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23 Dedham Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

The DEI Committee

  The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee will hold its first meeting on Sunday, October 3 at 3:00 p.m. outside the church.  It is open to everyone in the First Parish community and will be accessible by Zoom.  We welcome all your ideas about how we as a...

Hello, First Parishioners!

   This is Rev. Catie, reporting in on the second day of the all-virtual 2021 General Assembly (GA)! I have been so impressed by how the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) has designed their online interfaces for General Assembly, finding them fairly easy...

First Parish beloveds!

  Marguerite Robbins, Vicky Makrides, Rev Catie, and I are attending our annual UU General Assembly this weekend “together,” held virtually for the second year in a row. The theme of General Assembly this year is “Circle ‘Round for Justice, Healing and Courage,”...

Living Through a Global Trauma

  Here at First Parish in Needham, we recognize and lift up that what we have lived through in the past year with the Covid-19 pandemic was a global trauma, and that the “re-entry” phase, whenever and however that happens for you and your family, will...