Welcome to The First Religious Society in Carlisle

Welcome! We are a Unitarian Universalist Church, a Welcoming Congregation, located across from the Common in the center of Carlisle, Massachusetts. The First Religious Society is a place of worship and fellowship dedicated to serving the spiritual and religious needs of all who choose to walk with us. We are active in serving the community and reaching out globally to those in need. We invite you to our worship services and religious education classes at 10 o'clock on Sunday mornings.

Our Mission Statement
"We are a welcoming inclusive  community, striving to make the world a better place, now and for future generations. We are dedicated to service, education and social action. We care for each other and foster personal and spiritual growth."
Please click "Worship" for information about services.
What's New


Our weekly e-newsletter, the Meetinghouse Messenger, is now available as a pdf. Go to the menu on the left  and click "weekly e-newsletters".  If you would like to be on the mailing list to receive the Meetinghouse Messenger, send your email address to frs@uucarlisle.org.

Sunday October 26 - Jim Scott, Guest musician and service leader.   Jim Scott is an exciting acoustic guitarist, singer, and composer of powerful music that furthers the ideals of ecology, justice, and peace, Jim makes an impact on hearts and minds across the world. He will lead our all-ages service in October, working with the Choir as well as engaging children in the service. Three of his songs are in our hymnbook, including "Gather the Spirit," one of the FRS favorites.