Principle #8

Reflections on the  eighth principle proposed by the UUA  which states “We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote: journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.”

Principle #6

The goal of world community with peace, liberty and justice for al.l  “The sixth Principle seems extravagant in its hopefulness and improbable in its prospects. Can we continue to say we want ‘world community’? ‘Peace, liberty, and justice for all’? There is no guarantee that we will succeed, but …. we will improve ourselves and … Continued

Principle #3 

Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth of our congregations “Spiritual growth isn’t about a vertical ascent to heaven but about growth in every dimension at once. It’s spirituality in 3-D. Growth in spirit doesn’t measure one’s proximity to a God above, but rather the spaciousness of one’s own soul—its volume, its capacity, … Continued