Unitarian Universalist Association - UUWorld Lastest Stories

from "uuworld.org: liberal religion and life," the weekly online magazine of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
  1. Climate justice activism: ‘To call a place home’

    Three UU protestors at the People's Climate March in New York City in September 2014.

    Aly Tharp

    My Unitarian Universalist values and connections called me to climate justice activism—and to stay in the South as I work.

  2. Translating faith

    Closeup of one person holding another's hand.

    Nathan Mesnikoff

    Chaplains help patients translate their own experience into personal story.

  3. Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’

    The Rev. Sofía Betancourt and the Rev. William G. Sinkford.

    Elaine McArdle

    ‘Sometimes it takes a shock to a system to get it unstuck,’ says UUA Interim Co-President William G. Sinkford.

  4. What now for Americans and climate change?

    Photo of the Unitarian Universalist and larger faith contingent of the Sept 21, 2014 Peoples Climate March in New York City.

    Shelby Meyerhoff

    The new administration poses grave challenges, but don’t give up the fight just yet.

  5. Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017

    Interim co-presidents of the UUA: Sofía Betancourt, William G. Sinkford, Leon Spencer

    Elaine McArdle

    Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sofía Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Leon Spencer to lead Association after President Peter Morales’s resignation.

  6. The call to prayer

    Praying hands in Tahrir Square - Cairo, Egypt

    Nancy McDonald Ladd

    I truly do not care if a god ever hears me when I pray, but praying together with others is among the most transformative work that I do.

  7. Board will appoint committee to select interim president

    Trustee Greg Boyd

    Elaine McArdle

    Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.

  8. Two more UUA senior staff announce they will step down

    Harlan Limpert and Scott Tayler

    Elaine McArdle

    After President Peter Morales resigned, the Rev. Harlan Limpert, chief operating officer, and the Rev. Scott Tayler, head of Congregational Life, are leaving, too.

  9. Morales: ‘It was clear I had lost credibility and trust’

    UUA President Peter Morales

    Elaine McArdle

    UUA President Peter Morales explains why he resigned amid accusations of white supremacy in hiring practices.

  10. Relativism is the Trump card

    Business people play "telephone", whispering a message down the line until the answer changes from "A" to "B".

    Jeffrey A. Lockwood

    For Unitarian Universalists, being open-minded must not mean being empty-headed.