Speaker: Dr. Paul Friedman

From the Ten Commandments to Seven Principles

SUUF Member Paul Friedman, PhD., will provide this week’s talk, “From the Ten Commandments to UU’s Seven  Principles.”  Both “lists” offer guidelines for living a good life; both are widely respected.  This in-depth exploration will reveal what they have in common, how they differ; and how each was beautifully suited to the world in which it appeared.

A Deep Dive Into the Golden Rule

The Golden Rule is a Universalist example of wisdom—it’s a central principle in nearly all the world’s religions.  Yet it’s often violated, sometimes even in the name of those faiths and by their leaders.  Understanding why requires a deep dive into where the Golden Rule … read more.