First Parish in Needham Logo

23 Dedham Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Welcome to Our Community

We are Humanists, Theists, Atheists, Agnostics & Interfaith Families


Sunday Worship Service

Sundays @ 10:30 a.m.
In-Person and Online



Minister’s Welcome

Welcome to First Parish!
We’re so glad you’ve found us.


The Healing Journey (Rev. Catie preaching)

Sunday April 28, 2024 at 10:30 am, livestreamed to YouTube from the Sanctuary. As we close our theme month about Wonder and honor the sacred story of Passover, we’ll reflect on how to cultivate and reactivate our senses of awe, gratitude, and hope after traumatic...

open doors

FAQs RE: First Parish

A Welcoming Congregation


Learning @ First Parish

Religious & Continuing Education

Upcoming Programs

staff montage

Minister & Staff

Meet Rev. Catie Scudera and the rest of the First Parish staff

Southern Rail Group

Homegrown Coffeehouse

Chris Pahud, Tom Pirozzoli & Seth Connelly
April 27 – Doors open 7:30 PM


Purpose Project, Round 2

As described in a recent post, Why Are We Here?, the First Parish Purpose project is an initiative to articulate our unique identity in a compelling...

read more

Or Touch Base via Email or Phone


Host Your Event at First Parish

So Many Ways to Get Involved