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.
A courageous press confronts a deceptive government
Beacon Press and the Pentagon Papers.
Wartime origins of the flaming chalice
The flaming chalice, ubiquitous among Unitarian Universalist churches, was first used by the Unitarian Service Committee.
Why I sold my guns
Average citizens who think they can whip a concealed gun out to shoot down a bad guy are living under a dangerous illusion.
What do we mean when we say ‘religious experience’?
The answer depends on whom you ask, of course.
Nature's tough love
How the prairie challenges the ego.
P.T. Barnum: The greatest faith on Earth
Circus promoter P.T. Barnum created ‘the greatest show on earth,’ but he was equally devoted to championing his religion, Universalism.
Charles Dickens and the notion of evil
Although his true villains are never redeemed, Dickens' novels demonstrate that good wins in the end.
Books by UU authors, Winter 2008
A selection of books written by Unitarian Universalists.