This page is dedicated to information about off-campus resources and services in our area. For information on Amherst College resources and services, please look to the sidebar in Religious & Spiritual Life.

We do our best to keep current but organizations sometimes make changes of which we are unaware. Before visiting a community or service it might be wise to confirm the accuracy of your information.

Contact the Office of Religious & Spiritual Life if you know of a religious service or resource that should be added to our list. Thank you!

African Methodist Episcopal Zion

Goodwin Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church. 41 Woodside Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002. Sunday Service, 11 AM. Visit Goodwin Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church

 Assemblies of God

Valley Life Church. 113 North Main Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373 (meet in Frontier Regional School Auditorium). 413-397-3797. Sunday Services 10:30 AM. Visit Valley Life Church

Baha’i

Baha'i Community of Amherst. Call for locations and times 1-800-228-6483 or contact us at https://contact.bahai.us/

Baha'i Club of UMass Amherst. The club was established in 1983. Visit UMass Baha'i Club

Baha'i Community of Pioneer Valley. Visit Baha'i Community of Pioneer Valley

Baptist

Faith Baptist Church. 219 Florence Road, Florence, MA 01062. 413-584-0285.  Sunday school 10 AM,  Morning Worship Hour 11 AM.  Evening Worship Service  6:30 PM Evening Worship Service. Visit Faith Baptist Church

First Baptist Church of Amherst. 434 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-549-3596; Sunday 8:45 AM (traditional) 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM (contemporary). Visit First Baptist

MERCYhouse. 365 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-238-1883. Sunday 9:15 & 11:15 AM. (413) 374-7532. Visit MERCYhouse

Buddhist

Bodhisara Dharma Community. Check website for location and events. Visit Bodhisara

Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley. 116 Pleasant Street, Suite 242, Easthampton, MA 01027. 413-527-0388. Drop-in sittings Monday 5:30 - 6:15 PM, Wednesday 7:15 - 8 PM, each with optional discussion to follow; Unguided sitting Friday 5:45 - 6:30 PM. Visit Insight Meditation Center

New England Peace Pagoda & Cambodian Buddhist Temple. 100 Cave Hill Road, Leverett, MA 01054. 413-367-2202; Visit New England Peace Pagoda

Pioneer Valley Shambhala Center. 191 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-585-9848. Public Meditation every 2nd, 3rd & 4th Sunday 10AM. Visit PV Shambhala

The Zen Center on Main Street/Two Streams Zen. 263 Main Road, Route 66, Westhampton, MA, 01027. 413-977-1852. Visit Two Streams Zen

Christian Missionary Alliance

Maple Ridge Church. 659 Amherst Road, Sunderland, MA 01375. 413-549-4949. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit Maple Ridge Church

Christian Science

First Church of Christ, Scientist/Christian Science Society of Northampton. 46 Center Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-3420. Sunday Service/Sunday School 10:30 AM. Visit First Church of Christ Scientist

 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. 22 Brigham Lane, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-4215. Sunday Service 11 AM. Visit Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, Amherst, MA

Church of Christ/Congregational/United Church of Christ

Edwards Church. 297 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-5500. Worship Service and Church School Sunday 10 AM.  Visit Edwards Church

First Churches UCC & ABC. 129 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-9392. Sunday Worship10 AM. Visit First Churches

First Congregational Church of Amherst UCC. 165 Main Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-3456. Sunday Worship 10:30 AM. Visit First Congregational Church of Amherst

First Congregational Church of Hadley. 102 Middle Street, Hadley, MA 01035. 413-584-4117. Sunday Worship 10 AM. Visit First Congregational Church of Hadley

Florence Congregational Church. 130 Pine Street, Florence, MA 01062. 413-584-1325.  Sunday Worship 10 AM.  Visit Florence Congregational Church

North Hadley Congregational Church. 243 River Drive, Hadley, MA 01035. 413-586-2021.  Sunday Worship 10 AM.  Visit North Hadley Congregational Church

South Congregational Church. 1066 South East Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-2977. Worship and Sunday School 10 AM. Visit South Congregational Church

Episcopal

Grace Episcopal Church. 14 Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-256-6754. Sunday Services Holy Eucharist 8 AM, Holy Eucharist (Choral) 10:30 AM.  Visit Grace Episcopal Church

St. John's Episcopal Church. 48 Elm Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-1757.  Sunday Services Holy Eucharist 8 AM, Holy Eucharist (Choral) Sunday 10 AM.  Visit St. John's Episcopal Church

St. Philip's Episcopal Church. 128 Main Street, Easthampton, MA 01027. 413-527-0862. Sunday 10 AM.  Visit St. Philip's Episcopal Church

Friends/Quakers

Northampton Friends Meeting. 43 Center Street, Suite 202, Second floor. Northampton, MA 01060. 413-587-4622. Sunday Worship 11 AM. Visit the Northampton Friends Meeting

The Mount Toby Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. 194 Long Plain Road (Route 63), Leverett, MA 01054. 548-9188. Meeting for Worship: Sunday10 AM . Visit Mount Toby Meeting

