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The A to Z of Unitarian Universalism

by Mark W. Harris

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unitarian Universalist Association,
  • RELIGION,
  • Unitarian Universalist churches,
  • Denominations,
  • History,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark W. Harris
    SeriesThe A to Z guide series -- no. 34, A to Z guides -- 34.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX9809 .H37 2009eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (xxvi, 575 p.)
    Number of Pages575
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27092509M
    ISBN 100810863332, 0810868172
    ISBN 109780810863330, 9780810868175
    OCLC/WorldCa435767551

    The Universalist Church of America (UCA) was a Christian Universalist religious denomination in the United States (plus affiliated churches in other parts of the world). Known from as the Universalist General Convention, the name was changed to the Universalist Church of America in In , it consolidated with the American Unitarian Association to form the Unitarian Universalist.   Unitarian Universalist seekers are encouraged to "find their own spiritual path." The Bible Is Not the Final Authority in Unitarian Universalism While the Bible is an important text for some Unitarian Universalists, many seek guidance from other sacred books and religious traditions.

      Unitarian Universalism does have a limited spectrum of beliefs, it's not an "anything goes" religion. It's just a very confused religion. "We must raise the standard of the Old, free, decentralized, and strictly limited Republic."-- Murray Rothbard. Unitarian Universalism (UU) is a liberal religion characterized by a "free and responsible search for truth and meaning". Unitarian Universalists assert no creed, but instead are unified by their shared search for spiritual growth, guided by a dynamic, "living tradition".Currently, these traditions are summarized by the Six Sources and Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism, documents.

    The UUCDC Book Club will meet on Zoom on Friday, November 20 at pm to discuss The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson. All are welcome to join in the discussion. The Book Club meets once a month to discuss both fiction and non-fiction literature. UU History chronology taken from "The A to Z of Unitarian Universalism" Key Concepts: Terms in this set (97) Hosea Ballou publishes "A Treatise on Atonement", a defense of Universal salvation and also the first book published in America openly rejecting the doctrine of the Trinity. Maria Cook, considered the first woman to preach.


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