Welcome to First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church

Serving Duxbury, Marshfield, Pembroke and surrounding communities
Weekly Services Sundays at 10:30am

First Time Visitor?

We’re so glad you’re planning to join us!  Here are a few things you can expect for your first visit…



Explore your faith, your beliefs, and your spirituality.

Life is a journey, let’s learn together along the way…


Be Yourself

Be Yourself

You can be yourself within our community.

We are a welcoming congregation, respecting all beliefs…


Make a Difference

Make a Difference

Together we make a difference.

Join us in our movement to make the world better for all…


News & Events

Defying The Nazis: The Sharp’s War

A new documentary by Ken Burns airing September 20th on PBS


 “A story of historic courage told this fall.  Martha and Waitstill Sharp, two young Unitarians, stood up against injustice to defy the Nazis and rescue dissidents, Jews and other refugees during World War ll.  Their bravery and sacrifices have inspired a new Ken Burns film, Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War,  scheduled for broadcast on PBS on September 20th at 9pm.”  Inspired by the Sharps, Catherine’s sermon on September 25th, Defying Hatred and Fear will discuss modern day parallels that the Sharps’ fought against.  How are we called as Unitarian Universalists to defy hate and discrimination today?

Nurturing Loving Hearts…

Curious Minds & Joyful Spirits!


Sunday, September 18th@10:30am all children and youth programming begins for the year!   We can hardly wait to share all that we have planned!  The theme of the month is “covenant” and our big question that we will explore is “What can we promise one another?”

Parent orientation is required for all 7-8th graders planning on taking Our Whole Lives.  For more information about “owl” check out here:  http://www.uudux.org/owl/ .  If you cannot attend or have questions, please contact our Director of Religious Education Ruth Owen at ruthowendre@gmail.com.

High School Youth Group (HIP) for 10th and 12th graders only starts on the 18th at 6pm!   All students in 9-12th grades attend the following week on Sunday the 25th@6pm!

We love babies!  Nursery care is available for babies and toddlers every Sunday.

 Remembering Robbie

September 18th @10:30am


Sunday, September 18th at 10:30 am we remember our beloved Minister Emeritus Rev. Robbie Walsh who passed away last June after a valiant battle with Lois Body Dementia.  Please join us as we honor a very special person to our FPC community.


Don't miss this special documentary on PBS about two Unitarians who risked everything for their beliefs- Tuesday night! Catherine's follow up sermon is this Sunday the 25th, Defying Hatred and Fear. ...

Get ready. Defying the Nazis: #SharpsWarPBS airs Sept. 20 at 9/8c on PBS. Learn more at bit.ly/SharpsWarPBS

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September 26, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bell Choir
September 27, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Priv. Mtg.
September 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: HIP Room

Amazing things happen when we get together.