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Needham, MA 02492

Boston Pride

Many First Parishioners joined into Boston Pride on June 8th. We are a proud Welcoming Congregation. The First Parish ministry team (Rev. Catie Scudera, ministerial intern Sally Fritsche, and sponsored seminarian & youth alum Ellie Valle) attended the Unitarian...

Four Weeks in India

Before I write anything else, I want to thank First Parish’s lay leadership, staff, and whole membership for your support of my month-long sabbatical in India. Without First Parish’s blessing and respect for my time away — and the willingness of the staff to pick-up...

Northern Reparations

Northern Reparations Rev. Catie Scudera First Parish in Needham February 3, 2019   Growing up in northern Virginia, the existence of slavery in our country was an inescapable fact. I can’t remember if it was introduced to us as early as our fourth grade Virginian...