Frances E. W. Harper (1825–1911) challenged us to practice a religion of justice.
“It’s not enough to say black lives matter—you have to believe it, and to live it.”
Virginia Volker recalls a lifetime of working for a more just Alabama.
Join UU World’s team for daily coverage of the UUA’s convention in Portland, Oregon, June 24-28.
We ascend, or descend, inextricably linked with all others.
Faculty who resigned say seminary conflict was about claims made by former President Rebecca Parker.
It is time to stop expecting young Unitarian Universalists to save the faith.
More than two dozen Unitarian Universalist congregations have put Black Lives Matter banners on their buildings.
For the first time, there are not enough accredited interim ministers to supply Unitarian Universalist congregations seeking one.
The future health of Unitarian Universalism depends on all of us learning to embrace failure.
Love small enough to curse a cell or sky.
“Where we choose to worship is sacred space. To violate that space is unconscionable. In less than two weeks, we have witnessed that violation again and again. First, with the horrific massacre during Bible study at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Charleston, SC, and now, with suspected arson at a number of African American churches in southern states."
Train derailment in severe thunderstorm delays 2,730 UU World copies bound for California.
After fifty years, the families and friends of three civil rights martyrs return to Selma, still weighing the price they had to pay.
On June 27th we gathered with leaders from the Lummi Nation to advocate for justice: for people and the planet. This event at our 2015 General Assembly in Portland, OR was part of Commit2Respond, our broad movement for climate justice.
“Today the U.S. Supreme Court stood on the side of love with its 5 to 4 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges establishing federal recognition of same-sex marriage. I applaud the court’s ruling as a major step in recognizing full civil rights for LGBTQ people. The ruling is cause for celebration."
My garden teaches me to have faith.
Unitarian Universalists in Nashua, New Hampshire, have put $250,000 in the plate over the past twelve years—and given it all away.
‘Depression is way too hard without also thinking you’re alone. I want youth and kids to know it’s okay, even good sometimes, to struggle.’
“The crisis of climate change is the gravest threat facing our world today, and as people of faith and conscience we are called to respond to the moral imperative to advance climate justice. The Unitarian Universalist Association and the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee therefore applaud Pope Francis for focusing the world’s attention on the threat of climate change by issuing ‘Laudato Si’ or ‘Praise Be to You,’ a papal letter addressed not just to Catholics but to ‘every person living on this planet.’"