The Spiritual Roots of Democracy

The fifth principle of our free faith tradition states “we covenant to affirm and promote the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.” Why do we so esteem this particular system of governance?

Centering Thought: The strongest democracies flourish from frequent and lively debate, but they endure when people of every background and belief find a way to set aside smaller differences in service of a greater purpose. – Barack Obama

 

Share the plate: Partner Church Program
Celebrant: Sara Pickett, Anchor: Tom Ellis
Music: Guy Hallman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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