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Spiritual landmarks

The Spiritual Landmarks column highlights how a congregation’s building expresses its values, brings the community together, and nurtures the spirit. Share your spiritual landmark: Submit high-resolution photographs showcasing your congregation’s worship and gathering spaces.

Spiritual landmark in Second Life

Spiritual landmark in Second Life

Building a Unitarian Universalist church in a virtual reality world.

Jane Greer | 10/22/2007 | Fall 2007

Sculpture marks congregation's renewal

Sculpture marks congregation's renewal

How an Atlanta congregation rebuilt itself.

Jane Greer | 7/10/2006 | Summer 2006

Frank Lloyd Wright's UU churches

Frank Lloyd Wright's UU churches

Architect with Unitarian roots designed two famous Unitarian Universalist churches.

Jane Greer | 6/30/2005 | May/June 2005

Gothic ornaments crown a S.C. Unitarian church

Gothic ornaments crown a S.C. Unitarian church

Historic landmark draws visitors, TV cameras.

Jane Greer | Spring 2010

New Wichita church full of spaces for children

New Wichita church full of spaces for children

New UU building also has 'safe' rooms built to withstand tornadoes.

Jane Greer | Fall 2009

Island congregation embodies the arts

Island congregation embodies the arts

Artist-members grace Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island.

Allison Bennett | Winter 2012

Church meets gold standard for green buildings

Church meets gold standard for green buildings

Ohio fellowship builds first LEED gold-certified place of worship in America.

Jane Greer | Winter 2006

Small fellowship builds without debt

Small fellowship builds without debt

Huntsville, Texas, Unitarian Universalists build a church for $105,000.

Jane Greer | Summer 2010

Pink church on the bluff

Pink church on the bluff

Oregon City UUs enjoy rare stained glass in a distinctive building.

Allison Bennett | Spring 2013

Members donated prisms and crystals for church skylight

Members donated prisms and crystals for church skylight

Tree motifs prominent in San Antonio church.

Jane Greer | Fall 2010

The church in the hill

The church in the hill

Architect of Jacksonville, Fla., church wanted building to look like an extension of the land.

Jane Greer | Spring 2007

Fellowship puts down roots in town center

Fellowship puts down roots in town center

North Carolina congregation moved into a former dry-cleaning facility.

Jane Greer | Winter 2010

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