2018-2019 Student Handbook

Worship Places


This directory provides you with information on some of the Worship Places in the Cambridge and Boston areas. 


African Methodist Episcopal
St. Paul A.M.E.
85 Bishop Allen Drive, 617.661.1110
(Predominantly African.American; all are welcome.)

Armenian Apostolic
Holy Trinity
145 Brattle Street, 617.354.0632


American Baptist Church
Old Cambridge Baptist
1151 Mass. Avenue, 617.864.9275
(Welcomes Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals & Transgendered Persons)

Southern Baptist Convention
Hope Fellowship Church
16 Beech Street, 617.868.3261


Harvard Buddhist Community – email hbcsangha@gmail.com to be added to their weekly mailing.
(Welcomes Lesley students)

Cambridge Insight Meditation Center
331 Broadway, 617.441.9038

Cambridge Zen Center
199 Auburn Street, 617.576.3229

Christian Scientist
First Church of Christ Scientist
13 Waterhouse Street, 617.876.7843
Reading Room, 23 Church Street, 617.876.7843

Eastern (Greek) Orthodox
Saints Constantine and Helen
14 Magazine Street, 617.876.3601

Episcopal / Anglican

Christ Church
Zero Garden Street, 617.876.0200

Chapel of the Society of St. John the Evangelist
980 Memorial Drive, 617.876.3037
(‘high church’ liturgy, welcomes students)

St. Bartholomew’s
239 Harvard Street, 617.354.8582
(Many families of Caribbean Island heritage; all are welcome)

The Crossing (meets at St. Paul’s Cathedral)
138 Tremont St., Boston, 617.482.4826 x318
(Dynamic and eclectic worship, large proportion of young adults)


Ramakrishna Vedanta Society
58 Deerfield Street, Boston, 617.536.5320

Sri Lakshmi Temple
117 Waverly Street, Ashland, 508.881.5575

Islamic Society of Boston (Cambridge)
204 Prospect Street, 617.876.3546


Harvard Hillel
52 Mount Auburn, 617.495.4695
(Welcomes Lesley Students)

Congregation Eitz Chayim
136 Magazine Street, 617.497.7626
(Fully inclusive)

Temple Beth Shalom
8 Tremont Street, Boston, 617.864.6388

First Korean Church
35 Magazine Street, 617.491.1474

University Lutheran (E.L.C.A.)
66 Winthrop Street, 617.876.3256

Mennonite Congregation of Boston
Meets at Harvard Epworth United Methodist Church
1555 Massachusetts Avenue, 617.868.7784

Metropolitan Community Churches
Metropolitan Community Church of Boston
Meets at Old West Church
131 Cambridge Street, Boston, 617.973.0404
(Queer centric Christian worship)

First United Presbyterian
1418 Cambridge St. (Inman Square), 617.354.3151

Protestant, non-denominational
Memorial Church at Harvard University
One Harvard Yard in Harvard Square, 617.495.5508

Roman Catholic

St. Paul Church
29 Mount Auburn Street, 617.491.8400

St. John the Evangelist
2254 Massachusetts Avenue, 617.547.4880

Society of Friends (Quaker)
Friends Meeting at Cambridge
5 Longfellow Park, 617.876.6883
(Welcomes Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals, and Transgendered People)

Swedenborg Chapel
50 Quincy Street, 617.864.4552

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon)
Cambridge First Ward
65 Binney Street, 617.517.6196

Boston Massachusetts Temple
86 Frontage Road, Belmont, 617.993.9993

Unitarian Universalist
First Parish Cambridge
3 Church Street, 617.876.7772
(Welcomes Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals, and Transgendered Persons)

United Church of Christ (Congregational)

First Church in Cambridge
11 Garden Street, 617.547.2724
(Welcomes Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals & Transgendered Persons).

UCC and Disciples of Christ
Hope Central Church
85 Seaverns Avenue, Jamaica Plain, 617.522.0600
(Welcomes Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals & Transgendered Persons)

United Methodist

Harvard Epworth United Methodist
1555 Massachusetts Avenue, 617.354.0837

Korean United Methodist
Grace Vision United Methodist
56 Magazine Street, 617.864.1123

Humanist Community Project
Harvard University, Chaplaincy office at the Memorial Church, One Harvard Yard, 617.495.5986