Architectural detail of window arches on Old South Church in Boston

Learning & Faith

Humbled by the vast mystery of God, we are ever engaged in deep and authentic spiritual inquiry. We believe there is always more of the truth to behold, more beauty to savor, more joy to taste, more kindness to share, more peace to know. Through the arts of study and prayer and service, we aspire to love God “with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength.”

For information on learning opportunities such as small groups, church school, and more, visit the Adult Education page or the Children & Families page.

My fellow pilgrims are the special sauce that makes it all work...They are welcoming, diverse, profound, humorous — and occasionally raucous.”
Picture of the chapter page of a historic Bible
The group has become my core - the place I know I can come every week to vent, ask questions, share stories, and feel a part of something important.”
Meet the Ancestors is the best way to learn about the Bible. I've made new friends, and the teachers are very connected with our lives.”
Middle School program Old South Church
June 2, 2019 at 12:30 pm
“Living in a ‘City on a Hill’: Christian Charity in early New England”

What did it mean when John Winthrop urged his fellow colonists to live exemplary lives, to be “...

May 2, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Join us Thursdays at 7pm for our "Fun & not scary, at a snails' pace" read-through of the whole Bible. Our study leader is Old South Interim...
May 9, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Join this community of women in reading and reflecting together on faith and life and enjoying spiritual friendships. New members and drop-ins are always welcome at...