Hindu

Students of Hinduism Reaching Inward (SHRI) Mount Holyoke College, Eliot House Lounge. Thursday 5-7 PM Puja prayer service and Indian dinner. Visit SHRI or contact msharma@cns.umass.edu for more information

Inter/Non-Denominational

Cathedral in the Night. 129 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060 (front steps of First Churches). Sunday Service 5:00 PM. Visit Cathedral in the Night or contact info@cathedralinthenight.org

Christ Community Church. (formerly Dwight Chapel) 1255 Federal Street, Belchertown, MA 01007. 413-253-0292. Sunday Services 8:45 & 11 AM. Visit Christ Community Church

College Church. 58 Pomeroy Terrace, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-586-0057. Sunday Service 10 AM.  Visit College Church

Grace United Church. 80 Locust Street, Northampton, MA 01060 . 413-207-2973. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit Grace United Church

Hope Community Church. 16 Gaylord Street, Amherst, MA 01002. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit Hope Church

Moore's Corner Church, Church Hill Road, Leverett, MA 01054. 413-367-9361. Sunday Service 10 AM.  Visit Moore's Corner Church

Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall, Amherst. 17 Pomeroy Lane, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-9720. Sunday Service 9:30 AM, Thursday 7:00 PM. For information

Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall, Northampton. 165 Bridge Road, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-6159.  Sunday Service 10 AM For information

Jewish

Beit Ahavah (Reform). Meets at Florence Congregational Church. 130 Pine Street, Florence, MA 01062. 413-587-3770. Kabbalat Shabbat Service 7:30-8:45 PM. Visit Beit Ahavah

Chabad House (Chasidic). 30 North Hadley Road, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-626-7820. Shabbat Service Fri 7 PM, Sat 10 AM. Visit Chabad House

Congregation Bnai Israel (Conservative). 253 Prospect Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-3593. Kabbalat Shabbat Friday 6 PM, Saturday Shabbat 9:30 AM. Visit Congregation Bnai Israel

Hillel House. 388 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-549-1710. Shabbat Service Friday Night 6 PM (Reform/Conservative/Orthodox options available). Saturday Shabbat 9:30 AM  (Orthodox). Lunch following services. (call for more info about high holidays). Visit UMass Hillel

Jewish Community of Amherst (Reconstructionist). 742 Main Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-256-0160. Friday Services: Friday (Kabbalat Shabbar)) 6:15 PM, Saturday Shabbat Services 10 AM. Visit the Jewish Community of Amherst

Lutheran

Immanuel Lutheran Church. 867 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-549-0322. Sunday Worship 10:30 AM. Visit Immanuel Lutheran Church

Methodist

Christ United Methodist Church. 271 Rocky Hill Road, Northampton, MA 01062. 413-584-5935. Sunday Service 10 AM.  Visit Christ United Methodist Church

Hope United Methodist Church. 31 Main Street, Belchertown, MA 01007. 413-323-7584. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit Hope United Methodist Church

Wesley United Methodist Church. 98 North Maple Street, Hadley, MA 01035.  413-549-1550. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit Wesley United Methodist Church

Muslim

Hampshire Mosque in Hadley. 451 Russell Street, Hadley, MA. Friday Jumu'ah Prayers, 1 PM. Visit Hampshire Mosque

New England Chinese Churches

Amherst Chinese Christian Church. 611 Belchertown Road (Rt. 9), Amherst, MA 01002. 413-259-1500. Sunday Service 9:45 (Chinese) 11:15 (English). Visit Amherst Chinese Christian Church

Pentecostal

City Of David - Redeemed Christian Church of God. 8 River Drive, Hadley, MA 01035. 413-505-9791 or 508-468-8801. Sunday Services 10 and 11 AM. Visit City of David

Presbyterian

The Meadows First Presbyterian Church. 160 West State Street (Rte. 202), Granby, MA 01033. 413-532-6983.  Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit The Meadows First Presbyterian Church

Roman Catholic

Newman Catholic Center, UMASS. 472 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-549-0300. Saturday Service 4:30 PM. Sunday Services 8 AM, 10:30 AM (additional 7 PM and 9:30 PM services when UMass is in session). Visit the Newman Center of UMass

St. Brigid’s Catholic Church. 122 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-256-6181. Saturday Service 4 PM. Sunday Services 8 AM, 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM (Spanish). Visit St. Brigid's Church

Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. 120 Russell Street, Hadley, MA 01035. 413-584-1326. Service Saturday 4 PM. Sunday Services 8 AM and 10:30 AM (Family Mass). Visit Most Holy Redeemer Church

Seventh-day Adventist

Florence Seventh-day Adventist Church.  35 North Main Street, Florence, MA 01062. 413-586-3365.   Worship Service Saturday 11 AM.  Visit Florence Seventh-day Adventist Church

Unitarian Universalist

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst. 121 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. 413-253-2848. Sunday Service at 10:30 AM.  Visit the Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst

Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence. 220 Main Street, Northampton, MA 01060. 413-584-1390. Sunday Service 10 AM. Visit the Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence