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Are My Beliefs Welcome?

In Unitarian Universalism, you can bring your whole self: your full identity, your questioning mind, your expansive heart.

We are creating a force more powerful than one person or one religion. By welcoming people who identify with Atheism and Agnosticism, Buddhism, Christianity, Humanism, Judaism, Earth-Centered Traditions, Hinduism, Islam, and more, we are embodying a vision “beyond belief:” a vision of peace, love, and understanding.

We are building an action-oriented community, bridging races, religions, and creeds with a shared desire to make faith, religion, and spirituality verbs.

Faith in Action

Faith goes beyond belief: it’s about what we do. Seven days a week, Unitarian Universalists (UUs) live their faith by doing: by living out our core values in our relationships and in the world. Whether in community or as individuals, our faith is found in active, tangible expressions.

What Unites Us?

We are united in our broad and inclusive outlook, and in our values, as expressed in our seven Principles. We are united in shared experience: our open and stirring worship services, religious education, and rites of passage; our work for social justice; our quest to include the marginalized; our expressions of love.

How to Get Involved

Come. Bring a desire to see (and be) the change you seek. Trust that we will inspire you on your path to build a better you—and a better world. Find a congregation near you. We strive to welcome deeply people of all ages and classes, sexual orientations, gender identities/expressions, races/ethnicities, and abilities.

Learn. Discover what it means to have a personal faith anchored by diversity and acceptance. Explore UU views on: spiritual practice and prayer, existence of a higher power, life and death, sacred texts, and inspiration and guidance. Watch the videos to the right. See how we create resources and opportunities for those wanting to do more.

Visit. We’re where you are. Find a congregation near you. Explore an online UU congregation. Check us out on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Together we can do the most good.

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Last updated on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

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