News & Announcements

June 22, 2022
Old South’s June meeting of Council opened with a celebratory tone as we welcomed the Reverend Rick Spalding, our new Interim Senior Minister. Rick noted that he was marking the anniversary of his ordination, and he feels the same level of…
June 16, 2022
On Sunday June 19, Juneteenth, at 10am, something historic will happen at Old South Church in Boston. For the first time in 353 years, we will dedicate a permanent space to honor the legacy of a person of color. This Sunday we will rededicate what…
June 12, 2022
On Sunday, June 12th, 2022, Old South Church in Boston celebrated LGBTQIA+ Pride with special services and the presentation of the Open Door Award to the Rev. Dr. Brandon T. Crowley. Senior Pastor of historic Myrtle Baptist Church in West Newton,…
June 2, 2022
Dear Old South community, Whether you've been part of this beloved community for many years, or are as new to it as I am - perhaps you recognize the same poignant sense of homecoming that I've felt pulling me across the threshold of this remarkable…
May 24, 2022
Dear Old South Community, On behalf of Council and the Interim Team, we are very happy and excited to share the news that the Rev. Dr. Richard E. Spalding (Rick) has accepted the unanimous call to serve Old South Church as Interim Sr. Minister. Rick…
May 4, 2022
On Sunday, May 8th, the historic Old South Church in Boston will present their Open Door Award to the Rev. Dr. Emmett Price III and Rev. June R. Cooper. The inaugural dean of Africana Studies at Berklee College of Music, Dr. Price, a riveting…
April 14, 2022
This Sunday, April 17th is one big day for the historic Old South Church in Boston. In addition to the first in-person Easter services since before the pandemic, the church will welcome hundreds of Boston Marathon runners and bless them before their…
March 30, 2022
We seek a dynamic, engaging Interim Senior Minister to guide us through a transition following the retirement of our long-time Senior Minister. This person will be the spiritual leader and chief executive of a historic 650+ member, socially liberal…