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Sunday, July 25th at 11:00 a.m.“UUA Women & Religion”Alice Carnes, guest speakerFill our our visitor form to join us on Sunday: buff.ly/3oc3YpYVisit our Vimeo channel to view previous services: buff.ly/33MA02hIn the 1960’s and 1970’s UUA women became increasingly upset by the non-inclusive language that dominated our faith. Both UU women and men were unhappy with the references from our original 1961 principles that included, the dignity of men, ideals of brotherhood, love to man, and to encourage cooperation with men of good will. The 1977 Women & Religion Resolution passed unanimously at General Assembly. The work that followed developed educational materials for women and religion, focused on women in leadership & in the ministry and led to the rewriting of our UUA principles.Alice Carnes was a member of Piedmont UU Church from 2009 until 2017. She and her husband Lee moved to Pittsburgh, PA for Lee’s work promotion. They are members of the First Unitarian Church in Pittsburgh. Alice is co-chair of Women’s Alliance, a member of the Worship Team and the Dance Choir. She is the Volunteer Coordinator for UUWomenspirit a retreat held semiannually at the Mountain Retreat and Learning Center near Highlands, NC. ... See MoreSee Less
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