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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

Nature's tough love

Nature's tough love

How the prairie challenges the ego.

Jeffrey A. Lockwood | July/August 2002

P.T. Barnum: The greatest faith on Earth

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.

Hank Peirce | September/October 2003

Charles Dickens and the notion of evil

Charles Dickens and the notion of evil

Although his true villains are never redeemed, Dickens' novels demonstrate that good wins in the end.

Susan Jhirad | Winter 2014

The story of Ephraim Nute

The story of Ephraim Nute

New book chronicles life of frontier Unitarian minister.

Sonja L. Cohen | Spring 2011

A. Powell Davies, preacher to the nation

A. Powell Davies, preacher to the nation

Unitarian minister was 'in the forefront of every assault upon intolerance and racial discrimination and injustice.'

Warren R. Ross | July/August 2002

Historical inspirations

Historical inspirations

UU World asked: What historical Unitarian, Universalist, or UU most speaks to you, and why?

Sonja L. Cohen | Summer 2012

Books by UU authors, Spring 2007

Books by UU authors, Spring 2007

A selection of books written by Unitarian Universalists.

Leah Rubin-Cadrain | Spring 2007

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