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Sitting, with a good Buddhist novel

Sitting, with a good Buddhist novel

Telling stories could be one of the most 'present' things we could do.

Kimberly French 4/26/2010 Spring 2010

Waiting for a great novel about UU ministry

Waiting for a great novel about UU ministry

Contemporary authors have yet to plumb the true depths of Unitarian Universalist ministers' lives.

Rosemary Bray McNatt 2/8/2010 Winter 2009

Photographic tour of Wright's Unity Temple

Photographic tour of Wright's Unity Temple

New book celebrates Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece for an Illinois Unitarian Universalist congregation.

Christopher L. Walton 1/4/2010 Winter 2009

Forrest Church's Universalism

Forrest Church's Universalism

For Church, 'E pluribus unum' was a civic ideal and a religious insight.

Christopher L. Walton 11/2/2009 Winter 2009

Seeing Joseph Priestley whole

Seeing Joseph Priestley whole

He’s more than just the discoverer of oxygen and soda water, and not just incidentally a Unitarian.

Scott Gerard Prinster 10/12/2009 Fall 2009

Holding the center

Holding the center

Religious liberals reject the idea that a religion is a collection of beliefs that are either true or false.

Doug Muder 4/27/2009 Spring 2009

Reason for alarm

Reason for alarm

Books about reason in religion, environmentalism, and U.S. culture.

Edd Doerr 1/5/2009 Winter 2008

Ted Sorensen, JFK's Unitarian speechwriter

Ted Sorensen, JFK's Unitarian speechwriter

In Kennedy's inaugural address, he concludes saying, "With history the final judge of our deeds . . ." That's not what other churches would say. That's Unitarianism.

Jane Greer 10/20/2008 Winter 2008

Can spirituality help at work?

Can spirituality help at work?

In bookstores, spirituality is packaged as if it’s a pep pill for overworked managers.

9/1/2008 Fall 2008

The self-reliant and the social reformers

The self-reliant and the social reformers

Transcendentalists were divided into several camps, just like their Unitarian Universalist heirs.

Jeff Wilson 6/23/2008 Summer 2008

Why I'm sticking with classics

Why I'm sticking with classics

My reasons for reading Hawthorne, Melville, and Dante are hardly noble.

W. Frederick Wooden 4/7/2008 Spring 2008

Forgotten story of America's whites-only towns

Forgotten story of America's whites-only towns

James Loewen documents the rise of 'sundown towns' and their enduring legacy.

Dan Carter 1/21/2008 Winter 2007

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