With Purpose and Principle (Google eBook)

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Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
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We Affirm and Promote
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Page vi - Grateful for the religious pluralism which enriches and ennobles our faith, we are inspired to deepen our understanding and expand our vision. As free congregations we enter into this covenant, promising to one another our mutual trust and support. The Unitarian Universalist Association shall devote its resources to and exercise its corporate powers for religious, educational, and humanitarian purposes. The primary purpose of the Association is to serve the needs of its member congregations, organize...
Page v - Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part. the living tradition we share draws from many sources: Direct experience of that transcending mystery and wonder, affirmed in all cultures, which moves us to a renewal of the spirit and an openness to the forces that create and uphold life; Words and deeds of prophetic women and men which challenge us to confront powers and structures of evil with justice, compassion, and the transforming power of love; Wisdom...
Page vi - The living tradition we share draws from many sources: Direct experience of that transcending mystery and wonder affirmed in all cultures, which moves us to a renewal of the spirit and an openness to the forces which create and uphold life; Words and deeds of prophetic women and men which challenge us to confront powers and structures of evil with justice, compassion, and the transforming power of love; Wisdom from the world's religions which inspires us in our ethical and spiritual life; Jewish...
Page v - The inherent worth and dignity of every person. Justice, equity, and compassion in human relations.
Page v - A free and responsible search for truth and meaning The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations...

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