About the Institute - From Founding Minister, Rev. James DeBiasio
Institute is a non-profit organization dedicated to the service of your
growing awareness, and to fostering an environment in which each
individual may be stimulated to pursue his or her own true spiritual
unfoldment uninhibited by dogmatic concerns. To arouse a process of
joyous living, creative genius, cooperation, health, prosperity, and
universal service is to arouse the spiritual heart of the organization.
that the search for your truth embodies a personal examination of all
philosophies and religions, the Institute Experience seeks to provide
the focal point for that search and a nurturing environment in which the
evolution of your spiritual progression may be realized.
a wide variety of growth experiences, the Institute and its well
trained professional staff provide the fulcrum where each may endeavor
to explore and express the Truth as he or she understands it. The
on-going and comprehensive series of study and development experiences
in esoteric, metaphysical, healing and personal growth are
augmented by the spiritual fellowship, guidance and shared experiences
which are available.
only an openness to Truth, the seeker is then encouraged to pursue the
expansion of awareness of his or her inner-self through service, and to
unfold in the arms of love the potential for perfection that lies
Church and center for Metaphysical Living – the Institute seeks to
provide a common ground in which souls passionate to grow may resolve
the differences of mind and experience which appear to separate us. To
grow by sharing, in joy as well as in pain. A shelter to nurture the
best that is within us, a proving ground of our resolve, a place of
peace, and hope, and light, and comfort, of work, of rest, of spiritual
growth, of enlightenment.
with love do we greet you, and with hope do we grow with you...not by
the efforts of one or a few, but by the energy of all.
Reverend James E. De Biasio,
is open to all who aspire to the path of Self Realization and wish to
share their spiritual progress with the company of supportive and
like-minded individuals. Please discuss your interest in becoming a part
of our vital spiritual community with one of the ministers.
You can register as a member on line at the book store.
Search under "membership."
The Institute for Spiritual Development.
Diana Friedell, Director
78 Chestnut St., Oneonta, NYPhone: 607-433-2089 email: [email protected]