1st PRINCIPLE:

The inherent worth and dignity of every person;

2nd Principle:

Justice, equity and compassion in human relations;

3rd Principle:

Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our congregations;

4th Principle:

A free and responsible search for truth and meaning;

5th Principle:

The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large;

6th Principle:

The goal of world community with peace, liberty, and justice for all;

7th Principle:

Respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.