News

‘You Cannot Go Out’

Since October, Sujitno and Dahlia Sajuti have lived in a Unitarian Universalist church, pleading to stay in the country they’ve called home for thirty years.
PATRICK SULLIVAN | 3/1/2018
Sujitno Sajuti cannot answer the door at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Meriden, Connecticut. If he does and … read more.

The touchstone of community

It’s going to take all of us to move our world, and our faith, forward in the ways of truth, compassion, and justice.
SUSAN FREDERICK-GRAY | 3/5/2018

In early January, UUA staff from all over the country gathered in Boston for what is called the Big Alignment Meeting. … read more.

The #MeToo Moment

We can decide not to let our culture be defined by toxic masculinity.
EMILY WRIGHT-MAGOON | 3/1/2018
When I was in high school, I met with a college counselor who was a friend of my stepdad’s. We sat alone together in a living room, and he asked … read more.

Year in review: UU World’s most-read stories of 2017

Our news coverage—especially of the hiring practices controversy and the resignation of UUA President Peter Morales—drew the most attention this past year.
CHRISTOPHER L. WALTON | 1/2/2018

Five of UU World’s ten most-read stories in 2017—and eight of the top twenty—were news articles about the Unitarian Universalist … read more.

We need an intersectional approach to justice making

I thought I was traveling to Detroit to participate in a think tank, but it was so much deeper and more profound than that.
MANISH MISHRA-MARZETTI | 1/15/2018 | WINTER 2017

In the fall of 2013, I received an unusual invitation from the Unitarian Universalist Ministry for … read more.

Journeys and values: Why the path matters

Unitarian Universalism’s First Source affirms for me that the core of my faith lies in the how of our religion, rather than the what.

JEFFREY A. LOCKWOOD | 10/30/2017

While hiking in the Julian Alps of Slovenia this summer, I had an epiphany involving the Mona Lisa, … read more.

OWL program takes flight

The sexuality education program moves beyond our congregations.

HEATHER BEASLEY DOYLE | 10/9/2017 | FALL 2017

When Cynthia Fine led a four-week “Responsible and Healthy Sexuality” workshop at Pine Lodge Corrections Center for Women in Medical Lake, Washington, in 2009, eight to ten women signed up for … read more.