4th Principle (Truth & Meaning)

The fourth of Our Unitarian Universalist Principles calls us to affirm and promote "a free and responsible search for truth and meaning."

This list includes every page tagged with "4th Principle (Truth & Meaning)."

  • By Gail Sphar
    From WorshipWeb
    Once there was a wise woman named Athenerva.* Athenerva would travel from town to town in her country, spending a few days, maybe a week in each town. People came to her with difficult problems or arguments they were having with others, and she would help them find their way toward satisfying...
  • By Karen G. Johnston
    From WorshipWeb
    Our hearts are overflowing with lamentation and longing.
  • By Elea Kemler
    From Braver/Wiser
    I hope that this Great Silence, which has come alongside the suffering, holds the beginnings of our healing.
  • By Kenneth P. Langer
    From WorshipWeb
    Let me see that the non-doing is as much a part of life as the doing.
  • By Jude Geiger
    From Braver/Wiser
    We can’t turn back the clock to save lives, but maybe we can change our addiction to productivity that enables our leaders to fail us so tragically.
  • By Laura Mancuso
    From WorshipWeb
    I remain open to new ways of being, surprising sources of joy, and unanticipated discoveries every day.
  • By Jenn Blosser
    From WorshipWeb
    We are in this together, the storm will end, and we will come out on the other side.
  • By Manish Mishra-Marzetti
    From Braver/Wiser
    A new disease, without any cure, is pushing us apart. And, yet, we cannot escape one another. We need one another. Whether I acknowledge it or not, the guarantee of safety does not exist.
  • By Myke Johnson
    From Braver/Wiser
    Jesus had no political power. He lived his whole life in the shadow of the Roman empire, and that empire killed him. Yet Jesus healed the sick, he listened, he moved among the ordinary people, in the lowly places.
  • By Aram Mitchell
    From Braver/Wiser
    I’m confident in our human ability to together muscle our way into renewing our world.