Guest Speakers this Month at Seattle Unity

We have a fabulous lineup of Guest Speakers this month at Seattle Unity, which will really help us connect with interfaith perspectives in this month of Service!

Dr. Ann Holmes Redding


9/12 This week we have Dr. Ann Holmes Redding; one of her aspects of Service is to healing the familial relationship among the Jews, Christians, and Muslims.

You can read more about her below here.

Rev. Judith Laxer



9/19 Next week, Rev. Judith Laxer speaks to our relationship with the earth and its seasons for the Autumn Equinox.

More about Rev. Judith Laxer is located below here.


Michael Bogar


9/26 The following week Michael Bogar kicks off the month of the Alchemy of Relationship in a preview talk to his class series on Relationship via the Greek myth of Eros & Psyche.

Find more info below, and hope to see you there!





Ann Holmes Redding, Ph.D., goes where she is invited locally and nationally to share what she’s been learning since the convergence of Islam with her Christian belief and practice in 2006. A teacher, speaker, writer, singer, and spiritual guide, Ann was an Episcopal priest for 25 years. She currently teaches at University of Puget Sound and leads Friday Islamic Prayer at the Interfaith Community Sanctuary in Seattle. She is the founder of Abrahamic Reunion West, a non-profit dedicated to healing the familial relationship among the Jews, Christians, and Muslims. With Jamal Rahman and Kathleen Elias, she is co-author of Out of Darkness Into Light: Spiritual Guidance in the Quran with Reflections from Jewish and Christian Sources.

Rev. Judith Laxer is a modern-day mystic who believes that beauty, humor, and the wonders of nature make life worth living. The founding Priestess of Gaia’s Temple, which just celebrated its 21st anniversary last weekend, Judith is a keynote speaker, teacher of the magickal arts and mysteries, and author of Along the Wheel of Time: Sacred Stories for Nature Lovers. Judith dedicates herself to supporting the rise and integration of the feminine in all Her magnificence and wisdom in our culture., www.gaiastemple.
Michael Bogar has studied and taught the classical religious texts from many religious traditions and is a very effective teacher of spiritual concepts. He has studied Jungian Depth Psychology and universal mythologies.  He will be teaching a three class series for Alchemy of Relationship.  More info on that series here.