1984 - At General Assembly in Columbus, Ohio, the Unitarian Universalist Association passed the historic Gay and Lesbian Services of Union Resolution. This resolution affirmed the conducting of services of union for gay and lesbian couples by UUA ministers, and asked UUA faith communities to support these unions.
Reprinted with the permission of Skinner House Books. This Day in Unitarian Universalist History by Frank Schulman is available at (800) 215-9076 or www.uua.org/bookstore.
Harvard Square Library is excited to welcome Rev. Susan Ritchie to Harvard Square Library as our new Director, starting June 1, 2016. Rev. Ritchie serves as minister to the North Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Lewis Center, Ohio. She is a historian with a lifelong passion for presenting the riches of the liberal religious intellectual tradition as vibrantly and widely as possible. She appreciates very much Harvard Square Library’s stewardship of invaluable historical resources. “I’ve long used the HSL as resource myself. Herb Vetter’s original vision was so ahead of its time, and Director Emily Mace has expanded on the collection in extremely thoughtful ways—I have frequently benefited from her curation...more