First Parish gave our kids a broad religious education without indoctrinating them.

Stoney Ballard

As youth group leader, my teenage daughter learned the responsibilities that go with leadership.

Toby Smith Ropeik

Music Director Beth Norton knows that music gives more than pleasure. For the spiritual, it’s a doorway to the divine.

Doug Hardy & Roselyn Romberg

I felt more at home on my very first day at First Parish than I had ever felt at any other religious organization I’d ever visited.

Toby Smith Ropeik

What distinguishes First Parish is that this community is actually building character and shaping lives. It is forming children into people who make the world a better place.

John Boynton