UU Principles

Peace, Liberty, and Justice for All

In December we hear carols proclaiming “Peace on Earth, Goodwill to All!” We never achieve that goal, but having it allows us to do good in the world. In this third sermon of eight in the series on UU Principles, we explore the meaning and value of the Sixth Principle.

Conscience and Democracy

In this second of eight sermons on Unitarian Universalist Principles, we look at the Fifth Principle. Unitarian Universalist congregations and our association function democratically and promote the same in the world. And just as the Qur’an says there is no compulsion in matters of faith, the individual conscience remains free.

The Seventh Principle

This is the first sermon in a series of eight this year on the principles that Unitarian Universalist congregations covenant with each other to affirm and promote. Our much-loved seventh principle is: “Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.” What does affirming and promoting this principle call on … Continued