UMass Amherst Religious and Spiritual Life

Religious and Spiritual Life at UMass Amherst
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Local Houses of Worship

Information about local houses of worship is provided under the denominational headings shown below. (We are in the process of updating these listings, in January 2016; so please let us know if you find anything that is missing or inaccurate.)

African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.)
Baptist
Catholic
Chinese
Christian (Evangelical, Pentecostal, Nondenominational)
Christian Science
Congregational
Episcopal
Hispanic
Jehovah's Witnesses
Jewish
Lutheran
Methodist
Mormon (LDS)
Muslim
Quaker
Seventh Day Adventist
Unitarian
United Church of Christ (UCC)

A.M.E. African Methodist Episcopal

Goodwin A.M.E. Zion Church
41 Woodside Avenue
Amherst, MA
413-256-1885

Baptist

Bible Baptist Church
722 Florence Road
Northampton, MA
413-586-2290

Faith Baptist Church
219 Florence Road
Florence, MA
413-584-0285

First Baptist Church of Amherst
434 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-549-3596

First Churches of Northampton (American Baptist/UCC)
129 Main Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-9392

MERCYhouse
365 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-548-9474

North Leverett Baptist Church
70 North Leverett Road
Leverett, MA
413-367-2619

Catholic

Church of St. Brigid
122 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-256-6181

Newman Catholic Center
472 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-549-0300

Sacred Heart Parish
99 King Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-7422

St. John Cantius Church (merged with Sacred Heart in 2010?)
10 Hawley Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-1510

Chinese

Amherst Chinese Christian Church
611 Belchertown Road
Amherst, MA
413-259-1500

Christian (Evangelical)

Dwight Chapel (Evangelical)
885 Federal Street
Belchertown, MA
413-256-8059

Maple Ridge Church (Evangelical)
170 Chestnut Street
Amherst, MA
413-584-8455

MERCYhouse (Baptist)
365 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-548-9474

Moores Corner Church (Evangelical)
11 Church Hill Road
Leverett, MA
413-367-9361

Christian (Pentecostal)

City of David (Redeemed Christian Church of God - Pentecostal)
8 River Drive
Hadley, MA
413-505-9791

Cornerstone Chapel (Pentecostal)
580 Bridge Road
Northampton, MA
413-584-5168

Primera Iglesia Hispana/First Hispanic Church (Assemblies of God, Pentecostal)
(meets in the First Congregational Church building)
165 Main Street
Amherst, MA

Christian (Nondenominational)

College Church (Interdenominational)
48 Pomeroy Terrace
Northampton, MA
413-586-0057

Hope Community Church (Nondenominational)
20 Gaylord Street
Amherst, MA
413-253-7401

Christian Science

First Church of Christian Science
79 Masonic Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-3420

Congregational / United Church of Christ

Edwards Church
297 Main Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-5500

First Churches of Northampton (American Baptist/UCC)
129 Main Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-9392

First Congregational Church of Amherst
165 Main Street
Amherst, MA
413-253-3456

First Congregational Church of Hadley
102 Middle Street
Hadley, MA
413-584-4117

Florence Congregational Church
130 Pine Street
Florence, MA
413-584-1325

North Congregational Church
1199 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-549-0500

South Congregational Church
1066 South East Street
Amherst, MA
413-253-2977

Episcopal

Grace Episcopal Church
14 Boltwood Avenue
Amherst, MA
413-256-0337

St. Johns Episcopal Church
48 Elm Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-1757

Evangelical

See listings under "Christian (Evangelical)"

Hispanic

Primera Iglesia Hispana/First Hispanic Church (Assemblies of God, Pentecostal)
(meets in the First Congregational Church building)
165 Main Street
Amherst , MA

Jehovah's Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall of Amherst
17 Pomeroy Lane
Amherst, MA
413-253-9720

Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall of Florence
165 Bridge Road
Florence, MA
413-584-6159

Jewish

Jewish Community of Amherst (JCA) (Reconstructionist)
742 Main Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 256-0160

Congregation B'nai Israel (CBI) (Conservative)
253 Prospect Street
Northampton, MA 01060
(413) 584-3593

Beit Ahavah (Reform)
130 Pine Street
Florence, MA 01062
(413) 587-3770

Lutheran

Immanuel Lutheran Church
867 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-549-0322

Methodist

Christ United Methodist Church
271 Rocky Hill Road
Northampton, MA
413-584-5935

Hope United Methodist Church
31 Main Street
Belchertown, MA
413-323-7584

Wesley United Methodist Church
98 North Maple Street
Hadley, MA
413-549-1550

Mormon / Latter Day Saints

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
104 Sunset Avenue
Amherst, MA
413-549-5053

Muslim

Hampshire Mosque
Formerly located in downtown Amherst, Hampshire Mosque is in the process of moving to a new home in Hadley. Visit their website for information about temporary locations.

Pentecostal

See listings under "Christian (Pentecostal)"

Quaker

Friends Meeting House
194 Long Plain Road
Leverett, MA
413-548-9188

Friends Meeting House
43 Center Street
Northampton, MA
413-587-4622

Seventh Day Adventist

Seventh Day Adventist Church of Florence
34 North Main Street
Florence, MA
413-586-3365

Unitarian

Unitarian Society of Northampton
220 Main Street
Northampton, MA
413-584-1390

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
121 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA
413-253-2848

United Church of Christ (UCC)

See listings under "Congregational"