The First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn is a joyful, caring, religious community that inspires and empowers people to Grow spiritually, Care for one another, and Work for social justice and stewardship of the earth 

We worship every Sunday at 11:00AM in our historic Gothic Revival Sanctuary in Brooklyn Heights.  Worship services are followed by coffee, tea, and refreshments during our fellowship hour.  Are you visiting for the First Time? Read more here. All are welcome! First Unitarian transforms lives. See how.

Sunday, April 29th, Our high school youth group will lead worship this week!

Spring 2018 worship calendar

 

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Sermon: The Smallest Act Of Faith

2018 April 22
by First U Bklyn

Happiness Is Bad For The Economy

2018 April 15
by First U Bklyn

Sermon: Remembering Our Way To Who We Are by Kevin Jagoe

2018 April 8
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by Kevin
Throughout the year, Ana and then Meagan, and now I have been exploring the stories of Women in the Hebrew and Christian Scriptures. Next month will be our final sermon in this series so I wanted to begin by reminding us why we are doing this thing and the lenses I am bringing to |...|

Sermon: Rules For Resurrection

2018 April 1
by Rev Ana Levy-Lyons
The story of Easter is the story of a resurrection. A resurrection is a miracle and a miracle, as I talked about last week, is something explosively new that’s created when heaven and earth crash into each other – when a spark of spirit meets human hard work. When Jesus rises from the dead |...|

The Witnessing World: Widening Our Scope

2018 March 30
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by First U Bklyn
  Good Friday, 30 March 2019   The Rev. Dr. Kelly Murphy Mason, Community Minister First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn, NY Each year, this Unitarian congregational society holds its annual Commemorative Communion service on the evening of Good Friday. It is the long-standing custom of this church, but an admittedly unorthodox one in |...|

Heaven And Earth

2018 March 25
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by First U Bklyn

The Sacred Feminine In Hinduism

2018 March 18
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by First U Bklyn

Sermon: Women Of Christian & Hebrew Scriptures: Ruth

2018 March 11
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by Kevin

Message for the Future & What if Climate Change is a Big Hoax And We Build A Better World for Nothing?

2018 February 25
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by Rev Ana Levy-Lyons
A Message for the Future Elly Fong-Jones February 25, 2018 I came up to the pulpit today to talk to you about climate change, because it is the most pressing and critical issue facing us today, but also to talk about what we can do about it, because this is a UU congregation |...|

Sermon: “Sex Talk” by Shari Halliday-Quan

2018 February 18
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by First U Bklyn
How deeply the singing of this gathering of people is connected to my soul. It might be that I am wrong to think singing is just another word for loving because I’m married to an opera singer. This is, I think, a happy delusion. Please do not shake me from it. Before we go any |...|