When elected the 15th Minister of King's Chapel in Boston in December of 2000, Earl Holt was serving his 27th year as Minister of the First Unitarian Church of St. Louis.
A native of New England and life-long Unitarian, he grew up in Concord, New Hampshire, and graduated from Brown University in 1967.
Among many denominational responsibilities, he served as Chairman of the Board of Starr King School for the Ministry, Berkeley, California, where he received his M. Div. in 1972 and which awarded him an honorary doctorate during the School's centennial in 2004.
recently completed a term as Chair of the UUA Commission on Appraisal
, which presented its latest quadrennial Report, Engaging our Theological Diversity, at the 2005 General Assembly in Fort Worth.
Currently, among other community activites, he serves on the Boards of the UU Urban Ministry and the Mass.
General Hospital Institute of the Health Professions
, and is a Trustee of the Massachusetts Bible Society
broadcasts a weekly radio commentary Sunday mornings at 8 o'clock on WCRB 99.5 FM.See www.kings-chapel.org for more.