Unitarian Universalist

noun

Definition of Unitarian Universalist

:a person who belongs to a religion that allows its members to freely choose their own religious beliefs and that supports liberal social action

Word by Word Definitions

unitarian play
  1. : one who believes that the deity exists only in one person

  2. : a member of a denomination that stresses individual freedom of belief, the free use of reason in religion, a united world community, and liberal social action

  3. : an advocate of unity or a unitary system

universalism play universalist
  1. : a theological doctrine that all human beings will eventually be saved

  2. : the principles and practices of a liberal Christian denomination founded in the 18th century originally to uphold belief in universal salvation and now united with Unitarianism

  3. : something that is universal in scope


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