Freedom to Submit (Sermon Recording)

One of the largest and fasting growing global religions, “Islam,” emphasizes submission as the central ethic of the spiritual life. Is this the opposite of the Unitarian Universalist emphasis on personal freedom in religion? We’ll explore the relationship of freedom to submission by looking at interesting parallels between the Qu’ran (the holy text of Islam) and one of the great texts devoted to freedom: Walden by Henry David Thoreau.