Eastertide Rebirths

In interfaith groups at this time of year I often find myself asked about the UU attitude toward Easter. I begin by saying that there is a wide array of attitudes towards almost all religious questions in Unitarian Universalism, and that most UUs doubt literal resurrection, and instead focus on rebirth in this world.

Deep Hanging Out: Navigating the Social Divide

This sermon explores how we engage in productive citizen dialogue when we perceive others’ views as uninformed or immoral. The concept of “”deep hanging out,”” a term used by cultural anthropologists, will be offered as a strategy for resisting the construction of false binaries and for cultivating nuanced conversations about passionately held but disparate beliefs. … Continued