Since forming our partnership with
the First Unitarian Church in Szentegyhaza,
members of First Unitarian have visited
with the church four times.
2006 – First Visit Exploratory Visit
2012 – Second Visit to the Village.
2015 – Third Visit to the Village.
2019 – Fourth Visit to the Village
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- 1921 First Congregational, now First Unitarian starts a partnership with a village in Transylvania.
- 1945 WWII causes relationship to cease.
- The fall of Romania to Communism further suspends the relationship.
- 2004 First U meets with Unitarian Universalist Partner Church Council to discuss reestablishing a partnership in Transylvania.
- 2006 First Visit First U members travel to Transylvania to explore possibilities of a partnership.
- 2007 First U congregation votes to establish a partnership with the Unitarian Church in Szentegyhaza.
- 2008 Rev Kellerman and President Sandor Racz visit Providence, RI.
- 2010 Messages between congregations initiated
- 2012 Second Visit to the Village.
- 2013 Partner Church Sunday Service is celebrated
- 2015 Third Visit to the Village.
- 2019 Fourth Visit to the Village
- 2020 Monthly Zoom meetings with our partners started
- 2021 First Partner Church Sunday zoom service which had participation from both congregations. Click here to relive that Sunday celebration.