Ed Bacon is an Episcopal priest and a national voice on issues of Love-based as opposed to fear-based systems; the Oneness of all creation; rethinking Christianity as non-bigoted, science-friendly, interfaith, and love-based; as well as promoting peace and justice for all regardless of race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.
After his 2016 retirement from 35 years of being senior priest of Episcopal Churches he continues his priesthood as speaker, retreat leader, and writer. Author of 8 Habits of Love, he also blogs regularly for Medium.com.
Ed has been a guest on Oprah Winfrey’s Soul Series and a guest panelist in the Spirituality 101 segment of The Oprah Winfrey Show’s “Living Your Best Life” series. Ms. Winfrey recently named Ed Bacon a “Soul Teacher” on her “SuperSoul 100” list, a collection of “100 awakened leaders who are using their voices to elevate humanity.”
He serves on several boards, including Pando Populus, an organization promoting the values and preservation of the largest organism on the planet, “Pando,” the one-tree 106 acre quaking aspen forest in Southern Utah. He and his wife live in Birmingham near their grandchildren.