Kindergarten’s radical advocate
Elizabeth Palmer Peabody saw her educational work as part of a larger effot to reform human society.
What can Jewish Orthodoxy teach us?
Engaging my ancestral Judaism enriches my Unitarian Universalism, despite Orthodox Judaism's condemnation of partial Jews like me.
Human origins and human futures
Science and its metaphors
The Unitarian Universalist tradition has historically affirmed both faith and reason, worship and science.
The reclamation of liberalism
What conservative Fareed Zakaria and democratic-socialist James Luther Adams have in common.
Adin Ballou, practical utopian
Founder of Hopedale community taught 'nonresistance,' influenced Tolstoy, Gandhi, and King.
Power, religious faith, and social change
Two books take up the knotty challenge of citizen participation and the democratic process.
Cecelia Payne-Gaposchkin: Astronomer and pioneer
The brilliant astronomer who was also the first woman to receive tenure on Harvard’s faculty also taught Sunday school at her Unitarian church.
Religious dialogue in a divided world
Khaled Abou El Fadl calls for Muslim dialogue; Yossi Klein Halevi looks for interfaith partners in Israel and Palestine.
It came upon a Unitarian midnight clear
Edmund Hamilton Sears’s beloved carol longs for peace.
Unitarian and Universalist roots of the American Red Cross
Two volunteer organizations led by Unitarians and Universalists set a foundation for the American Red Cross.
An urgent encounter with Islam
A reading list in the aftermath of 9/11.