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In 1916, a 416-seat chapel was added at the rear of the building and it is from here that Unity Church Universal’s Sunday Service is live streamed Sunday mornings at 11am Central time.With its slanted floor and theater seating, the chapel looks more like an auditorium than as a sanctuary, and the early worship services were called "meetings." The simple and elegant stained glass windows remain today, as do the matching chandeliers. In 1949 the congregation that had worshipped here for 43 years moved to the new temple on Country Club Plaza and sold the property. Neteler continues as senior minister to the small but committed congregation.
This unity, we believe, subsists in the Catholic Church.” He said that the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is “an important appointment to reflect on the tragedy of the division of the Christian community and to pray with Jesus Himself ‘that they may all be one so that the world may believe.'” This is the reason that Christian unity is so important!
Because Christ desires it, the Popes ask us to pray for it and because “it is through Christ’s Catholic Church alone, which is the universal help toward salvation, that the fullness of the means of salvation can be obtained” (Vatican II, , No. Popes Ask for Prayer for Christian Unity Both Pope Benedict XVI and Pope John Paul II asked us to pray for this unity of the Church.
Pope John Paul II prayed, “May God hasten the unity of all Christians, so that we may overcome the divisions of the second millennium.” He said that it is “God’s plan” that the Church work to “gather all Christians into unity.” In the powerful summation to his encyclical, ), he forcefully repeated this hope.
This auditorium served as the platform for Charles and Myrtle Fillmore's ministry throughout their lives. Since the reopening in 1982, thousands of visitors from all over the world have come to see the historic structure.
After Myrtle's passing in 1931, Charles carried on for a few years and then turned the pulpit over to Dr. You are invited to join us at 11am CENTRAL time (same as Chicago).
At least two of Unity Church’s ministers are buried.