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  Unitarian Universalism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Unitarian Universalism (UU or UUism) is a theologically liberal, inclusive religion formed by the merger of Unitarian and Universalist organizations in the mid 20th century.
The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), founded in 1961, as a consolidation of the American Unitarian Association and the Universalist Church in America, based in Boston, Massachusetts and serving churches in North America, is the religion's largest incarnation in the world.
Unitarian Universalists are involved in opposing the death penalty, supporting environmental protection, peace, feminism, gun control, free speech, safe and legal abortion, and animal welfare.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Unitarian_Universalism   (3001 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Unitarian Universalism
The Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), founded in 1961, as a consolodation of the American Unitarian Association and the Universalist Church in America, based in Boston, Massachusetts and serving churches in North America, is the religion's largest incarnation in the world.
Unitarian Universalism (UU) is a liberal religious faith based in the United States that traces its roots to Universalist and Unitarian congregations.
Unitarian Universalism is often referred to by its adherents as a living tradition, and the principles and purpose have been modified over time to reflect changes in spiritual beliefs among the membership.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Unitarian-Universalism   (1045 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: List of Unitarian Universalists
Transcendentalism was a movement that diverged from contemporary American Unitarianism but has been embraced by later Unitarians and Unitarian Universalists.
Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), in full the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations in North America, is a liberal religious denomination of Unitarian Universalist congregations formed by the consolidation in 1961 of the American Unitarian Association and the Universalist Church in America.
Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), in full the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations in North America, is a liberal religious denomination formed by the merger in 1961 of the American Unitarian Association and the Universalist Church in America.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-Unitarian-Universalists   (7447 words)

  
 List of Unitarian Universalists - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Additionally, there are persons who, because of their writings or reputation, are considered to have held Unitarian or Universalist beliefs.
Individuals who held unitarian (nontrinitarian) beliefs but were not affiliated with Unitarian organizations are often referred to as "small 'u'" unitarians.
It should be noted that the Unitarians and Universalists are groups that existed long before the creation of Unitarian Universalism.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Unitarian_Universalists   (355 words)

  
 Religious Movements Homepage: Unitarian Universalists Association
The Unitarian faith stemmed from the teachings of Michael Servetus and the Universalists from James Relly in England.
It was at the Church in Transylvania that the term Unitarian originated from either its non-Trinitarian beliefs or the unity of the four-protestant churches there.
There is a list of bibliographies given at the bottom of the page for further research on the history of the UUA as well as a list of links to other important sites.
religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu /nrms/uua.html   (3134 words)

  
 Unitarian universalists merit place in list of worship - SIS
The unitarian view of God (God as one) was common in the earliest years of Christianity.
Unitarian Universalism (the two denominations merged in 1961) is a non-creedal faith, meaning one need not subscribe to a specified set of beliefs to belong.
Although Unitarians are traditionally allergic to evangelizing or proselytizing, people find their way to Michael Servetus Fellowship, and attendance at our Sunday services this year has jumped by 15 percent over last year.
www.servetus.org /en/news-events/articulos/19990218.htm   (588 words)

  
 UUPA-FAQ
The UUPoly list was created to promote acceptance of and support of polyamory (and the ethical values it teaches) within the Unitarian Universalist movement, and through that movement to bring a Unitarian Universalist polyamorous viewpoint to society as a whole.
This list guideline does not mean that you can't mention in a message to the list that you and/or your partner(s) are looking for (more) partners, as long as such a mention is on-topic for the message in question; however, this information cannot be the focus of a message.
Likewise, please give a list member the benefit of the doubt if it seems at all possible that their meaning could be misconstrued; this is frequently the case with what appears to be a flame or dishonest behavior.
www.uupa.org /faq.htm   (2175 words)

  
 UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST
But Unitarian Universalism as it's practiced today is almost devoid of religious content." He then made a statement that is most unusual for a Unitarian: "Atheists and theists can't be in the same religion.
Unitarian Universalist churches in the state took a major role in solemnizing same-sex marriages, and celebrating the availability of marriage to same-sex couples.
Other Unitarian Universalist congregations in the state were concerned that their tax exempt status might be revoked at any time.
www.religioustolerance.org /u-u4.htm   (2065 words)

