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Summer 2011, Vol.XXV No.2

Summer 2011, Vol.XXV No.2 cover

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Before words
Spirituality is an awareness of the gap between what you can experience and what you can describe.
By Doug Muder in Ideas

Rooted and growing
The Unitarian Universalist Association celebrates its golden anniversary.
By Christopher L. Walton in Ideas

A good and positive venture
Despite difficulties, Unitarians and Universalists have forged a new identity together.
By O. Eugene Pickett in Ideas

Key moments in UUA history
Prophetic witness, institutional challenges, and cultural change.
By Christopher L. Walton in Ideas

Doors opened to women
As women entered the ministry, Unitarian Universalist language and habits changed.
By Carolyn S. Owen-Towle in Ideas

The unfulfilled dream
We neglected the Universalist challenge of restating our core convictions in contemporary terms.
By David E. Bumbaugh in Ideas

The life of the spirit
We are discovering Universalism's theological bounty.
By Denise T. Davidoff in Ideas

Let mission drive us
Welcoming change requires a strong sense of a congregation's mission.
By Joanna Fontaine Crawford in Ideas

With diversity comes strength
Our congregations are only starting to embrace what we teach our children.
By Barb Greve in Ideas