Welcome to Hopedale Unitarian Parish!

We’re glad you have chosen to spend a few moments looking around, discovering our church. Our hope is that all people will feel loved and welcomed here. You will get a glimpse of who we are from this website, but only a glimpse. To fully understand us, come join us on Sunday morning and see if we have what you’re seeking. Enjoy the website, then come and see. We’d love to meet you!

News & Announcements

Minister’s Message  “Mystery and Wonder”

Dear Holy Ones, I don’t remember how old I was, but I couldn’t have been more than twelve or so.  I had just finished delivering papers on my paper route. Yes, Gen X, the last generation to have experienced the door to door delivery of the paper route.  My route ended at the top of a small hill, just up the street from my house. It had snowed earlier in the day and everything was covered with the type of snow that only seems to exist in Christmas movies and romantic winter scenes. Silver, … [Read More...]

Ascentria Care Alliance for New Americans

Our Share the Plate partner for December is the Ascentria Care Alliance for New Americans which provides services for New Americans and helps new neighbors from around the world to resettle and transition to new lives.  As we enter this time of the year that celebrates Christmas, we should remember that Jesus Mary and Joseph were refugees.  Ascentria Care Alliance believes welcoming refugees and immigrants reaffirms our American values. Ascentria Care Alliance is committed to: providing … [Read More...]

Greetings from your Church Board!

Our church year has begun and we are ready to rumble into an exciting season of gathering, sharing and worshiping together. There are many exciting things to take part in and we hope you are curious to see how we are navigating change and renewing our faith and energy to make this church our welcoming home. We continue to invite feedback and discussion and will be offering many opportunities to share in the exploring and expressing our mission, our ministries and our relationships. Please join … [Read More...]