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23 Dedham Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Grief Support and Memorial Services

  During this hard time of compounded and collective grief, the First Parish staff team invites the congregation to come together in mourning to give and receive love and support. First, the UU Trauma Response Ministry is sending trained ministers to offer grief...

Re-Opening Task Force

UPDATE FROM PARISH COMMITTEE ON RE-OPENING As we approach our September ingathering, we note that Covid 19 infections are still in the community, although the current variant generally causes mild disease, and there are now treatments that greatly reduce the risk of...

Other Oppressions

  I want to talk about the 8th principle, but not in the way you might expect.  When someone asks you what you think about the 8th principle, up for a congregational vote on May 15, usually what comes to mind is race, ethnicity, maybe sexual orientation or gender...