Universal Life Church

Posts Tagged: marriage

There are many theories about why June is a popular month for weddings. In the popular 1954 musical, "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers," the women sing "June Bride":"Oh, they say when you marry in June you're a bride all ...

Category: Ceremonies, Weddings

It's been several months since the shocking allegations have been made against Josh Duggar. The "19 Kids and Counting" star's shocking past came to light as information was leaked about him sexually abusing his sisters a ...

Category: Christianity

Some new advice seems to align very well with traditional old advice that wise parents have given to young adults for ages it seems: marry your best friend. A new economic research paper has found that perhaps the best w ...

Category: Weddings

When Thomas Jefferson penned the phrase "separation of church and state," he may not have been thinking about marriage, but that statement should go hand and hand with 21st century weddings. Over two hundred years after ...

Category: Online Ordination

Around the country, summer is coming to an end as temperatures drop and the foliage begins to turn. There may, however, be couples out there trying to put together the perfect wedding ceremony before the rain begins to f ...

Category: Weddings

The march toward full legal recognition of same-sex couples has been building up momentum this week with a surprising jump in velocity, beginning with the repeal of Proposition 8. In a 2-1 vote, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Co ...

Category: Equal Rights, Morality, Politics, Religion, Social Equality

0 Reasons Why Homophobia Makes No Sense (Part 2)](/assets/ulc/blog/scaled/lesbian-wedding.jpg){.alignleft .size-thumbnail .wp-image-3476 width=150 height=150}In a recent blog entry titled "10 Reasons Why Homophobia Makes ...

Category: Equal Rights, Human Rights, Politics, Social Equality, Citizens Rights

Many Universal Life Church ministers find that the couples whose marriage ceremonies they perform look for the means to immortalize their love and commitment in ways beyond the banal county and/or state government docume ...

Category: Ministry Products

The governor of the State of Washington, the state where the Universal Life Church Ministries is located, has begun an impassioned push for gay marriage. As we have indicated many times before, the ULC firmly supports ma ...

Category: Gay Weddings, Weddings

This Legal Guide is a great resource for lesbian and gay couples in almost every situation.Wading through red tape and legalities is never simple, however, for marginalized populations it can be astoundingly and earth sh ...

Category: Equal Rights, Social Equality, Social Justice, ULC Books