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Sanctuary and gospel

From the president

Sanctuary and gospel

As religious people we have two essential tasks: we must offer sanctuary and preach our gospel.

Peter Morales 3/6/2017 Spring 2017

O Peugeot of many names

Ideas

O Peugeot of many names

On authentically using the term ‘god.’

David Breeden 10/10/2016 Fall 2016

There is no going back

Ideas

There is no going back

An unbridgeable gap is growing between Unitarian Universalism and the conservative movement.

Tom Schade 9/19/2016 Fall 2016

Our life’s ultimate meaning

Spirit

Our life’s ultimate meaning

‘Salvation’ isn’t a word Unitarian Universalists use much anymore.

Scotty McLennan 8/8/2016 Summer 2016

The liberalism and unitarianism of Islam

Ideas

The liberalism and unitarianism of Islam

Liberal Islam and liberal Unitarianism each affirm human rights—via two very distinct paths.

Myriam Renaud 6/27/2016 Summer 2016

Love your neighbor first, not second

Ideas

Love your neighbor first, not second

I told our UU middle school ‘Building Bridges’ class that Humanism begins with loving all of our neighbors.

Doug Muder 5/23/2016

Be open to resurrection

Spirit

Be open to resurrection

We need to be open to resurrection—looking up, not down; listening, not stopping up our ears; feeling deeply rather than numbing ourselves with the daily routine.

Scotty McLennan 3/21/2016

Arguments in the margins

Spirit

Arguments in the margins

It was precisely my emergent humanist belief that equipped me to face what seemed a death sentence.

Jim Key 5/2/2016 Spring 2016

If dignity is inherent, can it be harmed?

Ideas

If dignity is inherent, can it be harmed?

What do we mean when we talk about the UU First Principle and inherent dignity?

Myriam Renaud 2/1/2016 Winter 2015

Jerome Stone’s minimalist vision of transcendence

Ideas

Jerome Stone’s minimalist vision of transcendence

Without ‘God,’ a liberal theologian focuses on transcendent resources of grace and judgment.

Myriam Renaud 7/27/2015 Summer 2015

Will we accompany them?

Spirit

Will we accompany them?

What is the 'gospel' Unitarian Universalists have to share with migrants and deportees on their often forced and dehumanizing journeys?

Colin Bossen 2/2/2015 Winter 2014

The radical King we don’t know

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The radical King we don’t know

Does America have the capacity to heed the radical Martin Luther King Jr., or must America sanitize King in order to evade and avoid his challenge?

Cornel West 1/19/2015 Spring 2015

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