Ministers Bio's

Rev. Rita Marie Browning, Apsley ON.


Rev Rita Marie Browning B.Msc.  Governing Official

Rev. Rita Marie is the founder and Governing Official for the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth
and the Metaphysical Ministry of Canada.

She can be reached at 613-334-2943

Rev. Darcelle Runciman, Belleville



Rev. Darcelle Runciman  B.A, B.Sc 

Ready to assist you with your personalized non-denominational, spiritual. or interfaith ceremony on your special day, I can travel  from Toronto to Kingston from my home base in Belleville.  

I believe each ceremony should be a unique reflection of you and your desires and it would be my honour to perform your service.

I specialize in inter-racial and service the LGBTQ community.  

Your ceremony will be conducted with sincerity & dignity with the appropriate lightheartedness to suit the occasion.  

I also perform Celebration of Life and Baby Naming ceremonies.

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BSS Spiritual and Personal

Development Coach
Peace Circle Facilitator 

Advanced Energy Psychology Practitioner
Psychotherapist (OSP clinical member)

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Rev. Susan Dinsmore Paris



Rev. Dinsmore was born a humanitarian and has always helped others along the way.  Throughout her life she has always turned to God and would often pray and find spiritual sanctuary on the beach down the road from her childhood home. In November 2014, Susan was Ordained with the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth. 

 Rev. Susan is happy to perform your weddings, funerals, naming ceremonies (similar to a baptism) and any other services her gifts may help you with.        Rev. Dinsmore is currently the head minister at the East Hamilton Spiritual Church in Hamilton, Ontario. 


Rev. Marilyn Dion Hamilton



Rev. Marilyn Dion

Minister with the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth
Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant
Serving Southwestern Ontario

Choose your date, choose your location and choose to have the most unique ceremony your guests have ever witnessed!  Your life milestone celebration will reflect your wishes, traditions and beliefs woven into a distinctively designed commemoration.  Mark your memories and special moments in a meaningful way that touches hearts.  Weaving words and finding the common thread through differences is something I love to do as a celebrant.  Discovering the essence of the people being recognized in ceremony and Officiate on your special day.  I look forward to meeting with you to discuss how I can bring YOUR story to life.  

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Rev. Karen Stanton Burlington



Rev. Karen Stanton

Weddings - Celebrations of Life - Blessing - Commitment Ceremonies

 Rev. Karen is happy to celebrate with and assist you in planning and solemnizing your wedding, blessing and commitment or celebration of life ceremonies.  Her goal during these important rites of passage is focusing on love; where appropriate fun; harmony as the process unfolds to support you, as you come together with family and friends.  Rev. Karen is a multi-denominational and metaphysical minister who will travel in Southern Ontario for large groups or small gatherings at home.  Rev. Karen is a Trainer and Master Practitioner of Neuro-linguistic Programming.  She has a B.A. from the University of Waterloo in Psychology and a Degree in Metaphysics from the University of Sedona, USA and College Training in the UK.



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Rev. Janice Chrysler Marmora



Rev. Janice Chrysler

I will gladly work with you to create a wedding service that defines who you are as a couple, perform it where you want it and how you want it - with love and respect for your special day.  I believe the service should reflect the uniqueness of who you are, vows repeated spoken with meaning to the two of you all in a setting that best suits your personality.  I can help you whether you are looking for a traditional, spiritual, civil or same sex wedding service.  Having performed over 1090 weddings, I can assure you I understand that your day should be just as special as you are.

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Rev. Gabriel Etele Hamilton



Rev. Gabriel Etele B.Msc.

Rev Gabriel holds a Bachelor's degree in Metaphysical Science, through the University of the International Metaphysical Ministry (IMM USA) He remains an active participant in Graduates in Action, also an active member of the Bancroft Centre for Awakening Spiritual Growth (Canada).  He lives in Hamilton and ministers to the local and surrounding areas.  It is Gabriel's vision to provide a ceremony that is unique to individual spiritual needs.  His professional, personal and flexible attitude is his approach that is based on a philosophy which honors all religions, spiritual paths, faiths and beliefs.  


Rev. Darlene Murray Brighton



Rev. Darlene Murray

"Do onto others as you would have done onto you!"
I believe following this rule creates happiness not only in our own lives but has a ripple effect on the lives we touch!  I am honoured to be asked to create Rites of Passage Ceremonies for persons from all beliefs & cultures.  I am comfortable to officiate any religious ceremonies or no denominational ceremonies for all couples including same sex, interfaith, and multicultural.  Wedding ceremonies in Sign Language are available.

My home is in Brighton & I travel from Toronto to Kingston & surrounding areas including the Peterborough area. 

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Rev. Amy Coghill Port Hope



Rev. Amy Coghill

 I specialize in custom designing wedding ceremonies to ensure they perfectly match a couples beliefs and styles.  I am open to all religions and can also create non-denominational services to suit each couple.  I will travel anywhere between Belleville and Pickering area and reside in Port Hope with my husband and two boys.  You can check out my website or see my Facebook Page. 

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Rev Todd Kaufman Toronto



Rev Todd Kaufman

Non Denominational Wedding Ceremonies
Weddings | Baptisms | End of Life Celebrations | Life & Gender
Transition Ceremonies | Blessing of Relationships | Homes and Pets
Please contact Rev.. Todd directly at 1(800)699-3396 to discuss your requests

Rev. Todd who lives in Toronto and Blue Mountains is experienced in officiating ceremonies of many types and will invest great care in ensuring your ceremony is a unique and memorable celebration that reflects your needs and beliefs.  He is an accomplished public speaker and writer, and an ordained Interfaith Minister.  He describes his beliefs as "radically inclusive!"  He is licensed in the Province of Ontario as a Wedding Officiant and may perform legally binding marriages for couples, including same-sex couples.  Rev Todd recognizes the special importance of your ceremony and is committed to providing you and your loved ones with a full range of support and care to ensure you are prepared, comfortable, and ready to fully experience your special day.  Rev. Todd has extensive experience in performing non-denomination wedding ceremonies of both a religious and secular nature. 

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