Unity Church-Unitarian's Sermon Podcasts

What is sin in a liberal and progressive faith? Janne will examine how sin has been viewed in Unitarian Universalism and what might be sins in today’s church. Janne is joined by Balazs Scholar Endre Nagy who will explore sin in the Transylvanian church.


Despite history's best efforts at creating commandments and rules of all sorts and sizes, sin can be hard to pin down in specifics. Explore what these ambiguities mean for our ability to wrestle honestly with the definition of sin - and to address it in the world and in ourselves.

Direct download: I_Know_It_When_I_See_It_Karen_Hering_March_22_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Sin -- posted at: 4:45pm CST

From Augustine to Aquinas, from Freud to Matthew Fox, understandings of the nature of sin have shifted and evolved. Though we have rejected the concept of original sin and though many of us have distanced ourselves from shame-based theologies, we can’t ignore the fact that they exist.

Direct download: A_Brief_History_of_Sin_Rob_Eller-Isaacs_March_15_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Sin -- posted at: 1:33pm CST

Engaging the concept of sin can be a challenge. Confronting the possibility that sin might engage us can be even more challenging. The traces that we leave on the wind, the footprints we leave in the sand... Evidence of our having lived... sometimes wastefully.

Direct download: Visiting_Sin_Leon_Dunkley_March_8_2009.mp3
Category:Worship Theme: Sin -- posted at: 2:39pm CST

What are the ideas which guide th eliving of your life? What are the blessings and assurances that echo in the liminal spaces between slumber and awakening?

Direct download: The_Words_We_Dimly_Hear_Rev._Vail_Weller_March_1_2009.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:57pm CST