WHEREAS, in order to provide a unified approach, five of the religious bodies
have already passed resolutions endorsing this statement and many others will
consider it at meetings shortly; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees of the Unitarian Universalist Association has
endorsed the statement and encourages similar endorsement by wider
representation in our denomination;
BE IT RESOLVED: That the 1980 General Assembly to the Unitarian Universalist
Association endorse "A Religious Statement on Abortion: A Call to Commitment"
prepared by the Religious Coalition on Abortion Rights; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED: That the 1980 General Assembly urges that educational
programs and efforts be pressed forward to foster responsibility in sexual
conduct in the interest of reducing unwanted pregnancies.
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