Survey of Religious Progressives is a groundbreaking study of progressive clergy in the Religious Institute’s national network. The report is based on a survey assessing clergy attitudes and congregational action regarding LGBT inclusion and other sexual justice concerns. The report concludes with the Religious Institute’s recommendations for increased attention to sexual health and justice in congregations and denominations.
In July 2009, the Religious Institute, with support from the Unitarian Universalist Veatch Program at Shelter Rock and the leadership staff of the UUA, began a systematic review of the Unitarian Universalist Association’s sexuality-related policies, programs, advocacy, and commitments. The survey and final report were authored by Rev. Debra Haffner, Executive Director of the Religious Institute.