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Unitarian Universalism

Pronunciation: /ˌyo͞onəˌterēən ˌyo͞onəˈvərsəlizəm/


The religious denomination formed in 1961 by the merger of the Unitarians and the Universalists.
Example sentences
  • Other panelists represented Roman Catholic Christianity, Brahma Kumari, Hinduism, Baha'i, Unitarian Universalism, Jainism, Protestant Christianity, Sikhism and Islam.
  • Contemporary Unitarian Universalism has no creed and is an alternative to creed-based religions.
  • One of the most striking features of Unitarian Universalism is the fact that our liberal religious movement does not impose a creed, or set of common beliefs, about spiritual matters.


Unitarian Universalist

Example sentences
  • He will be in San Diego on May 9th at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, 4190 Front Street, from 7 to 9 p.m.
  • This article is the text of his speech to the General Body Assembly of the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations on 27th June 2003 at Boston, in the United States.
  • ‘People realized that if we were going to get this bill passed, they had to tell their personal stories,’ says Jane Dwinell, minister of a Unitarian Universalist Church parish in Derby Line, a small town near the Canadian border.
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