Lima Bean Respect Day And Other Neglected Celebrations

What we honor with a special day or simply a moment of our attention, we elevate in our lives. What needs attention that we neglect too much? (It may or may not be lima beans, celebrated last Saturday by those in the know.) And what do we attend to that we could begin to ignore, the better to pay attention to more important things? Music: Martin Manley, jazz piano

Whither Unitarian Christianity?

Two hundred years ago today, William Ellery Channing proudly claimed the pejorative “Unitarian” and gave a 90-minute sermon called “Unitarian Christianity” in which he proclaimed the centrality of reason in religion. To- day’s sermon will be shorter, but Amy will take up a related issue. How can reason and the other elements of religion co-exist? Music: Teresa Oroco. flute; Orlando Castro, guitar