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‘I would still undertake the call’

Life

‘I would still undertake the call’

A New Hampshire congregation attempts to repair past wrongs by the church against a devoted biracial Universalist minister, his sister, and their family.

Heather Beasley Doyle | 11/1/2018

Chaos and sanctuary

Life

Chaos and sanctuary

A decade after a fatal shooting, photo book reveals a journey of healing at Tennessee Valley UU Church in Knoxville.

Michelle Bates Deakin | 11/1/2018

Why are we talking about white supremacy?

Feature

Why are we talking about white supremacy?

The idiot’s guide to critical race theory.

Crystal M. Fleming | 11/1/2018

News roundup: Congregations mark big anniversaries, and a historic pipe organ is reborn

UU news

News roundup: Congregations mark big anniversaries, and a historic pipe organ is reborn

Anniversaries and renovation news from congregations in Racine, Wisconsin; Sacramento, California; Lyons, Ohio; and Duxbury, Massachusetts.

Sonja L. Cohen | 9/1/2018 | Fall 2018

The Universalist Klansman

Ideas

The Universalist Klansman

Unitarians and Universalists haven’t always challenged white supremacy. Sometimes they’ve championed it.

Colin Bossen | 8/13/2018 | Summer 2018

Becoming the religious people we want to be

From the president

Becoming the religious people we want to be

It is important to be honest about our complicated history, not to bring shame or guilt, but to bring understanding that can inform our faith today.

Susan Frederick-Gray | 6/4/2018 | Summer 2018

Film footnotes

Ideas

Film footnotes

There are Unitarian Universalist angles to four prominent movies this season.

Christopher L. Walton | 2/26/2018 | Spring 2018

The Edict of Torda, a landmark in religious freedom

Looking back

The Edict of Torda, a landmark in religious freedom

The 450th anniversary of the Edict of Torda in 2018 marks a foundational moment for liberal religion.

Eric Cherry | 1/22/2018 | Winter 2017

The black hole in the white UU psyche

Feature

The black hole in the white UU psyche

What is the consequence of not knowing Unitarian Universalism’s black history? We have embraced a false narrative about who we are.

Mark Morrison-Reed | 10/2/2017 | Fall 2017

Jazz tribute to Ruby Bridges

Life

Jazz tribute to Ruby Bridges

UU composer Darrell Grant honors 6-year-old’s bravery with new suite.

Kenny Wiley | 9/1/2017 | Fall 2017

In the lineage of Montgomery

UU news

In the lineage of Montgomery

The Rev. Jesse Jackson preaches at Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church Unitarian Universalist in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Kathleen Rolenz | 8/30/2017 | Winter 2017

Roger Nash Baldwin, Unitarian co-founder of ACLU

Ideas

Roger Nash Baldwin, Unitarian co-founder of ACLU

Unitarian co-founder of the ACLU helped to define and defend civil liberties.

Kris Willcox | 7/3/2017 | Summer 2017

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