Speaker: Rev. Richard E. Hood

Rev. Richard Hood was born and raised in Waltham, Massachusetts. He is a life long UU. He graduated from Tufts University and Colgate Rochester Divinity School in Rochester, NY. While in Rochester he met his wife Molly.

Rev. Hood was the administrator and part owner of an assisted living facility in Rochester as well as a part time minister of the Pullman Memorial Universalist Church in Albion, NY. He retired from Pullman Memorial after 35 years of service and was named Minister Emeritus.

Dick and Molly have 2 sons and 3 grandchildren. Thirteen years ago they moved from Rochester to Sun City Hilton Head. They live in Maine part of the year.


Ethical guidance doesn’t have to come from deep philosophical treatises. Sometimes a familiar story or an everyday event can shed light on how we should be living.