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Learning Objectives, Workshop 5: God's Gonna Trouble the Water – Martyrs and Sacrifice

In "Faith like a River," a Tapestry of Faith program

Participants will:

  • Understand how the intersection of religious, cultural, and political power create conditions for religious martyrdom, through the examples of Michael Servetus, Norbert Capek, Violet Liuzzo, and James Reeb
  • Learn the stories of several Unitarian and Unitarian Universalist martyrs
  • Explore ways taking a stand in service to religious values can involve personal risk and sacrifice
  • Consider their inheritance from Unitarian, Universalist and Unitarian Universalist martyrs.

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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.

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