Unitarian Universalist Principles (1961)
The Association, dedicated to the principles of a free faith, shall:
(a) Support the free and disciplined search for truth as the foundation of religious fellowship;
(b) Cherish and spread the universal truths taught by the great prophets and teachers of humanity in every age and tradition, immemorially summarized in the Judeo-Christian heritage as love to God and love to humankind;
(c) Affirm, defend, and promote the supreme worth and dignity of every human personality, and the use of the democratic method in human relationships;
(d) Implement the vision of one world by striving for a world community founded on ideals of brotherhood, justice, and peace;
(e) Serve the needs of member societies;
(f) Organize new churches and fellowships and otherwise extend and strengthen liberal religion;
(g) Encourage cooperation among people of good will in every land.
Unitarian Universalist Principles (1985)
We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote
The living tradition which we share draws from many sources:
Grateful for the religious pluralism which enriches and ennobles our faith, we are inspired to deepen our understanding and expand our vision. As free congregations we enter into this covenant, promising to one another our mutual trust and support.
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