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Connecting with Nature: Find Your Power Animal

Left feeling a spiritual void after you failed to be raptured on the 21stof May? Unsure of where to take your spiritual journey between now and the next predicted end of the world in December of 2012? Why not go retro a ...

Category: Spirituality ULC Topics

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Richard Dawkins and the God Delusion

He is unapologetic and fanatical in his argument against religion and religious fundamentalism. In his book, The God Delusion, Richard Dawkins seeks to refute the idea of a personal god. He concludes that there is absolu ...

Category: ULC Books

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A Last Minute Rapture Guide

So this is it. The rapture 2011 is upon us. You have opened your sacramental wine, made your /21/2011: the Rapture](/assets/ulc/blog/scaled/ominous-street-sign.jpg){.alignright .size-medium .wp-image-1154 width=300 heigh ...

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Old Claims about the New Testament

Bart D. Ehrman, a Biblical scholar has made the stale, albeit explosive, claim that the New Testament is forged in his aptly titled book, Forged. While some more devout Christian scholars have taken up virtual arms ag ...

Category: Science Christianity

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The Official ULC Rapture Dinner Party

Let's face it folks, your last meal should be a great one, offering your guests comfort but with enough razzle dazzle that they'll remember it till the end of their days. We're going with a Surf & Turf combo here bec ...

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The Only Astrology Book You'll Ever Need

A staple in the libraries of astrologers and the astrologically curious, The Only Astrology Book You'll Ever Need has recently been updated and republished in order to be more applicable to today's reader. The revamped a ...

Category: ULC Books

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Friday the 13th - Universal Life Church

One of the most well-known superstitions throughout the world is the mysticism surrounding Friday the 13th. The superstition spans across centuries, continents and cultures. From pre-Christian beliefs that Friday was a s ...

Category: Superstitions

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Presbyterians Vote to Allow Gay Clergy

After 33 years of debate, ranging from polite to contentious, the Presbyterian Church (USA) has voted to overturn a ban on gay clergy. This decision is in no way absolute however, it only states that congregations may al ...

Category: Equal Rights Social Equality Social Justice

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Joe Strupp: Pot-Stirring Reporter by Day, Minister by Day, too.

With over 17 years of experience writing, reporting and editing, Joe Strupp is the quintessential "writer". He is known for covering and debating controversial topics, and not being afraid to lend his opinion. Highly reg ...

Category: Minister Profile

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What About the Dog?

Since the beginning of time, man has speculated about the end of it. When would the world end? This has become a bit of a trending topic lately, as the Mayan calendar is speculated to end in 2012, and other religions for ...

Category: End of the World

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