Arlington Street Church, Unitarian Universalist. Gathered in Love and Service for Justice and Peace. 351 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

Candles of Joy & Sorrow



Welcome to Arlington Street Church’s online Candle Card. Use the form below to submit your candles to Rev. Kim K. Crawford Harvie, senior minister of the church. Candles submitted by Arlington Street Church members and friends will be included in our weekly Candles of Joy and Sorrow ritual during the Sunday morning worship service.

Candles submitted before midnight Saturday night will be read on the following Sunday. Those submitted after 12:01 am on Sunday will be included in the following week’s ceremony. Also, on major church holidays, such as Christmas Eve and Easter, spoken Candles of Joy and Sorrow are suspended. Your candle will be deferred to the following week.

  • Candles of Joy & Sorrow


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