Proposed 8th Principle Information Sessions & Conversation Cafes
Thursday, November 18, 7–8 p.m. via Zoom
Sunday, November 21, 10:30–11:15 a.m. and 12:15–1:30 p.m. in Emerson
Sunday, December 5, 10:30–11:15 a.m. & 12:15–1:30 p.m. in Emerson
Thursday, December 9, 7–8 p.m. via Zoom
- What is the proposed 8th UU Principle?
- Where did it come from?
- Why is it being proposed?
- Why are individual UU congregations being asked to adopt it?
UUC will be voting on adopting the proposed 8th UU Principle in 2022. If you have questions, would like more information or have reflections you would like to share about the proposed 8th UU Principle, please join us.
- On Zoom on Thursday, November 18, from 7–8 p.m. for an 8th Principle informal Information Session.
- Grab a cup of coffee and join us for 8th Principle Conversation Cafes in the Emerson room (downstairs) on Sunday, November 21, between services and after the second service.
These sessions will provide information and answers to the questions mentioned above, as well as other questions that UUC members bring or reflections that you would like to share. If you can’t make these dates, please join us in December on the dates listed above.
UUC 8th Principle Endorsements from UUC Groups and Members
We continue to receive endorsements from UUC groups and personal testimonials from members. See uuchurch.org/social-justice/proposed-8th-uu-principle/endorsements/ to read the new endorsement from the Economic Development Team (as well as previous endorsements). See uuchurch.org/social-justice/proposed-8th-uu-principle/testimonials/ to read a new written testimonial by UUC member Anne Eskridge (as well as previous testimonials).
For more information on UUC’s 8th Principle Process visit the Proposed 8th UU Principle webpage.
Contact: Jewels Mellen.
The Proposed 8th Principle of Unitarian Universalism
“We, the member congregations of the Unitarian Universalist Association, covenant to affirm and promote: journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.” www.8thprincipleuu.org