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In memoriam: Elandria Williams (1979–2020)

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In memoriam: Elandria Williams (1979–2020)

Fierce, indomitable, and deeply compassionate, Elandria Williams served as UUA co-moderator from 2017 to 2020.

Elaine McArdle | 11/4/2020

We are community

Spirit

We are community

No matter what issues I have with other Unitarian Universalists regarding our visions of God/Spirit, justice, race, and age—at the root of everything is community, love, and faith.

Elandria Williams | 9/25/2020

We are living in the ‘Except’

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We are living in the ‘Except’

There  are  long timelines of history, punctuated by significant interruptions. The ‘Except.’ We are living in the Except.

Joanna Fontaine Crawford | 6/1/2020

‘UU World’ turns 50

Looking back

‘UU World’ turns 50

Throughout many changes, this magazine has remained a benefit of membership in a UU congregation.

Tom Stites | 3/18/2020 | Spring 2020

A new generation of UU leaders in the Philippines

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A new generation of UU leaders in the Philippines

How the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Philippines came to be, and how it continues to evolve.

Joseph Santos-Lyons | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

Thank you

From the editor

Thank you

Your congregation’s support for the UUA’s Annual Program Fund makes vital work possible. For the past 50 years, UU World has been a tangible thank-you for that support.

Christopher L. Walton | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

The problem with wilderness

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The problem with wilderness

The American environmental movement is rooted historically in ideas about pristine wilderness, free from human presence, that replicate colonial patterns of white supremacy and settler privilege. Native-led movements are changing the script.

Dina Gilio-Whitaker | 3/1/2020 | Spring 2020

New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

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New UUA Common Read choices focus on indigenous peoples’ experience

Discussion guide available for ‘An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States.’

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

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Historic Ohio church gets new cupola

News briefs: Youngstown, Ohio, church puts cupola where steeple had been; All Souls in Manhattan marks bicentennial; Casper, Wyoming, UUs help install mural honoring local civil rights martyr James Reeb.

Staff Writer | 11/1/2019 | Winter 2019

Spiritual friendship and social justice

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Spiritual friendship and social justice

The Transcendentalists practiced the art of forming and maintaining spiritual friendships transcending differences of gender, social location, theology, politics, and race.

John A. Buehrens | 10/28/2019 | Fall 2019

NPR confirms four men attacked Reeb in 1965

Ideas

NPR confirms four men attacked Reeb in 1965

Investigative series confirms that four white men joined in the attack that killed civil rights activist James Reeb in 1965. 

Christopher L. Walton | 9/1/2019 | Fall 2019

‘Always in beta’

Looking back

‘Always in beta’

The Church of the Larger Fellowship celebrates seventy-five years of innovative ministry.

Kris Willcox | 8/19/2019 | Summer 2019

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