This sermon explores and names shame. The sermon was a finalist for the 2020 Skinner Sermon Awards.
Topic: Contemporary Issue
A Contemporary Issue from a Religious Perspective
A worship service that puts a contemporary issue,sometimes a current social issue, into a religious and spiritual framework. The issue is often viewed through the lens of Unitarian Universalist principles. Our principles urge respect for all people and justice in our relationships with others. These services can be a call to further action. Often, they are a request for the congregation to think more deeply about the issue from a religious perspective.
Universal Salvation is the root of one of our two core theological traditions. Rev Phillip Schulman will present the “submerger” and reemergence of Universalism.
Larry Ward (pronouns- he/him) is a senior teacher in Buddhist Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village tradition
Join us for the largest annual gathering of UUs joining in worship. This powerful, communal worship experience will stream on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at 9 Pacific / 10 Mountain / 11 Central / noon Eastern. Members of the public are welcome to view the service.
Rev. Pratima Dharm delivers the Father’s Day message. She will share the story of her own dad who joined India’s struggle for independence.