Peter Morales

Full name: Rev. Peter Morales

The Rev. Peter Morales was the eighth president of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA). He was elected in June 2013 to a second four-year term and resigned in March 2017.

Prior to his election, Morales served as the senior minister at Jefferson Unitarian Church in Golden, Colorado. From 2002 to 2004, Morales was the UUA Director for District Services. He has also served on the UUA Board of Trustees, as trustee from the Mountain Desert District, and on the Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association (UUMA) Executive Committee, as the first person to carry its anti-racism, anti-oppression, multiculturalism portfolio.

Before entering the ministry, Morales was a Fulbright lecturer in Spain, a newspaper editor and publisher in Oregon, a Knight International Press Fellow in Peru, and a regional manager in California state government.

Morales grew up in San Antonio, Texas. He graduated with a B.A. from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, in 1967. He earned his M.Phil in American Studies from the University of Kansas in 1976 and his M.Div. from the Starr King School for the Ministry in Berkeley, California, in 1999.

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From the Road: Nogales
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In preparation for Justice GA in Phoenix, Ariz., (June 20-24, 2012) the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and the Unitarian Universalist Service...
From the Road: On the Border
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In preparation for Justice GA in Phoenix, Ariz., (June 20-24, 2012) the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and the Unitarian Universalist Service...
From the Road: Tucson
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In preparation for Justice GA in Phoenix, Ariz., (June 20-24, 2012) the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and the Unitarian Universalist Service...
Servetus: Heretic and Hero
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Cross-posted from Michael Servetus did that almost 500 years ago, and it caused a firestorm....
Speaking of Servetus
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Cross-posted from 500Michael Servetus Institute, the conference is taking place in Zaragosa and in Villanueva de Sigena, the birthplace of...
Unitarians in the Khasi Hills
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On February 14, 2011, Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Unitarian Universalist Holdeen India Program (UUHIP) and with leaders of the here.) The Khasi...
Empowerment through education
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On February 14, 2011, Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Universalist Holdeen India Program (UUHIP) and with leaders of the...
Waste pickers of New Delhi
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On February 14, 2011, Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Unitarian Universalist Holdeen India Program (UUHIP) and with leaders of the...
They are leaders. And it could be dangerous.
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On February 14, 2011, Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Universalist Holdeen India Program (UUHIP) and with leaders of the...
SEWA Organizes the Poorest of the Poor
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On February 14, 2011, Rev. Peter Morales, President of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), embarked upon a two-week journey to India to visit...

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Peter Morales in blue stole at General Assembly 2016
Peter Morales speaks from podium

UUA President Rev. Peter Morales