  
 UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISTS
Unitarian Universalism (UU) is a liberal religious faith based in the United States that traces its roots to Christian Universalist and Unitarian congregations.
Nothing herein shall be deemed to infringe upon the individual freedom of belief which is inherent in the Universalist and Unitarian heritages or to conflict with any statement of purpose, covenant, or bond of union used by any society unless such is used as a creedal test.
Unitarians and Universalists were also very active in the women's suffrage movement.
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /definition/UNITARIAN+UNIVERSALISTS   (1503 words)

  
 UUA: About Unitarian Universalism FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
No. One could not be considered a Unitarian Universalist and believe that subscription to specific doctrines or creeds are necessary for access to God or spirituality or membership in our congregations.
Unitarian Universalists could not believe that God favors any group of people based on any inherent qualities, such as skin color, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability, etc.-or that any group of people is more worthy of access to opportunities than any other as a result of these qualities.
Joining a Unitarian Universalist congregation generally entails signing the membership book of a particular congregation.
www.uua.org /aboutuu/newcomerfaq.html   (1647 words)

  
 He Lives
I do not think it is proper or wise for a church to establish a set of rules for proper conduct on the Sabbath (Sunday) with the exception that every Christian is still obligated to obey the 4th commandment.
Unitarians tend to be highly educated and often respond with quiet, amused expressions that send a clear message: You are an idiot and I know it, because I am soooo smart.
Here are a list of things I’ve heard people debate about, and where I stand.
helives.blogspot.com /2002_06_02_helives_archive.html   (2758 words)

  
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Here is a sampling of some of the founding fathers, artists, authors, humanitarians and scientists who attended Unitarian or Universalist congregations regularly, were members or ministers of a congregation, or identified themselves as Unitarians or Universalists.
Unitarians and Universalists were among the leaders of the fight against slavery.
Unitarians and Universalists have been leaders in just about every major issue involving justice since this country began.
www.angelfire.com /un/uscunitarians   (1195 words)

  
 List of Unitarian Universalists - UUWiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
As I see it, the list should be divided into three parts, according to which denomination the persons themselves belonged to.
I see this list of UUs as an encyclopedic endeavor, not an activist endeavor, so I think it belongs there not here.
Note also that the links, which originally pointed to wikipedia pages on each of these people, now point to "new pages" just begging to be edited, which would be a waste.
uuism.net /uuwiki/index.php/List_of_Unitarian_Universalists   (265 words)

  
 Famous UUs
The lists included on this site link the names of some famous Unitarians, Universalists, and (after their merger in 1961) Unitarian Universalists, with some basic information about them.
Individual is listed on only one page, even when they might be identified with several categories, so you may need to use the Search page to search for a particular individual within this site.
Both Unitarianism and Universalism began as theological tendencies within other religious movements; thus, some individuals represented here may have considered themselves Unitarian and/or Universalist before those were organized denominations.
www.famousuus.com   (480 words)

  
 UUPA
Unitarian Universalists for Polyamory Awareness is an organization for UUs with an interest in polyamory.
Conversations on the UUPoly list led to the idea that we should form a national organization of poly UUs to serve as a resource to congregations, ministers, and individuals.
Unitarian Universalists for Polyamory Awareness (UUPA) has as its Mission to serve the Unitarian Universalist Association and the community of polyamorous people within and outside the UUA by providing support, promoting education, and encouraging spiritual wholeness regarding polyamory.
www.uupa.org   (497 words)

  
 What Do Unitarian Universalists Believe?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Last week, at the Unitarian Universalist Association’s General Assembly in Cleveland, I learned that when people in a congregation can speak to their beliefs and articulate an answer to the “elevator question,” as it had become known, that congregation experiences growth and vitality.
But knowing the Principles upon which Unitarian Universalism is based, and knowing why we light the chalice, are not enough, by themselves, to explain what we believe as Unitarian Universalists.
Unitarian Universalists value the experience of the individual in matters of the Spirit.
www.firstparish.org /sermons/2001-07-01.html   (2106 words)

  
 Williamsburg Unitarian Universalists - WUU   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is the place for discussion of topics of general interest to the WUU community, be it related to church activities, policy and decisions or not.
Should you wish to be removed, please contact the postmaster and provide the exact e-mail address to be removed.
Any show of disrespect or abuse of the list may result in removal of membership to the list.
www.wuu.org /list.html   (738 words)

