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"Whole Person Humanism", a Sermon by John Hooper at UU Congregation of Danbury

Date and time: 
Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 9:00am
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Danbury
24 Clapboard Ridge Road
Danbury, Connecticut
United States

Science is not enough. The stereotypical view of Humanism as a purely rational worldview, centered on a third–person perspective of the world, has become obsolete.  Science, itself, has demonstrated that we are hard-wired for empathy and connection.  Moreover, members of the most rapidly growing segment of Americans consider themselves to be “spiritual but not religious.” Whole person Humanism integrates first-person experience, second-person empathy, and third-person rationality into a life stance that can fully appreciate the wonder and celebrate the awe of being alive. Read more about "Whole Person Humanism", a Sermon by John Hooper at UU Congregation of Danbury »

National Day of Reason

Date and time: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 (All day)

A consortium of leaders from within the community of reason endorsed the idea of a National Day of Reason. This observance is held in parallel with the National Day of Prayer, on the first Thursday in May each year. The goal of this effort is to celebrate reason—a concept all Americans can support—and to raise public awareness about the persistent threat to religious liberty posed by government intrusion into the private sphere of worship. Read more about National Day of Reason »

Humanist Forum of Central Kentucky, May Meeting

Date and time: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 7:00pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Lexington
3564 Clay's Mill Rd. The Great Hall
Lexington, Kentucky
United States

Marcie Christensen is going to speak to the Forum about "Dining for Women", a non-profit movement to help women and girls internationally, and the basic human rights that are denied to women all over the world.

From the Dining for Women website: Read more about Humanist Forum of Central Kentucky, May Meeting »

Metro NY District Annual Meeting

Date and time: 
Friday, May 2, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, May 3, 2014 (All day)
Morristown Hyatt Hotel
Headquarters Plaza
Morristown, New Jersey
United States

Come meet UU Humanist Association president John Hooper at the District Assembly. John will be tabling in the "UU Network Mall" exhibit room. John will be receiving the June Z. Gillespie Award, "named to honor a former District UUA Trustee and District President, recognizing an individual who has encouraged congregational participation in denominational affairs at the District or national level".  Read more about Metro NY District Annual Meeting »


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