International Council of Unitarians and Universalists

ICUU Special Council Meeting – NOV 2017

ICUU Special Council Meeting Minutes November 9, 2017 Thursday 9 November 2017 at 13:00 Coordinated Universal Time. The meeting will be conducted online, using “zoom”. This meeting is open to council members and observers. All delegates/proxies from Full Member Groups were asked to complete a delegate form in advance to be able to vote during […]

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November 2017

The words of Rev. Tet Gallardo minister in the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Philippines   Filipino:  “Minsan Isang Sandali” Kung minsan may kaseguruhan, kung minsan may pagtataka, kung minsan may pagbabadya, kung minsan may pagkabigo, kung minsan may simula, kung minsan may katapusan, kung minsan may pahinga at walang kailangang gawin, ngunit  tayo’y laging […]

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October 2017

The words of Rev. Harrison Kingsley minister of the Unitarian Christian Church of Chennai, India   Tamil நாம் இந்த தீபத்தை ஏற்றும்போது நாம் அன்பின் ஐக்கியத்தோடு இணைக்கபட்டுள்ளதை உணர்வோமாக.நம் மனம்,உடல்,ஆன்மாவிலிருந்து இருள் அகன்றுபோவதாக.இந்த தொழுகையில் பங்குபெறும் நாம் நம்மை உண்டாக்கியவர் நமக்கு கொடுத்துள்ள அன்பையும்,பெலனையும் நினைவுகூருவோமாக!நமக்குள்ளான மனிதத்தன்மை நமக்கு புதிய நம்பிக்கையை கொடுக்கட்டும்.உண்மையுடனும்,முழு சிந்தையுடனும் தேவனை தொழுதுகொள்ளும் நாம் அன்பையும்,நன்மைகளையும் பிறருக்கு கொடுக்கும்படி அன்பினால் கட்டப்படுவோமாக   Naam indha […]

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Faithify

10 DAYS LEFT to Support our Global Faith Communities

ICUU works with emerging & existing Unitarian/Universalist communities to help train and educate their current & upcoming leaders in areas of religious life. We strive to assist U/U communities around the world to build strong, vibrant, and self-sustaining congregations. To help do this we have launched a Regional Faith & Leadership Development Faithify campaign. Please […]

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September 2017

The words of Arthur Waskow from the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee English We are the generation that stands between the fires. Behind us the flame and smoke that rose from Auschwitz and from Hiroshima, Before us the nightmare of a Flood of Fire, The flame and smoke that consume all earth. It is our task to […]

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August 2017

The words of this month’s Global Chalice Lighting are from Lizette Oliver On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Cape Town Unitarian Church, South Africa: 1867 – 2017 English: In the shadow of sacred mountains, we, the assembled Unitarians, light this Chalice, marking this dedicated sacred time together. We do so with intent, […]

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June 2017

The words of this month’s Global Chalice Lighting are the text of the theme song of the first gathering of Unitarians and Universalists all over Europe: European Unitarians Together (EUT)[1] „Glaube ohne Grenzen?” “Faith without borders?“ written by Martha Hicks, Frank Kubitschek, Andrea Offner, Roland Weber. Wir entzünden diese Kerze mit dem Refrain des Themen-Songs […]

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United States,UUA

UUA Presidential Candidates Respond to International Questions

I am happy to share, with our ICUU community, that the three candidates for UUA President have respondedto five questions about international U/U engagement posed by the UU International Joint Working Group (ICUU, UU Partner Church Council, and UUA International Office).  CLICK HERE to read their responses along with the joint statement on international engagement […]

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