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Frequently asked questions

What is Spiritualism?

Spiritualism is a way of life. It brings proof of the survival of the human consciousness after physical death through evidential mediumship. It has no dogma and no demands on adherence to its philosophy. It combines philosophy, science and religion. It is guided by 7 Principles.

Does the Spiritualist movement have a leader?

No. Spiritualists do not believe in following any “gurus” and – unlike mainstream religions – do not have any “holy writings”, although many books have been written about all aspects of Spiritualism. The philosophy stresses the individuality of spiritual paths and emphasises the importance of personal spiritual experiences.

What is the cost of membership?

Membership is $20 per annum for financial year 23/24. This fee is subject to change.

What benefits do I have being a member?

Being a member gives you access to our extensive library of Spiritualist books; it entitles you to vote at the AGM, and enables you to stand for election to any committee position.  You will also receive our quarterly newsletter keeping you up to date with our events with membership discounts.

What are the goals and visions of the Canberra Spiritualist Association in particular?

Our mission is to bring a modern knowledge of eternal life, encouraging each individual and humanity as a whole, to recognise their highest spiritual potential through embracing Spiritualist principles.

Our Goals are:

To serve those in the spirit world by providing a vessel for communicating with loved ones.

To promote the education and understanding of Spiritualism.

To provide high quality training in evidential mediumship and psychic awareness.

To provide proof of eternal life through evidential mediumship.

To be the organisation of choice for demonstrating mediums.

To uplift those in grief.

To provide the environment to experience the conscious and personal experience of the reality of life after death.

To provide healing through the power of spirit within the context of mediumistic healing.

To create a space for healing through music, inspiration, philosophy and community.

To provide guidance and support.

To inspire individuals to recognise their own spiritual and eternal nature thus encouraging them to truly live.

To build a safe, inclusive and understanding community.

To build a community that both supports the CSA financially and practically.

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Canberra Spiritualist Association is run by volunteers which includes an Executive Committee.  Emails are checked on a weekly basis and we will endeavour to respond to your enquiries in a timely manner.

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