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October 30, 2016 - Sermon – When We Disagreed

Sermon presented by Lay Worship Associate – Jay Kiskel Oct 30, 2016 at Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Sandy Springs, Georgia Note: Readings are at the end of the sermon Sermon With whom do we covenant? To whom do we extend our

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February 23, 2016 - Merger of Atlanta’s Universalists and Unitarians 1918

by Digital Archivist Summary In 1918, the Universalists and Unitarians in Atlanta officially merged their congregations to form the Liberal Christian Church. The combined congregations adopted the Unitarian church at 301 West Peachtree Street (later 669 West Peachtree Street) as their

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December 14, 2015 - The Paradox of Theodore Parker: Transcendentalist, Abolitionist and White Supremacist

THE PARADOX OF THEODORE PARKER: TRANSCENDENTALIST, ABOLITIONIST, AND WHITE SUPREMACIST. by  JIM KELLEY A Thesis Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in the College of Arts and Sciences Georgia State University 2015

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April 1, 2015 - Sermon – Early UU History in Atlanta

Sermon presented by Lay Worship Associate – Jay Kiskel March 22, 2105 at Northwest Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Sandy Springs, Georgia Note: Readings are at the end of the sermon Sermon Our readings today were selected to help us appreciate just

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September 1, 2003 - Unitarian and Universalist Atlanta History Summary 1879 to 2003

1879 – First Universalist Church had a small congregation in 1879 organized by Reverend W.C. Bowman, but he moved on and Universalism was disappeared for a few years. 1882 – Church of Our Father-Unitarian formed by Rev. George L. Chaney

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June 10, 1997 - History of Unitarians In Atlanta by Rev. Jeff Jones

Trying to characterize one hundred years of the history of any group or organization in a simple sermon is of necessity an impossible task to do accurately and well. But to try to summarize one hundred years of Unitarianism with

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June 1, 1997 - Prophets of the Southern Kingdom

Prophets of the Southern Kingdom: Unitarian Universalist Contributions to Race Relations in Atlanta by Jeffrey G. Jones Summer 1997 Living the principles of Unitarian Universalism in the South has been a formidable but rewarding undertaking for many. The challenge of

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December 5, 1994 - Shelter Neck’s Unitarian School

The following document was prepared by Eunice Milton Benton in December 1994 as her thesis for her Master’s of Arts Degree in Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi.    Copyright by Eunice Milton Benton, 1994  All rights reserved. TABLE OF

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January 1, 1982 - Unitarian Universalists in Atlanta 100 Years

Unitarian Universalists In Atlanta Centennial Issue 1882-1982 Published by the Centennial Anniversary Committee of the Atlanta Area Unitarian Universalist Congregations Feriel Feldman Chair   ©1982 Centennial Anniversary Committee of the Atlanta Area Unitarian Universalist Congregations Jo Graham Stern Editor Click here

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October 20, 1978 - MARTA Commissioned Historical Report on West Peachtree Street Church before Demolition

October 20, 1978 Mr. Richard Stanger Urban Design Section Planning and Marketing Division MARTA 401 West Peachtree St., N.W. Atlanta, GA 30308 Dear Mr. Stanger: Enclosed herewith is the historical narrative with photographs of The Abbey (The Atlanta Unitarian Church,

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