Policy on Sponsorship of Ministerial Aspirants
The Parish Committee may vote to provide First Parish sponsorship to aspirants to the Unitarian Universalist ministry.
Ministerial aspirants who seek the sponsorship of First Parish shall present their credentials to the Committee on Ministry for its consideration. The Committee on Ministry, informed by the senior minister, shall recommend to the Parish Committee such aspirants for sponsorship as it deems appropriate. The Committee on Ministry will maintain a set of criteria that it will apply when considering ministerial aspirants.
Adopted by the Parish Committee February 9, 2016