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Workshop 6: Shall We Gather at the River? Religious Tolerance

Workshop 6: Shall We Gather at the River? Religious Tolerance
Workshop 6: Shall We Gather at the River? Religious Tolerance

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  • We need not think alike to love alike. — Francis David Religious tolerance is one of the greatest values of our movement. Perhaps our faith...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: Queen Isabella 25 Activity 2: What Is Tolerance? 25 Activity 3: How Broad...
  • Consider these words from adult participants in a focus group conducted by the Commission on Appraisal, as reported in Engaging Our...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Sign-in sheet and pen/pencil Name tags and markers Workshop 1, Leader Resource 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Optional: Decorative cloth Preparation for Activity Set...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story "Their Souls Would Not Be Satisfied" A crown or tiara Preparation for Activity Read the story...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 1, Religious Tolerance Optional: Computer and digital projector...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 2, Freedom of Belief Optional: Computer and digital projector...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Leader Resource 3, Embracing the Religions of the World Leader Resource 4, Photo of...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Handout 2, Who Is Welcome in Our Congregations? Taking...
  • After the workshop, co-leaders should talk together to evaluate this workshop and plan future workshops. Use these questions to guide your...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: The UUA's Social Justice section on Multiculturalism to view the resource "Reckless Borrowing or...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story "Toribio S. Quimada" Leader Resource 5, Maglipay Universalist An object for meditation focus...
  • We need not think alike to love alike. — Francis David The Unitarian Universalist faith is sometimes captured in three words: freedom,...
  • By the Rev. Dr. Kendyl Gibbons; used with permission. Narrator: We have a very important guest with us today. She has come all the way from...
  • Toribio S. Quimada was a man who knew the meaning and effects of intolerance. Born in 1917 on the island of Cebu in the Philippines,...
  • The Community Church is an institution of religion dedicated to the service of humanity... It substitutes for a private group of persons...
  • From Weaving the Fabric of Diversity , by Jacqui James and Judith A. Frediani (Boston: UUA, 1996). Complete this survey twice—once for the...
  • This workshop explores different faces of religious tolerance. Religious tolerance includes the notion that the practice of different...
  • Full religious tolerance requires acceptance of faiths different from yours as well as acceptance of diverse beliefs among people in your...
  • In the Unitarian and Universalist traditions, there have always been individuals who express not only tolerance toward other's religions,...
  • From the Unitarian Universalist Association archives.
  • The title means "be joyful, Universalist." You can see a video of a congregation singing this hymn. Be joyful, Universalist, come celebrate...
  • Eck, Diana L. A New Religious America (NY: HarperSanFrancisco, 2001) Muir, Frederic John. Maglipay Universalist: A History of the Unitarian...

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