Ethical Culture's humanist legacy
Unitarianism and Universalism have been liberal religious cousins to the Ethical Culture movement since its founding in 1876. Now an Ethical Society has joined the UUA.
Storms facing West
Twenty-five years after Bob West navigated the denomination through the painful and divisive 1970s, he is regarded by many as the ‘unsung hero of the UUA.’
Theodore Parker, heretical prophet
Theodore Parker did more to establish our justice-seeking heritage than anyone else, but he did so out of his own struggle to understand God.
UU World asked: What historical Unitarian, Universalist, or UU most speaks to you, and why?
The wellspring of American nature writing
Walden remains uncannily ‘addressed to our condition exactly,’ 150 years after its publication.
First we built a sandbox
This was what church was all about: the cartwheels, the parade, the presents for poor people, the stinky lady.
What's in a congregational name?
The ten most common elements of a Unitarian Universalist congregation's name.
UU congregation celebrates 325-year-old building
Hingham, Mass., church dates to Puritan era.
Liberal Religious Youth merged fifty years ago
Universalist and Unitarian youth organizations merged eight years before their denominations did.
Inside the UUA time capsule
Mementos from two earlier headquarters buildings.
A precarious path
The do-it-yourself fellowship movement spread Unitarian congregations far and wide.
Book to note: 'An Introduction to the Unitarian and Universalist Traditions'
From Servetus to Second Life.