Introduction to Unitarian Universalism: A Bibliography

HISTORY

  • Unitarian Universalism: A Narrative History by David E. Bumbaugh
  • Prophetic Sisterhood: Liberal Women Ministers of the Frontier, 1880-1930 by Cynthia Grant Tucker
  • The Unitarians and the Universalists by David Robinson
  • Out of the Flames: The Remarkable Story of a Fearless Scholar, a Fatal Heresy, and One of the Rarest Books in the World by Lawrence Goldstone and Nancy Goldstone
  • Three Prophets of Religious Liberalism: Channing, Emerson, Parker by Conrad Edick Wright
  • Norbert Fabian Capek: A Spiritual Journey by Richard Henry
  • For Faith and Freedom: A Short History of Unitarianism in Europe by Charles A. Howe
  • Epic of Unitarianism by David Parke
  • Stream of Light: A Short History of American Unitarianism by Conrad Wright
  • The Larger Faith: A Short History of American Universalism by Charles A. Howe
  • The Premise and the Promise: The Story of the Unitarian Universalist Association by Warren Ross
  • 25 Beacon Street: And other recollections by Dana McLean Greeley
  • The Essential Clarence Skinner: A Brief Introduction To His Life And Writings by Clarence Russell Skinner and Charles A. Howe

INSPIRATION

  • Growing a Beloved Community: Twelve Hallmarks of a Healthy Congregation by Tom Owen-Towle
  • Freethinking Mystics with Hands: Exploring the Heart of Unitarian Universalism by Tom Owen-Towle
  • Wholly Joy by Tom Owen-Towle
  • The hymnal: There are wonderful meditative pieces in the back of our hymnal.
  • All of Mary Oliver's poems
  • Everyday Spiritual Practice: Simple Pathways for Enriching Your Life by Scott W. Alexander
  • Simply Pray: Modern Spiritual Practice to Deepen Your Life by Erik Walker Wikstrom

MEDITATION MANUALS

  • Sonata for Voice and Silence: Meditations by Mark Belletini
  • Amethyst Beach: Meditations by Barbara Merritt
  • A Wind Swept over the Waters: Reflections on 60 Favorite Bible Passages by John Nichols
  • Admire The Moon: Meditations by Mary Wellemeyer
  • All the Gifts of Life (Collected Meditations, Volume 3) by Patricia Frevert
  • Awakening the Soul: A Book of Daily Devotions by John Morgan
  • Been in the Storm So Long: A Meditation Manual by Mark D. Morrison-Reed and Jacqui James
  • Consider the Lilies: Meditations by Stephen M. Shick
  • Day of Promise: Selections from Unitarian Universalist Meditation Manuals (Collected Meditations, V. 1)
  • Grasshopper Dreaming: Reflections on Killing and Loving by Jeffrey Alan Lockwood
  • A Guest of the World: Meditations by Jeffrey Alan Lockwood
  • Morning Watch: Meditations by Barbara Pescan
  • Instructions in Joy: Meditations by Nancy Shaffer
  • Listening for Our Song: Collected Meditations (Collected Meditations, V. 4) by Margaret L. Beard (Hardcover - Oct. 1, 2002)
  • Out of the Ordinary: Meditations by Gordon B. McKeeman

HUMOR

  • Did I Say That Out Loud?: Musings from a Questioning Soul by Meg Barnhouse
  • Waking Up the Karma Fairy: Life Lessons and Other Holy Adventures by Meg Barnhouse
  • The Return Of Radio Free Bubba by Meg Barnhouse, Pat Jobe,
  • The Best of Radio Free Bubba by Meg Barnhouse, Pat Jobe,

THEOLOGY

  • A House for Hope: The Promise of Progressive Religion for the Twenty-First Century by John A. Buehrens and Rebecca Ann Parker
  • Blessing the World: What Can Save Us Now by Rebecca Ann Parker and Robert Hardies
  • The Cathedral of the World: A Universalist Theology byForrest Church
  • Love & Death: My Journey through the Valley of the Shadow by F. Forrester Church
  • A Chosen Faith: An Introduction to Unitarian Universalism by John A. Buehrens andForrest Church
  • Bringing God Home: A Spiritual Guidebook for the Journey of Your Life by Forrest Church
  • Being Liberal in an Illiberal Age: Why I Am a Unitarian Universalist by Jack Mendelsohn
  • The Essential Jla: Selected Writings of James Luther Adams by James Luther Adams and George K. Beach
  • Heretics' Faith Vocabulary for Religious Liberals: Fredric John Muir
  • Understanding the Bible by John Buernens
  • Christian Voices in Unitarian Universalism: Contemporary Essays by Kathleen Rolenz
  • Emerson As Spiritual Guide: A Companion to Emerson's Essays for Personal Reflection and Group Discussion by Barry Maxwell Andrews
  • Thoreau as Spiritual Guide : A Companion to Walden for Personal Reflection and Discussion by Barry Maxwell Andrews
  • Faith Without Certainty: Liberal Theology In The 21st Century by Paul Rasor
  • Reason and Reverence: Religious Humanism for the 21st Century by William R. Murry
  • Salted With Fire: Unitarian Universalist Strategies for Sharing Faith and Growing Congregations by Scott W. Alexander

ETHICS SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • Real Peace, Real Security: The Challenges of Global Citizenship (Facets) by Sharon D. Welch
  • A Feminist Ethic of RISK (Other Feminist Voices) by Sharon D. Welch

FOR PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER MENTORS OF CHILDREN

  • Gift Of Faith: Tending the Spiritual Lives of Children by Jeanne Harrison Nieuwejaar

MAGAZINES

  • UU World
  • Quest