Unitarian Universalist History

Catch up on your Unitarian Universalist history this summer.

Denomination History

Your bookstore has several titles, the newest is a just published two-volume history entitled “A Documentary History of Unitarian Universalism” edited by Dan McKanan. Volume I is prior to 1900; Volume II 1900-present.  $20 per volume.


First Unitarian History

We also have a volume published a LONG time ago – 1893!  This is a history of our own church written by Earl Morse Wilbur.  A stock of the books were found in our archives and we are selling them for just $15 each.  There is a limited supply,

And our own Cindy Cumfer wrote an in-depth history of our church titled: “Toward the Beloved Community: The First Unitarian Church of Portland, Oregon 1865-2015”  This book covers our first 150 years!


We have a rich history – whether you want to understand more of our local history or our worldwide denomination’s history.  Your bookstore has many options.