Congregational Church celebrates installation of Pastor Philomena Hare
The First Congregational Church of Wareham celebrated the Installation of Rev. Philomena Hare, Board President for the Massachusetts Bible Society, on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021. Installation is a rite in the United Church of Christ that confirms and celebrates the relationship among a congregation, pastor, and the wider church.
Rev. Hare has been serving as pastor of the church since Sept. 2020. She earned a Master’s of Divinity from the Boston University School of Theology and a Master’s in Social Work from the Boston College School of Social Work. Before serving in Wareham, Hare served at the Federated Church in Hyannis.