A Faith for the Free
A Faith for the Free

"A faith that is not the sister of justice is bound to bring people to grief. It thwarts creation, a divinely given possibility; it robs them of their birthright of freedom in an open universe; it robs the community of the spiritual richness latent in its members; it reduces the person to a best of burden in slavish subservience to a state, a church, or a party—a god made by human hands."

From "A Faith for the Free" in The Prophethood of All Believers (p. 51)

About the Author

  • From the Unitarian Universalist Historical Society Dictionary of Unitarian and Universalist Biography : James Luther Adams (November 12, 1901-July 26, 1994) was a Unitarian parish minister, social activist, journal editor, prolific author, and for more than 40 years a divinity...

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