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Be the change

Reflections

Be the change

Those who want to move the world in the direction of equality and lasting harmony must become, and learn to think of themselves as, forces of history.

Stephen M Shick | 9/14/2009 | Fall 2009

‘My soul, like a homing bird’

Spirit

‘My soul, like a homing bird’

An Iranian-American holds her breath as hundreds of thousands march for democracy in Iran.

Parisa Parsa | 6/22/2009

Watching the evidence change

Life

Watching the evidence change

A meditation on the inauguration of President Barack Obama, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Rosemary Bray McNatt | 1/19/2009

Reading for the day

Reflections

Reading for the day

Love the gift of your life and do no harm.

Mark L. Belletini | 6/16/2008 | Summer 2008

It's about time, Persephone!

Spirit

It's about time, Persephone!

Ancient myths dramatize the shift from winter to spring.

Patricia Montley | 3/24/2008

Feeling like an exile

Reflections

Feeling like an exile

A psalm for people whose beliefs are minority views.

John Nichols | 12/3/2007 | Winter 2007

Value the dark

Creche surprise

Reflections

Creche surprise

Dramatis personae, wrapped in old newsprint.

David S Blanchard | 12/12/2005 | Winter 2005

Our shared faith

Reflections

Our shared faith

Each strand of our diverse tradition holds up a mirror to our lives and to the society in which we live.

Commission on Appraisal | 11/21/2005 | Winter 2005

A new day

Reflections

A new day

Fourteen women gather at a Stone Age temple to greet the sun on the fall equinox.

Anne Peek | 9/21/2005 | Fall 2005

This little life of mine

Reflections

This little life of mine

In an unimaginably vast universe, what do our individual lives mean?

Julie Parker Amery | 8/15/2005 | May/June 2005

Universalism in practice

Spirit

Universalism in practice

Black lives matter, because you do not have to be ‘good enough’ to deserve basic human rights.

Nancy McDonald Ladd | 5/4/2015 | Spring 2015

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