The work of OneSpirit interfaith ministers takes many different forms, as we bring our ministry into every facet of life. Here are some examples:

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? God In what year were you ordained? As an Interfaith Minister – 2016 What is your minister’s vow, and your relationship to it? ‘In the presence of Oneness, I will listen to the song, I will hear the people cry, I…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? The process started in the wake of Diana (Princess of Wales) dying & 9/11 happening. Both had a profound effect on me in terms of bringing into focus issues around division, and how the world could benefit from embracing differences. In what year were…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? Since childhood, I’d had a vision of creating spaces where people of all faiths and none could find spiritual and emotional shelter, and have an intimate experience of unconditionally loving divinity. I had already discovered a passion for officiating at handfastings….

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? It was in 2002, during a period of persistent spiritual enquiry. I was visiting Findhorn and ran into Nicola Coombe who I knew from previous visits. She had just started at what was then the Interfaith Seminary, and her enthusiasm was…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? I was called forth to the training by a wonderful Brennan Healing Science colleague who completed the first year of training some time ago. Her way of speaking with kindness and clarity to groups of people inspired me, and I wanted…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? For me it was literally an answer to prayer. I had been searching for a ‘framework’ within which to live my life where I felt connected to Spirit in all aspects of daily living, and not just in daily practice or…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? I have always had an interest in religion in general. I was brought up as a non-conformist Christian, my mother was Jewish and I’d become interested in Buddhism and Taoism. This interest, in Buddhism especially, had led to the start of…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? A recommendation from a friend ordained in 2012 to look into the course, as I felt an urge to deepen my spirituality. The morning of my ‘interview’ call, I was asked to organise a dear friend’s funeral, who passed two days…

What was it that first called you to train as a OneSpirit interfaith minister? The undisguised joy and vibrancy I experienced as a small child within ceremonies and fiestas in South America, sang in my Heart. I loved how Indigenous and Christian practices interwove. Everyone was welcome and so alive, regardless of life’s hardships. It…

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