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Upcoming Events

Jul 31
Washington DC
all day

Aug 8
UU Congregation of Delaware County - 145 West Rose Tree Road, Media, PA 19063
all day

Aug 10
Grove Hall Retreat Center, Ocean Grove, NJ
all day

Aug 15
Zigler Retreat Center - 500 Main Street, New Windsor, MD 21776
all day

Aug 17

Welcome to the Joseph Priestley District

...serving 71 congregations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Northern Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

"It is the mission of the Joseph Priestley District to develop and strengthen a community of healthy congregations and affiliates, striving for diversity of theology and culture, deepening our sense of mutual accountability to each other and the movement."

Address: 100 W. 10th Street, Suite 1008, Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: 302-778-4564, Toll Free: 800-351-6637

District News & Notes

Introducing Our New District Executive

The JPD Board and the UUA Office of Congregational Life are very pleased to announce the appointment of Reverend David Pyle as our new JPD District Executive.

Rev. Pyle is highly effective in the realms of leadership development, program administration, and social justice...

Jubilee Anti-Racism Training

JOIN the Joseph Priestley District’s
Jubilee Anti-Racism Training
August 22-24, 2014

Do you wish to nurture your congregation’s multicultural future in the face of opposing cultural currents? Do you wish to deepen your understanding of how race and ethnicity play out in our institutions and our...

White Allies Working for Racial Justice

White Allies Working for Racial Justice
September 26-28, 2014
UU Church of the Restoration
, 6900 Stenton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA  19150

White Allies Working For Racial Justice
Weekend Workshop

As part of the broader Unitarian Universalist effort to build an anti-racist multicultural religious community, UU Allies for Racial Equity (ARE)...

JPD Racial Justice Conference

JPD Racial Justice Conference
November 7-8, 2014
UU Congregation of Sterling, VA

We are happy to invite you to participate in the Joseph Priestley District 10th Annual Racial Justice Conference. This year will be an exciting experience of the arts, inspired by the Jazz Poetry Slams that have taken root at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Sterling, in Virginia.

The arts...