UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISTS BELIEVE
We believe in the freedom of religious expression ~ encouraging all individuals to develop their own personal theology and express it through dialogue and
We believe in the acceptance of religious ideas ~ welcoming all religions in every age and culture, discovering their
intrinsic merit and value for our own spiritual growth.
We believe in the validity of reason and conscience ~ advocating responsible personal choice and individual decision.
We believe in the never-ending search for truth ~ inspired
by wisdoms that are infinitely numerous, eternally fruitful, and wondrously exciting.
We believe in the unity of experience ~ knowing that faith and knowledge, the sacred and the secular all have their source in the same reality.
We believe in the worth and dignity of each human being ~ avowing that all people on earth have an equal claim to life, liberty, and justice—and no idea, ideal,
or philosophy is superior to a single human life.
We believe in the ethical application of religion in our
lives ~ extending faith into social and community involvement.
We believe in the positive power of love ~ guided by love as the essential principle in human relationships.
We believe in the necessity of the democratic process ~ opening our actions, decisions, and ideas to scrutiny, empowering people to govern themselves.
We believe in the importance of a religious community ~ providing a critical platform along with a network of mutual support.