New York metropolitan area to create awareness and provide opportunities for group study of the Fifth Epochal Revelation.

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The Urantia Book, Searching for God


Searching for God

“Man goes forth searching for a friend while that very friend lives within his own heart.” “The true God is not afar off; he is a part of us; his spirit speaks from within us.”

The Urantia Book [3:1.5]

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Urantia's Enthralling Epoch


Enthralling Epoch

Urantia (Earth) is now quivering on the very brink of one of its most amazing and enthralling epochs of social readjustment, moral quickening, and spiritual enlightenment

The Urantia Book [195:9.2]

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Triumph of Good


Triumph of Good

…the survival character of a soul is not fostered by attempting to secure peace of mind at any price, by the surrender of noble aspirations, and by the compromise of spiritual ideals; rather is such peace attained by the stalwart assertion of the triumph of that which is true, and this victory is achieved in the overcoming of evil with the potent force of good.

The Urantia Book [195:9.2]

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You Shall Triumph!


You Shall Triumph

Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be fearful. I have overcome the world, and in me you shall all triumph through faith.

The Urantia Book [181:1.5]

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Eternal Life in the Great Beyond


Eternal Life in the Great Beyond

I will pray for your spiritual guidance while you make plans for a new and better life on earth and eternal life in the great beyond.

The Urantia Book [133:3.9]

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God's Love is Dominant


God’s Love is Dominant

Love is the dominant characteristic of all God’s personal dealings with his creatures.

The Urantia Book [2:5.12]

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The Urantia Book, Love is Contagious


Love is Contagious

Love is infectious, and when human devotion is intelligent and wise, love is more catching than hate.

The Urantia Book [101:4.6]

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God's Plan


God’s Plan

There is in the mind of God a plan which embraces every creature of all his vast domains, and this plan is an eternal purpose of boundless opportunity, unlimited progress, and endless life.

The Urantia Book [32:5.7]

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Immune to Depression


Immune To Depression

Believers are immune to the depression consequent upon purely material upheavals; spirit livers are not perturbed by the episodes of the material world.

The Urantia Book [156:5.13]

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Respect and Love


Self Respect and Love

It is not possible to respect yourself more than you love your neighbor; the one is the measure of the capacity for the other.

The Urantia Book [156:5.14]

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Partnership With God


Partnership With God

When man goes in partnership with God, great things may, and do, happen.

The Urantia Book [132:7.9]

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USGNY-Developed Urantia Book Technology

USGNY has developed and freely provides the very best Urantia Book search, research, and comparison tools. These tools are available for EVERY published version and translation of the text. These tools are downloadable here.


Multi-lingual search and research tools for all published (and many in-progress) translations are available on the Download page.


New York Area
Study Groups

Join with others to further your understanding and share your insights!

Upcoming Events

2018 Fellowship Summer Study Conference Click here for details.



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Translation Donations

May be directed to our Postal Address (on the right)

Or may be made online via PayPal HERE

Postal Address

Urantia Society of Greater NY
P.O. BOX 175
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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