Welcome to the Headquarters of the RHIMES* lineage of interspirituality. The RHIMES lineage is a family of spiritual communities including The Ecumenical Franciscans of the Renewal, an interspiritual Franciscan community of men and women for all walks of life and spiritual perspective living in the world; Compassionate Heart Community, local communities teaching meditation and devotional interspiritual worship and classes; and our affiliated seminary, The Anglican Divinity School or ADS.
If you are interested in exploring the possibility of affiliating with a RHIMES Community or starting one of your own – of if you are interested in ordination as an interspiritual teacher or minister, contact us at ChristEnlight@gmail.com!
*RHIMES (c) stands for Radically inclusive, Heart-centered, Interspiritual, Meditative, Engaged Spirituality
About Craig Bergland
I am an interspiritual, progressive spiritual guide, teacher, priest, bishop, and pastor. I live in Milwaukee, WI and am the spiritual director of the Compassionate Heart Community here. I am the bishop founder of The Universal Anglican Interspiritual Church, a radically inclusive, progressive, alternative, post denominational Church that welcomes all people to participate fully in our traditional and non-traditional communities. I am also the founder of RHIMES, a radically inclusive, heart centered, interspiritual, meditative, engaged spirituality. In 2001 I founded Bishop Craig Ministries, which provides clergy services to all people regardless of spiritual or religious affiliation or history. I have published three books, "A Journey Toward Awakening," "Dispatches from the Interspiritual Front," and "RHIMES."