The SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF CANADA will receive applications from any Spiritual person desiring to qualify as an Ordained Minister of the religion of Spiritualism who:

 

1. Is a current subscribing member of the SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF CANADA and has been a subscribing member for at least two (2) years prior to the application; and

 

2. Has an Accredited Worker’s Certificate as a Medium, Speaker and Spiritual Healer from the SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF CANADA and has served Spiritualist churches in these capacities continually for two (2) years prior to the application; and

 

3. Has graduated from the SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF CANADA’S education program or has been granted equivalency through procedures as set by the Board of Governors of the SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF CANADA; and

 

4. Has a reasonable knowledge of the Religion, Philosophy, and Science of Spiritualism; and

 

5. Has a reasonable knowledge of the literature of Spiritualism and its authors, and of the history of Spiritualism; and

 

6. Has a reasonable knowledge of comparative religions; and

 

7. Has a reasonable ability to prepare and conduct a complete service in a professional manner.