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    • Channelers (Mediums)
    • Channellers (Mediums)
    • Channels (Mediums)
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    • found: Gunter (Spirit). World evolution, c1992:t.p. (Margaret McCormick, channel for Gunter)
    • found: Soren (Spirit). Voice of the soul, 2005:t.p. (Soren channelled through Melsa Dowdell)
    • found: Lama Sing (Spirit). In realms beyond, c2001:t.p. (Lama Sing channeled by Al Miner)
    • found: Lazaris (Spirit). Lazaris interviews, c1998- :v. 1, p. 211 (Jach Pursel, Lazaris' only channel)
    • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 14, 2014(Mediumship (redirected from Channeler). Mediumship is the practice of certain people--known as mediums--to purportedly mediate communication between spirits of the dead and other human beings; Channeling can be seen as the modern form of the old mediumship, where the "channel" (or channeller) allegedly receives messages from "teaching-spirit", an "Ascended Master", from God, or from an angelic entity, but essentially through the filter of his own waking consciousness (or "Higher Self"))
    • found: Michaels, M. What is channeling? : mediumship and the modern age, via WWW, Mar. 14, 2014(mediumship or channeling is receiving a communication from specific spirits and either writing or speaking that communication as though the spirit itself is speaking; Much of what a person experiences as a channel (also called a channeler) or as someone who seeks out channelers for answers depends on who you are and what your background is; channelers or other psychics) -
    • found: What is mediumship/channeling?, via First Spiritual Temple website, Mar. 14, 2014(Mediumship can be defined as follows: The process whereby a human instrument, known as a medium or channel, is used by one or more discarnate, spirit personalities for the purpose of: Presenting information, verifiable or otherwise; Causing so-called paranormal activities to occur; Channeling forth certain types of energies; Manifesting themselves for objective examination and/or identification. Mediumship involves a cooperating effort between a person on the Earth plane (the medium or channel) and a person in Spirit (the communicator).) -
    • found: Merriam-Webster online, Mar. 14, 2014(channeler : a person who conveys thoughts or energy from a source believed to be outside the person's body or conscious mind; specifically : one who speaks for nonphysical beings or spirits. Synonyms: channel, medium, psychic, spiritist, spiritualist)
    • found:, Mar. 14, 2014(channeler; especially British, channeller, noun)
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    • BF1281
  • Change Notes

    • 1986-02-11: new
    • 2014-06-13: revised
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