With our July 5th service, we begin our summer series of lay-led services. This First Parish tradition offers the chance to experience our community from the perspectives of some of our amazing members. We start with Lucas Gonzalez Milliken and Kat Oyie examining what it … read more.
First Parish Dorchester statement of support for Black Lives Matter Rally Dorchester, June 19, 2020 and the Unitarian Universalist Association call for confronting and ending anti-Blackness
The Board of Trustees of First Parish Dorchester, a nearly 400-year old historic Unitarian Universalist congregation released the following … read more.
The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Laura Maltby has been elected to be the new Chair of the Board, effective July 1, 2020. The outgoing and incoming board met on June 16 and the new board voted unanimously for Laura. Laura has … read more.
A new volunteer network of Boston area teachers, garden educators, and food justice activists called Growing Resilience has just been given permission to grow food in unused garden beds at BPS schools during the closure and this summer. The harvests will be distributed to Boston … read more.
Highlights from the virtual May 31 First Parish Dorchester Annual Meeting include:
Election of Pam Goncalves and Deirdre Murphy as trusteesRe-election of Treasurer Sherman Zemler-Wu, Secretary Susan Lush, and Financial Secretary Myles CrowleyAuthorization for FPD to sell the parking lot to the city for a new … read more.
All over Great Boston bells rang at noon on Easter Sunday, April 12, in solidarity during this time of crisis. Here’s ours from high above Meetinghouse Hill!
Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd to join First Parish Dorchester
The Board of Trustees, on the enthusiastic recommendation of the Hiring Committee, Pam Goncalves, Myles Crowley and Mary Fernandez-Buehrens, voted unanimously to hire Revered Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd to be the minister of First Parish Dorchester. Reverend Elizabeth will start … read more.
Classes on Sunday, March 1, 15, and 22, 12:30-1:30pm
Come learn about this congregation that is long on history, relevant in the present, and eager to welcome you.
Rev. Terry and members of the congregation will offer three classes for those interested in learning more about First … read more.
Tamra Grace Jones, Soprano, Jacob Hiser, Piano
Saturday, February 29th at 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary
Talk Back Session and Refreshments following in the Allen Parlor
Tamra Grace Jones is a Boston-based soprano who performs with the Boston Lyric Opera, Connecticut Lyric Opera, Opera51, OperaHub, and the Carlisle … read more.