• Deed Before Creed

    Ethical Societies are where Humanists, Non-theists, Agnostics, Atheists, Believers, and Non-believers join together.
  • Fighting for Civil & Human Rights

    We strive to act so as to bring out the best in others and thereby in ourselves.
  • Exploring Meaning in Life

    We value the importance of living an ethical, responsible, and joyful life.

Ethical Humanism

Ethical Humanism/Ethical Culture is a moral faith that respects the dignity and worth of all life.
Read More

Ethical Action

Ethical Action enables us to help create a better world for all who share it.
Read More

Ethical Education

Ethical Education programming provides life-long learning for life-long growth.
Read More


Vulnerability and Growth: Personal reflections from the National Leaders Council

Hugh Taft-Morales, President of the National Leaders Council (NLC) of the Ethical Humanist Movement, shares some personal reflections about a moment at a recent fall gathering of his clergy colleagues. I don’t think that I’ve cried at any work...
Read More →

We Mourn Leader Emeritus Richard Kiniry

On December 18, 2019 Leader Emeritus Richard Lawrence Kiniry, 76, passed away. Richard served as the Clergy Leader of the Philadelphia Ethical Society from 1990-2011. He spent his college years in a Catholic seminary, raised chickens in India...
Read More →

Featured Platform Talks

Raw Life Meets the Law

Posted on 28 Jan 2019

Einstein’s Religion

Posted on 14 Jan 2019

Undone By Women

Posted on 28 Mar 2018

AEU in the News