Principles of Unitarian Universalism
First Parish is a welcoming Unitarian Universalist congregation that seeks ways
to deepen spiritually, build community,
and make a positive difference in the world.
First Parish in Concord strives to make the world a better place by encouraging open and respectful discourse and collaboration on social justice issues, in accordance with our mission statement and the Seven Principles of Unitarian Universalism.
|1st Principle:||The inherent worth and dignity of every person;|
|2nd Principle:||Justice, equity and compassion in human relations;|
|3rd Principle:||Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our congregations;|
|4th Principle:||A free and responsible search for truth and meaning;|
|5th Principle:||The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large;|
|6th Principle:||The goal of world community with peace, liberty, and justice for all;|
Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part;
Journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.