Principles and Sources

The Eighth Principle Project

THE EIGHTH PRINCIPLE PROJECT
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
11:00 AM, Sunday, February 18, 2018

 

 

On the back of your order of service are the lyrics of the Seven Principles song written by my first mentor in ministry, the Rev. Bill Sasso’s, … read more.

Free and Responsible

FREE AND RESPONSIBLE – THE FOURTH PRINCIPLE
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
11:00 AM, Sunday, January 21, 2108

 

 

This church year I am preaching an eight-sermon series on the Principles of Unitarian Universalism. In September, I preached on the Seventh Principle, concluding … read more.

Peace, Liberty, and Justice for All

PEACE, LIBERTY, AND JUSTICE FOR ALL – THE SIXTH PRINCIPLE
sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
11:00 AM, Sunday, December 3, 2017

 

 

Do you remember the “Seven Principles” song written by my mentor “grandfather,” if you will, the Rev. Tony Larsen? I’ve sung it … read more.

Conscience and Democracy

CONSCIENCE AND DEMOCRACY – THE FIFTH PRINCIPLE
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
11:00 AM, Sunday, November 12, 2017

 

 

Remember? back in September when I preached on the Seventh Principle that Unitarian Universalist congregations covenant to affirm and promote and sang this little … read more.

First, the Seventh Principle

FIRST, THE SEVENTH PRINCIPLE
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
11:00 AM, Sunday, September 17, 2017

 

 

In 1885, at 75 years old and with just 3 more years remaining in his life, the Rev. James Freeman Clarke summarized what he saw as the … read more.