Video: UCC leaders reflect on General Assembly

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Three leaders of the United Church of Christ—a liberal Protestant denomination with 5,600 congregations and 1.2 million members—attended the UUA’s 2012 Justice General Assembly in Phoenix. The Rev….

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Video: Youth group shares highlights of Justice GA

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

UU World talked to the youth group of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Minnetonka in Wayzata, Minn., who traveled to Phoenix as part of a 15-day pilgrimage. The teens,…

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Vice presidents: How to take Justice GA home

Sunday, June 24, 2012
General Assembly banners, Phoenix, Ariz. (©Nancy Pierce)

How do we take the Justice General Assembly home? That was the focus of Sunday afternoon’s plenary report from UUA Executive Vice President Kay Montgomery and Vice President…

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Closing ceremony: Our history of justice-seeking continues

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Their business done, the closing ceremony’s benediction said, and with the band’s rousing postlude propelling them, a throng of Unitarian Universalists strutted exuberantly out of the huge plenary…

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Delegates vote to eliminate AIWs at 2012 Justice GA

Sunday, June 26, 2011

After impassioned debate on the future of Actions of Immediate Witness at Unitarian Universalist Association General Assemblies, delegates overwhelmingly voted in favor of a bylaw amendment that would…

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Commission will introduce four Actions of Immediate Witness

Friday, June 24, 2011

Saturday’s “CSW Alert,” the daily General Assembly social witness business update that delegates will receive as they enter the plenary hall Saturday morning, includes the text of four…

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LGBT rights supporters rally in the rain in Charlotte

Friday, June 24, 2011

Love rained down on the streets of Charlotte, N.C., as 600 people marched from the convention center, site of the Unitarian Univeralist Association’s 2011 General Assembly, to Marshall Park to…

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Coffee with Rev. Don

Friday, June 24, 2011

Coffee with Rev. Don from UU World on Vimeo. This morning I had a cup of coffee with the Rev. Donald E. Robinson of the Beacon House Community…

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We take to the streets for marriage equality

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Unitarian Universalists took their values into the street Saturday holding a noon rally at Loring Park, swarming the Twin Cities Pride Festival with their yellow Standing on the…

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Delegates debate Peacemaking Statement of Conscience

Friday, June 25, 2010

GA delegates are about to debate a proposed Peacemaking Statement of Conscience that calls UUs “to the work of peacebuilding, peacemaking, and peacekeeping,” and to “advocate a culture…

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Delegates work to fine-tune peacemaking statement

Thursday, June 24, 2010

With only one day left before it goes for a final vote, GA delegates and other peace activists met with the Commission on Social Witness Thursday morning to…

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Commission discusses last chance for peacemaking statement

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

The UUA’s Commission on Social Witness and peacemaking activists met Wednesday evening to discuss strategies for successfully passing a proposed Statement of Conscience on Peacemaking. The Statement calls…

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Final texts of Actions of Immediate Witness now online

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

The six social witness resolutions introduced by petition and adopted by the 2009 UUA General Assembly in Salt Lake City last month are now online: Action of Immediate…

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