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Sacred Sites Weekend at Fourth Universalist

On May 5th and 6th NYC Landmarks Conservancy hosted the eighth annual Sacred Sites weekend, and Fourth Universalist participated for the first time! This year’s theme was “Sacred Sounds and Settings, and we presented two events during the weekend.

On Saturday we had an open … read more.

‘A Border Control Official Sexually Abused Me’

by Laura Gottesdiener

n a recent Tuesday afternoon, Aura Hernández drew a bath for her daughter in a makeshift bathroom tucked inside the boiler room of a Manhattan church. The water was warm, but the toddler still shivered as she stood inside her inflatable hot-pink tub. … read more.

‘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.