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Adin Ballou, practical utopian

Adin Ballou, practical utopian

Founder of Hopedale community taught 'nonresistance,' influenced Tolstoy, Gandhi, and King.

Christopher L. Walton | 7/1/2003 | July/August 2003

Power, religious faith, and social change

Power, religious faith, and social change

Two books take up the knotty challenge of citizen participation and the democratic process.

Rosemary Bray McNatt | 3/1/2003 | March/April 2003

Cecelia Payne-Gaposchkin: Astronomer and pioneer

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.

Herbert F. Vetter | 1/1/2003 | January/February 2003

Religious dialogue in a divided world

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.

Christopher L. Walton | 1/1/2003 | January/February 2003

It came upon a Unitarian midnight clear

It came upon a Unitarian midnight clear

Edmund Hamilton Sears’s beloved carol longs for peace.

Ken Sawyer | 12/23/2002 | November/December 2002

Unitarian and Universalist roots of the American Red Cross

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.

Christopher L. Walton | 1/1/2002 | January/February 2002

An urgent encounter with Islam

An urgent encounter with Islam

A reading list in the aftermath of 9/11.

Rosemary Bray McNatt | 1/1/2002 | January/February 2002

A courageous press confronts a deceptive government

Wartime origins of the flaming chalice

Wartime origins of the flaming chalice

The flaming chalice, ubiquitous among Unitarian Universalist churches, was first used by the Unitarian Service Committee.

Dan Hotchkiss | 5/1/2001 | May/June 2001

Why I sold my guns

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.

Joel Miller | 9/1/1999 | September/October 1999

What do we mean when we say ‘religious experience’?

What do we mean when we say ‘religious experience’?

The answer depends on whom you ask, of course.

Myriam Renaud | 4/27/2015 | Spring 2015

Books by UU authors, Winter 2008

Books by UU authors, Winter 2008

A selection of books written by Unitarian Universalists.

Jane Greer, Sonja L. Cohen | Winter 2008

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