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God Must Be Proud of Atheists

If God is love, God must love atheists, too.

From Punk Rock Mogul to Unitarian Minister

Kill Rock Stars record label founder Slim Moon talks seminary, punk rock, and church people.

Taking on the Posture of God

Transforming the world seems like a futile aspiration, but it is our great calling.

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Unitarian Universalism

What UUs believe, why we’ve come to those beliefs, and how they impact our lives.

Losing God and Discovering Prayer

Whether invoking one god, many gods, or no god, prayer is about silencing the chatter and finding truth.

Do atheists go to heaven?

I believe that Pat Robertson, Rick Warren, the pope, my dog, and I will have the same afterlife, and that it will be a pain-free one.

Eagle Scout pushes against Scouts ban on gays one member, council at a time‎

AP A member of a Boy Scout troop in Washington state carries an American flag along Main Street in Walla … Continued

The religious case for legalized abortion

It is the 39th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision. More than 35 million women in the … Continued

Shared commitment to women and children

By Rev. Richard Cizik and Rev. Debra W. Haffner They say that politics makes strange bedfellows, and perhaps they are … Continued

What is love?

By Elizabeth Tenety Palestinians buy flowers for Valentine’s Day in a shop in Gaza City, Monday, Feb. 14, 2011. (AP … Continued

A ‘Christian nation’ at Christmas?

Rev. Erik Walker Wikstrom If you’re going to keep the Christ in Christmas . . . Stephen Colbert beat me … Continued

Talking the ‘Hereafter’ with atheists and believers

Today’s guest blogger is Nicholas Lang, an intern at Interfaith Youth Core and a senior at DePaul University. Lang co-founded … Continued

God bless sanity in religion and in politics

This weekend, Jon Stewart is holding “a rally to restore sanity” on the mall, two months after Glenn Beck’s religion-infused … Continued

Sexual and gender diversity enriches us all

Speaking to a meeting of Hasidic Jewish leaders on Sunday, New York GOP gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino said, “I don’t … Continued

Gay marriage: what would Jesus say?

By Erik Wikstrom It’s official – for now. Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker has issued his ruling that California’s … Continued

Keep the faith, Ms. Rice – change the venue

Author Anne Rice said last week that she was ‘quitting Christianity:’ The once-lapsed Catholic wrote that she was could no … Continued

What people of faith and conscience must do about immigration reform

By Peter Morales The distance from the small Guatemalan city of Rabinal to the Mayan village of Plan de Sánchez … Continued

It’s marriage – no adjectives needed

Chelsea Clinton, raised Methodist, and Marc Mezvinsky, Jewish, will wed this weekend. Statistics show that 37 percent of Americans have … Continued

Bible commands us to welcome the stranger

Q: Illegal immigrants are flouting U.S. laws, but does affluent America (or Arizona for that matter) have a larger moral … Continued

Love thy illegal immigrant neighbor

By Rev. Erik Walker WikstromUnitarian Universalist minister and author A friend of mine recently wrote on her Facebook page, “As … Continued