7th Principle (Interconnected Web)

The seventh of Our Unitarian Universalist Principles calls us to affirm and promote "respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part."

This list includes every page tagged with "7th Principle (Interconnected Web)."

  • Gifts to the COVID-19 Pandemic Response will be used to provide financial assistance to congregations and related UU entities, as well as to UU religious professionals and administrative staff impacted by this national crisis.
  • By Erika A. Hewitt
    From Braver/Wiser
    If two is the smallest number in ethics, it's also the smallest seed of certainty; the way not to get lost. Because the ultimate test, when the fear and grief finally give way to clarity, is knowing ourselves by how well we cared for one another.
  • By Lynn Gardner
    From WorshipWeb
    We are keepers of the tree because this is where we are nourished. This is where some of our most precious memories are, and where our people have dreamed. This is where we remember who we want to become.
  • By Jim Ross
    From UU World

    Teen climate activist Sophia Geiger fights for systemic change.

  • By Heather Beasley Doyle
    From UU World

    A Breakthrough Congregation’s teen-led religious education program revitalizes First Religious Society in Carlisle, Massachusetts.

  • By Florence Caplow
    From WorshipWeb
    May we remember that all animals are our relatives, worthy of our care and respect.
  • By Hope Jahren
    From WorshipWeb
    When you go into a forest you probably tend to look up at the plants that have grown so much taller than you ever could. You probably don’t look down, where just beneath your single footprint sits between one hundred and one thousand seeds, each one alive and waiting.
  • By Alex Jensen
    From WorshipWeb
    Remind us to be gentle; may we love mercy and kindness, recalling the times when we've fallen short ourselves.
  • By Shari Woodbury
    From WorshipWeb
    May the grace of the world leave a lasting imprint in you.
  • By Amanda Udis-Kessler
    From WorshipWeb
    In paying attention to the people in our lives, we give thanks for their presence and work to support them to the best of our abilities.