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Encyclopedia > Arthur Ford

Arthur Ford (January 8, 1896January 4, 1971) was an American psychic spiritual medium, clairaudient and in 1955 founded the Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship. January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... A psychic is a person who claims or who is believed to possess extra-sensory abilities, including: Clairvoyance, Psychometry and Precognition. ... In spirituality, a medium or spirit medium (plural mediums) is an individual who claims the ability to receive messages from spirits (discorporate entities), or claims that he or she can channel such entities — that is, write or speak in the voice of these entities rather than in the mediums...


Born in Titusville, Florida he studied many religions as a child and attended Transylvania College, a Disciples of Christ school in Lexington, Kentucky. He was ordained as a Disciples minister, and served a church in Barbourbville, Kentucky. Titusville is a city located in Brevard County, Florida. ... For other uses of the name Transylvania, see Transylvania (disambiguation). ... The insignia of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). ... It has been suggested that Fayette County, Kentucky be merged into this article or section. ...


His psychic abilities first presented themselves to him during the First World War while serving in the Army he would "hear" the names of fellow soldies and within the next days they would be on the casualty lists. After the war he researched psychic phenomena and became a Spiritualist around 1921. He would soon become a trance medium, and "Fletcher," his control, would present himself in these early trance sessions and remain with him for his entire career. One of his lectures in Britain in 1927 was attended by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who the next day said "One of the most amazing things I have ever seen in 41 years of psychic experience was the demonstration of Arthur Ford. Combatants Allies: Serbia, Russia, France, Romania, Belgium, British Empire, United States, Italy, and others Central Powers: Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Ottoman Empire Casualties Military dead: 5 million Civilian deaths: 3 million Total of dead: 8 million Military dead: 4 million Civilian deaths: 3 million Total dead: 7 million The First... Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction. ...


He gained national attention when he was believed to have contacted the dead son of Bishop Pike in 1967 on network TV. James Albert Pike (1913 - 1969) was an American Episcopal bishop. ...


 
 

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