  
 GuruNet — Content Map
List of unclassified languages according to the Ethnologue
List of United Kingdom disasters by death toll
List of United Kingdom regions by population density
www.gurunet.com /cm-dsid-2222-letter-1L-first-28751   (78 words)

  
 Unitarian Universalists and Religious Education
Unitarian Universalists (UUs) are very diverse in nature and, hopefully, becoming more and more diverse.
Unitarian Universalism comes from a Protestant history, but not all of our members and friends do.
These teachings cover a variety of topics (see a list here) which could be of interest to many people besides Unitarian Universalists.
www.rec-room.org /UU.html   (324 words)

  
 Encyclopedia article: List of Unitarian Universalists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Note: This list includes Unitarian (Adherent of Unitarianism) s and Universalists (additional info and facts about Universalists), which are groups that existed long before the modern era of Unitarian Universalism (additional info and facts about Unitarian Universalism) began with the merger of the two denominations in 1961.
List of Unitarian Universalist (additional info and facts about Unitarian Universalist) s
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www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/L/Li/List_of_Unitarian_Universalists.htm   (1526 words)

  
 Famous Unitarian-Universalists, Famous Unitarians   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Detailed lists of famous adherents are available at the external websites listed in the box on the right.
No Unitarians or Universalists are known to have been among the signers of the U.S. Constitution or the Articles of Confederation.
This is particularly true with Unitarians, as lists of Unitarians are notorious for including individuals who were never actually Unitarians, but who simply expressed some sentiments which appear compatible to positions favored by contemporary Unitarians.
www.adherents.com /largecom/fam_unitarian.html   (2039 words)

  
 Unitarian Universalists in Science Fiction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Edward Everett Hale was a well known Unitarian preacher and abolitionist in the 19th Century, and was the author of a number of important literary works.
He was dressed in his Unitarian minister's shirt, and at first he looked like he was in costume, his face still lined brick-red with sun, his hair still a tangle.
But he was a minister, in the Unitarian Church (also in the Universal Life Church, and in the World Peace Church, and in the Baha'is), and as he talked about Tom, and the crowd continued to collect on the crown of the hill--older people who had known Tom all their lives, younger people...
www.adherents.com /lit/sf_uu.html   (3748 words)

  
 List of Unitarian Universalists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Famous Unitarians, Universalists, and Unitarian-Universalists Abigail Adams John Adams John Quincy Adams Louisa May Alcott Horatio Alger, Jr.
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www.termsdefined.net /li/list-of-unitarian-universalists.html   (246 words)

  
 Unitarian Universalists in the Military
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church in Watertown, New York is the closest UU congregation to Fort Drum, home of the 10th Mountain Division.
Unitarian Universalist Church of the Monterey Peninsula, Carmel, CA
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Galveston County, Galveston, TX
www.uumilitaryblog.blogspot.com   (1245 words)

  
 Famous Adherents: What religion was...? (religious affiliation)
We suggest that you not start by limiting your search to that directory first because there are many lists in other areas of the website wherin you may find the name of the person you are looking for.
Likewise, these lists are not intended as a source of general information about religious groups or religious beliefs.
These lists are about individual people, and no individual person is representative of a religious tradition as a whole.
www.adherents.com /adh_fam.html   (1025 words)

  
 A Unitarian Universalist Hit List
A list of how many times he was on the receiving end of the promotion of a Christian message.
Obviously, there are fewer right answers in Unitarian Universalist congregations, but Larsen believes UU kids need something to grab on to.
There during the breakfast hours, a Unitarian Universalist minister is preaching on the dangers of fundamentalism of belief.
www.rochesterunitarian.org /2004-05/20050109.html   (2170 words)

  
 Home Page
They will be exploring some of life’s important questions, drawing upon science, myth, Unitarian and Universalist traditions and other secular and spiritual resources in their search to find answers for themselves.
The kits were sent directly to the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Houston, Texas for immediate dispersal.
As a newly ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, he was a participant in the early phases of the 1965 Selma voting rights campaign and from 1969 through 1984 he was the Unitarian Universalist minister in Mississippi.
www.uuofscv.org   (3267 words)

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