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Immigration Ministries

For I was a stranger and you invited me in. — Matthew 25:35

Through advocacy and direct support of refugees and immigrant communities, First Church seeks to embody God’s welcome in our church and in the wider community while fighting for justice for all God’s people.

At its 2017 annual meeting, First Church agreed to partner with other Boston-area groups to form the Cambridge Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition. The Coalitiln...

Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Coalition


Irish International Immigrant Center (Not just for Irish Immigrants- that's how they got...

Looking for ways to support our community during this unprecedented time of need? The Missions and Social Justice Committee has compiled and vetted a short list of organizations looking for assistance to aid in their work in the COVID-19 response...

In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, the Shelter has expanded into Sage Hall to allow for greater social distancing, and is now open to guests around the clock, thanks to additional funding from the Commonwealth. They would very much welcome...