505 Camino de los Marquez
As our part-time Interim Minister, Reverend Gregory is at our Center one Sunday per month.
Talk Title: “Being the Buddha, Being the Christ”
Gregory Toole is an ordained minister with the Centers for Spiritual Living.
He is the Spiritual Director of Somseva, a CSL Focus Ministry he founded in 2015. Somseva’s mission is to inspire authentic, compassionate relationships through spiritual education, tools, and practices that promote peacemaking and conscious action.
Gregory is also the author of the book, “A Simple Guide to Planetary Transformation”.
For the past 20 years, Gregory’s life has been dedicated to serving humanity through teaching the Science of Mind philosophy in both group and individual settings. Gregory’s teaching is grounded in the idea that each person has great power to transform their life. He has taught thousands of students around the world through his classes, individual coaching, writing, and speaking engagements.
Gregory served for five years as the Senior Minister of Center for Spiritual Living in Davis, California after graduating from ministerial school in 2004. He then served for six years at Centers for Spiritual Living Home Office, first as the Ecclesiastical Leader and then as Director of Member Support and Education. While at Home Office, he was also the President of Holmes Institute.
Prior to becoming a minister, Gregory was Executive Director of a non-profit youth development organization in Oakland, California. Gregory’s early career was in the computer industry where he started as a software developer and then moved into marketing and business development.
He holds a master’s degree in Management from MIT and a master’s degree in Consciousness Studies from Holmes Institute.