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First Parish Plymouth Unitarian Universalist Church

First Parish Church in Plymouth is the oldest continuous church in New England.

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The congregation has a long tradition of religious freedom and faith that dates back to the pilgrim landing and beyond. We trace our origin back to the year 1606 when a group of dissenters from the Church of England banded together in Scrooby. In 1620 part of the Leyden congregation set sail aboard the Mayflower, seeking the freedom to worship according to the dictates of their own conscience in the New World. This history brings us a sense of pride and joy, but we also realize that the present and future need a fresh commitment to maintain a religion of the open mind and heart.

Freedom of belief is foundation to Unitarian Universalism. We affirm the worth of all human beings and the integrity of individual thought and action. As a liberal religious community, we share the quest for a practical religion based on deed, not creed.

First Parish building in Plymouth
First Parish building in Plymouth

 

 

 

We welcome all who would join with us in the spirit of love and peace.   We are a non-creedal church stressing love, service and religious freedom..

 

Our office can be reached at 508-747-1606

Join us on Sundays at 10:00 for worship.

After church please join us for coffee, fellowship, and snacks in Kendall Hall.

 

 


From the Office

Starting Monday, August 24th, the Church Office will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am t0 1:00 pm.  Bonney will be manning the office on Wednesdays.

 

 

MAY SERMONS

 

 

May 29       The Last Full Measure: Memorial Day                                                     Rev. Ed Hardy 

Will war every come to an end? Will we ever stop sending our sons and daughters to war?

 


 

Food Collection Updategiveyourself-Kahlil

We will now be collecting items for the Greater Plymouth Food Warehouse on the third Sunday of the month – one more week to participate in this important community service project.

Kerry Considine has taken over this important task.

The food bank always needs canned fruits, canned vegetables, apple sauce, peanut butter & jelly, spaghetti & sauce, coffee & tea, cereal, condiments & spices, baby food & formula, diapers & wipes. Also needed are toiletries: toilet paper, feminine supplies, toothbrushes & toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, and soap.

 


 

 Tours of our beautiful, historic church have begun.

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We will be conducting tours every Friday & Saturday (10am 12:30-pm or 12:30 to 3:00 pm) June 3rd  & 4th through October.

 

Restoration News

 

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The Restoration Committee is scheduling an evening meeting to accommodate people who cannot attend meetings in the morning.  Please consider attending a meeting, they would love to have you.

 

 

First Parish of Plymouth placed on the National Register

 

 


 

SCRIP CARDS ALWAYS AVAILBLE DURING COFFEE HOUR – Check the Scrip Card page for new ideas on how to save!

 

 


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