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In the spirit of the holiday season, we here at the Universal Life Church Ministries want to share with our ordained ministers an update on our charitable gifts. We recently had the privilege of receiving a letter from t ...

Category: Aid, Ceremonies, Environment, Freedom of Religion, Health and Wellness, Holidays and Observances, Morality, Religion, Religious Items, Spirituality, Superstitions

A curious story was covered in Sunday's edition of the CBS Morning Show--an emerging art and literary movement called "steampunk". The movement might be described a re-imagining of Victorian Britain which includes Victor ...

Category: Biblical Interpretation, Ceremonies, Environment, Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Health and Wellness, Human Rights, Morality, Politics, Religion, Religious Items, Science, Spirituality, Superstitions, Technology, Citizens Rights

Conan O'Brien, the late-night talk show host and comedian, has been officially ordained by the Universal Life Church Ministries. As of October 21st 2010 he joins the ranks of our many celebrity ministers.Conan O'Brien wi ...

Category: Ceremonies, Equal Rights, Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Gay Marriage Etiquette, Gay Weddings, Human Rights, Politics, Social Equality, Social Justice, Weddings, Blessings, Citizens Rights

As the burqa ban sweeps across Europe, Austria is allowing the little known tradition of upturned pasta strainers to appear on driver's licenses.After just two years of fighting, Niko Alm, an Austrian man w ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Politics, Religion, Citizens Rights

National Public Radio (NPR) released a story on June 12 about seven women in Germany who had been secretly ordained under the Roman Catholic Church in early 2002. Since then, the original seven women continued to ordain ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom of Religion, Social Equality, Christianity

Qur'an burning seems severe to some and despicable to most. In fact, many would never imagine doing such a thing. Whether it is because someone is sympathetic to the plight of the average Muslim or because they are able ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights, Christianity

Religion was one of the most time honored family, and even national, traditions. It was passed down from generation to generation as parents woke their children up on Sunday mornings to attend church, teaching them to do ...

Category: Freedom of Religion, Human Rights, Religion, Spirituality

Online ordination is a new hot button issue in religion today with some questioning its validity and bemoaning the secularization of a hallowed institution while others rejoice in the opportunity to have their most sacre ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights, Religion, Social Equality, Social Justice, Technology, Weddings

by: Bruce MagnottiFaith and belief are words that have lost their deep meaning in our language. This article is an attempt to regain some of that depth and understand why these concepts were so important to Jesus and the ...

Category: Freedom of Religion, Religion, Spirituality, Bruce Magnotti, Eastern Philosophy

The fundamental rights put forth in the Constitution of the United States of America have been under assault since the document was ratified on September 17th, 1787 in Philadelphia. The Constitution was almost impossible ...

Category: Freedom, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights