The Alister Hardy Religious Experience Research Centre is also linked with the following, which might be of interest to visitors here:

Alister Hardy Trust

The Alister Hardy Trust supports the work of the Alister Hardy Religious Experience Research Centre, disseminate information, and provides a focal point for people interested in the study and nature of spiritual/religious experience.


The University is committed to the highest standards of scholarly study in the context of mutual respect for the diversity and integrity of different religious traditions.


Meta-Net links networks - Christian and others - which develop and promote contemporary expressions of spirituality.

The Academy of Spirituality and Paranormal Studies (an Academic Affiliate of Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship International) on the Links section of their web page.  The Academy has links to 140 other sites, which are listed by subject matter.  It aims "to encourage dialogue, exchange of ideas and co-operation between clergy and academics of religion and philosophy and scientists... to conduct an educational programme for these scholars, the Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship membership and the general public... and to work closely with, and offer offices to, all reputable organisations having related interests in the fields of education, science and psychical research".

The Churches Fellowship for Psychical and Spiritual Studies: The CFPSS exists to promote the study of psychical and religious experience within a Christian context.

The Exceptional Human Experience Network

The Esoteric Experience: This website explores anomalous, religious, and spiritual experiences. The focus is on the psychology of these experiences and their relationship to Western Esoteric traditions.

The International Association for Near-Death Studies (IANDS): a near-death experience (NDE) is one of the most powerful emotional and psychological events known.  This site is provided as a public service to give reliable information about near-death experiences, along with resources for more information and support.

The Scientific and Medical Network: The Network's mission statement is "to deepen understanding in science, medicine and education by fostering both rational analysis and intuitive insights".

The Society for Psychical Research: The Society's aim is "to examine without prejudice or prepossession and in a scientific spirit those faculties of man, real or supposed, which appear to be inexplicable on any generally recognised hypothesis".

The World Congress of Faiths: WCF works to develop better understanding, co-operation and respect between people of different faiths.

The British Teilhard Association: The British Teilhard Association exists to promote the study and development of Teilhard de Chardin's vision of a universe in evolution towards ultimate convergence or completion in a "universal cosmic centre" or "centre of centre", which he identified, in the Christian tradition, with the Cosmic Christ of St. John and St. Paul and the Church Fathers.

Afterlife Research Centre: an international network of researchers exploring anthropological and ethnographic approaches to the study of the afterlife, the spirit world, mediumship, trance, possession, shamanism, healing, and religious experience.