Association for Global New Thought

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The Association for Global New Thought (AGNT) is an organization of ministers, lay people, heads of other New Thought organizations, and people of all faiths dedicated to "conscious co-creation".[1] Its New Thought member churches and centers number between 600 and 700, and include Unity churches, Religious Science, Divine Science centers, and nondenominational New Thought spiritual communities.[2]


The Association for Global New Thought was formed after, "a leadership struggle in 1996 resulted in a number of influential leaders leaving INTA (International New Thought Alliance) to form the Association for Global New Thought."[3]


Rev. Michael Beckwith is a cofounder and president of the organization.[4] Programs of the AGNT include the Season for Nonviolence; the Synthesis Dialogues with His Holiness, the Dalai Lama; the Awaked World Annual Conference; and New Thought Broadcasting.[5]


  1. ^ Hubbard, B.M. (1998) Conscious evolution: Awakening the power of our social potential. New World Library. p 254.
  2. ^ "About the Association for Global New Thought". Retrieved June 27, 2011.
  3. ^ Jones, L. (2005) Encyclopedia of Religion, Volume 10. Macmillan Reference USA, 2005.
  4. ^ Carlson, R., Shield, B., and Williamson, M. (2008) Handbook for the Spirit. New World Library. p 118.
  5. ^ Twist, L. and Barker, T. (2006) The Soul of Money: Reclaiming the Wealth of Our Inner Resources. W. W. Norton & Company. p 262.

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