from Rev. Stephen Fulton and
welcome to the First Spiritual Temple
and its Ayer Institute. The First Spiritual Temple is an
Christian Spiritualist Church, founded on June 28, 1883, in Boston.
Our founder was a progressive and free-thinking man, named Marcellus
Over the years,
the First Spiritual Temple has gone through many changes, always
seeking to adapt to the current-day needs of people. But, throughout
its 125-year history, our basic principle has remained steadfast:
God is Spirit; we are Spirit; and that is how we are connected.
Furthermore, God's greatest gift to us is freedom of choice; but,
with this wondrous gift comes responsibility, personal and
Ayer founded the Church in order to address the growing needs of
people to understand God, Spirit, Spiritualism, death, Jesus Christ, and the Bible
in a more practical and working manner. He was concerned in
addressing the, then, fairly new Spiritualist movement; not as a
religion, in itself, but, rather, as a means whereby
all religions and faiths could find a common ground, in God as Spirit
and in ourselves as Spirit.
Spiritual Temple and its Ayer Institute
are located at:
Brookline, Massachusetts 02446-5605
Telephone: (617) 566-7639
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First Spiritual Temple
The Ayer Institute
16 Monmouth Street, Brookline, MA, 02446-5605 USA
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