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Services: “The Services Of John Vlahos

Introduction to the Services of John Vlahos

John Vlahos was a member of the Unitarian Church in Westport who used his talents as a scriptwriter for television and film (in the 1940's, 50's and 60's) to craft dramatic and unique services that reflect the spirit of the era. His services are a reminder that we are limited only by our imagination when it comes to creating new ways to express our own "free and responsible search." Although these services come from a different time and place, they are an example of the wide spectrum of Unitarian Universalism as it has been practiced over the years.

Download a PDF booklet (106 pages) of "Blessing Ways: Rites for the Yearly Round," by John Vlahos, edited by his wife, Olivia Vlahos.


Olivia Vlahos

Copyright: The author has given Unitarian Universalist Association member congregations permission to reprint this piece for use in public worship. Any reprints must acknowledge the name of the author.

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Last updated on Monday, March 25, 2013.

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