Sunday Services

Our Wounds and Our Work

Diana Davies (Divinity Graduate Student)

In order to do interfaith social justice work, Unitarian Universalists must be prepared to work closely with people who share some (racial and economic justice) but not all (LGBT and reproductive rights) of our values and goals. At the same time, many of us need to heal the religious wounds left from our faith of upbringing before we can fully engage with people of more conservative faiths. How do we learn to pray and work with people of other faiths, even as we stay true to our most deeply-held principles?