In "A Place of Wholeness," a Tapestry of Faith program
My religious superstitions gave place to rational ideas based on scientific facts, and in proportion, as I looked at everything from a new standpoint, I grew more and more happy, day by day. — Elizabeth Cady Stanton, 19th century Unitarian suffragist and author of The Woman's Bible
In Today's Workshop...
We explored the meaning of reason and its importance for Unitarian Universalists. We participated in a fictitious forum between Linus Pauling and Charles Hartshorne to demonstrate how reason and science can be used to reach very different perspectives. We applied this to our own lives and social justice work by practicing the use of reason. We also acknowledged the many sources of wisdom that work with reason in the process of developing beliefs and making decisions.
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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