Every race, every nation and
every culture has its
contribution to make in your
world. It is like a mighty
orchestra in which every
instrument contributes its part
to achieve harmony of music
which produces the greatest
beauty. What are considered
the uncivilized and the
lowliest have their parts to
play in the great unfolding
Spiritualist Church Associations and Directories
|Directory of Spiritualist Organizations in Canada|
|Please use this directory for the current and accurate information in regards to all Spiritualist organizations in Canada. Hosted by the SRIC.|
|Spiritualist National Union|
|The SNU's main function is to promote the advancement and diffusion of the religious philosophy of Spiritualism, on the basis of the Seven Principles.|
|The International Spiritualist Alliance|
|Open directory listing spiritualist churches. Site hosted by the International Spiritualist Alliance.|
|National Spiritualist Association of Churches United States|
|(NSAC) This site offers a good directory and information on the oldest and largest organization related the Science, Philosophy and Religion of Modern Spiritualism.|
Sites of Interest
|Lily Dale, N.Y.|
|Lilydale is the largest spiritualist community in the world. The grounds include several Spiritualist churches, a museum, guest houses, and shops and offers a special education and information program during the summer months.|
|Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp|
|Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp is a hundred year old community of spiritually-minded people located in Central Florida.|
|Bolton Spiritualist Church|
|Affiliated sister church of the East Hamilton Spiritual Church that is located in Bolton, England.|
|National Spiritual Alliance|
|Located in Lake Pleasant, Massachusetts, was founded in 1913, and is an offshoot of the New England Spiritualist Campmeeting Association formed in 1874.|
|Internet site for the celebrated British spiritual healer Harry Edwards.|
|National Federation of Spiritual Healers|
|National Federation of Spiritual Healers (NFSH) - healer referral service and healing development training & courses.|
Spiritualist Writers and Education
|The story of the life of British medium Helen Duncan.|
|Andrew Jackson Davis|
|Information on the life and teachings of Andrew Jackson Davis.|
|Arthur Findlay College|
|The Arthur Findlay College offers facilities where students can study Spiritualist philosophy and religious practice, Spiritualist healing and awareness, spiritual and psychic unfoldment.|
|Arthur Findlay Society|
|The Arthur Findlay Society promotes Findlay’s scientific approach and networks with other organisations that recognise that proving survival is based only on scientific experiments and personal experiences and not on belief, faith or superstition.|
|The Fox Sisters|
|The story of the Fox sisters and the Hydesville rappings.|
|Franz Anton Mesmer|
|Details on the life and influence of Franz Anton Mesmer.|
|The Morris Pratt Institute|
|The Morris Pratt Institute offers information and education courses on modern Spiritualism.|
|The Silver Birch Teachings given through the mediumship of Maurice Barbanell.|
|William Thomas Stead|
|A web site on the life and career of William Thomas Stead a Victorian publisher who wrote several titles of note on Spiritualism.|
|A noted Swedish scientist, philosopher and theologian, best known for his writings, in which he presents ideas for a new spiritual era.|
|Information on White Eagle, a spirit who who worked through medium Grace Cooke.|
Bookstores and Publications
|NSAC On-line Bookstore|
|Books, supplies and lyceum information.|
|SNU Spiritualist Publications|
|Books, supplies and lyceum information.|
|Spirit Writings E-library|
|On-line access to books on spirit, mediumship, teachings and related topics.|
|Two Worlds Magazine|
|Two Worlds magazine for Spiritualists was founded in 1887 by Emma Hardinge Britten|
|Implications of Spiritualism Barbanell, Maurice. 1930.
"Properly understood, Spiritualism will become one of the greatest forces for good in the world."
|Modern American Spiritualism Britten, Emma Hardinge. New York: 1870|
|The History of Spiritualism Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan 1926
This book on Modern Spiritualism traces the history of spiritualism through the early 20th century, and includesprofiles of such prominent spiritualists as Emmanuel Swedenborg.
|The Vital Message Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan 1938
This, one of Doyle's most read volumes, contains a wealth of information relating to survival research, its prominent figures and how this exciting and ground-breaking research affects religion.
|Principles of Nature, Nature's Divine Revelation Davis, Andrew Jackson.
A collection of 157 lectures dictated by Davis’ while in a elevated mental trance which he called “The Superior Condition.” While in this state he was able to visit the spiritual universe and relay his impressions. This work is generally accepted as the founding philosophy of Spiritualism; difficult to read but essential to an understanding of it.
|The Great Harmonia Volumes 1 - 5 Davis, Andrew Jackson. .1850-1859
A series of 5 volumes written by Davis which expanded on the writings in “Principles of Nature” to give a more practical explanation and interpretation of the concepts.
The Great Harmonia, Vol. 1, The Physician
The Great Harmonia, Vol. 2, The Teacher
The Great Harmonia, Vol. 3, The Seer
The Great Harmonia, Vol. 4, The Reformer
The Great Harmonia, Vol. 5, The Thinker
|The Survival of Man Lodge, Sir Oliver. London: 1909
The author's conviction of man's survival of bodily death - a conviction based on a large range of natural facts - is well known; and in this volume some idea can be gained as to the kind of foundation on which in the future he considers that this belief will in due course be scientifically established. Downloadable version
|Raymond: Life and Death Lodge, Sir Oliver. London: 1916
The account of his son’s death in the first World War in 1915. Part One of the book documents the life of Raymond and the events leading up to his death. Part Two documents the successful attempts of the family to make contact with the discarnate Raymond through mediumship. Part Three concerns Lodge’s beliefs about and philosophy of the After-life.
|On the Edge of the Etheric Findlay, Arthur . 1930
Findlay offers scientific proof of life after death and the reason and purpose of our stay on earth.
|The Higher Spiritualism Leonard, John C. New York:1927
An objective analysis of the history, philosophy, and teachings of Spiritualism.
|After Death, Letters From Julia Stead, William Thomas 1909
A collection of messages, received through automatic writing from the spirit world.
|The Blue Island Stead, Estelle. W. and Pardoe Woodman. 1922
April, 1912 The Titanic sank in mid-ocean. My father was a passenger on this ship and passed on to the next world. A fortnight after the disaster I saw my father’s face, and heard his voice just as distinctly as I heard it when he bade me good-bye before embarking on the Titanic. With help of a well known voice medium, Mrs. Etta Wriedt, I talked with my father for over twenty minutes. The Blue Island provides very definite proof of communication from the spirit world.