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Jesus said: "No one can serve two masters; for a slave will either hate the one and love the other, or be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and wealth."Matthew 6:24Here in Seattle, we are see ...

Category: Human Rights, Morality, Politics, Religion, Spirituality

This last week was a tough one for those who oppose the death penalty on moral grounds: i.e. thou shalt not kill. We saw two very different men put to death in two southern states. These men and their circumstances could ...

Category: Jesus Christ, Politics, Religion, Social Justice, Citizens Rights

Like the controversial "moral" issues of abortion and gay marriage, the debate concerning the usage of stem cells is not likely to subside any time soon. The argument pits two deeply-entrenched parties with firm ideologi ...

Category: Politics, Religion, Christianity

by John BoswellApparently, according to John Boswell, same sex unions used to be alright by the Catholic Church before the advent of science and such.He makes a compelling argument in "Same-Sex Unions in Pre-Modern Europ ...

Category: Jesus Christ, Religion, ULC Books

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

Should religion and politics mix? They inevitably will, but the question is where and how.A debate has been raging, a "culture war" has been decreed and some are asking themselves "what would Jesus do?" while others are ...

Category: Politics, Religion

Chances are, if you are a member of an orthodox Judeo-Christian faith, you aren't familiar with a creepy cast member that is introduced in the Old Testament. The book of Genesis describes a type of being that lives in th ...

Category: End of the World, Religion, Science, Spirituality, Superstitions

Where two conversational taboos meet, Jim Wallis artfully crafts a painfully accurate discussion on America's shortcomings and the possibilities for change and improvements.Jim Wallis has done something big. He has commu ...

Category: Politics, Religion, ULC Books

The ULCM commends New York on their efforts to ensure marriage equality for all citizens by passing legislation legalizing gay marriage!This bill marks the passage of same sex marriage in the largest state thus far; New ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom, Politics, Religion

An unfortunate by-product of the nature of free and easily-obtainable online ordinations are the doubts people have about them. ULC ministers must combat these doubts.Yesterday, the Universal Life Church Ministries's Chu ...

Category: Religion