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Chalice Lightings: Words for Worship

Girls lighting a chalice at the General Assembly Opening Ceremony.

Monthly Global Chalice Reading

The International Council of Unitarians and Universalists distributes a new Global Chalice Reading each month. Congregations are invited to use it during worship services, and to introduce it as a Global Chalice Lighting.

About the Chalice

A flame within a chalice (a cup with a stem and foot), represents the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) and is a symbol of the Unitarian Universalist faith. Read more about the history and symbolism of the flaming chalice.

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  • Connection and Commitment (WorshipWeb)
    by Cynthia Landrum
    Tagged as: Caring, Commitment, Connections, Interdependence, Living Our Faith, Relationships, Reverence, Tradition, Unitarian Universalism, Unity, Wonder
  • Day Break (WorshipWeb)
    by Robin F. Gray
    Tagged as: Covenant, Faith, Family, Freedom, Friendship, Grace, Gratitude, Hope, Journey, Truth
  • Deep Calls Unto Deep, Joy Calls Unto Joy (WorshipWeb)
    by Gordon B McKeeman
    Tagged as: Calling, Caring, Commitment, Community, Covenant, Hope, Journey, Joy, Love, Peace
  • Deepening the Spirit (WorshipWeb)
    by Cynthia Landrum
    Tagged as: Calling, Commitment, Community, Conscience, Faith, Growth, Justice, Love, Solidarity, Spirituality, Unitarian Universalism
  • Determined Seed (WorshipWeb)
    by Laura Wallace
    Tagged as: Commitment, Community, Earth, Faith, Growth, Hope, Joy, Love, Sacred, Worry
  • Divine Spark From Sacred Dark (WorshipWeb)
    by Kathy A Huff
    Tagged as: Discernment, Grace, Growth, Immanence, Meaning, Presence, Revelation, Reverence, Sacred, Unitarian Universalism, Wonder
  • Does the Match Love the Wick (WorshipWeb)
    by Kelly Weisman Asprooth-Jackson
    Tagged as: Commitment, Grace, Growth, Interdependence, Mystery, Transformation
  • Drawn Together (WorshipWeb)
    by Jennifer Gracen
    Tagged as: Character, Community, Covenant, Growth, Hope, Identity, Integrity, Interdependence, Purpose, Vision
  • Embrace The Night (WorshipWeb)
    by Jennifer Gracen
    Tagged as: Acceptance, Awe, Balance, Challenge, Courage, Discernment, Fear, Grace, Mystery, Shadow
  • Esta Luz, This Chalice (WorshipWeb)
    by Raquel V. Reyes
    Tagged as: Coming-of-Age, International, Quinceañera, Unitarian Universalism, Young Adults