Jim Richardson

How I Failed the Berrigan Test

The Berrigan brothers, Daniel and Philip, both Catholic priests, were leaders in the anti-war and anti-draft movements during the Vietnam War. Daniel, an intellectual and a theologian, complemented Philip’s political and social activism. Along with seven other Catholic protesters, they burned the records of the Catonsville draft board and spent time in jail. Come to explore, through their writings and resistance, how their life-long devotion to peace and social justice aligns with our Unitarian Universalism principles.