Spiritualists of the mid-nineteenth century who saw in the Bible a depiction of Spiritualist truth. They believed Jesus to be a great medium. In contrast, most Spiritualists were not Christians, believing that Spiritualist contact with the dead stood in contradiction to Christian doctrines of the resurrection. In the United States, Moses Hull was the first major champion of the Christian Spiritualist perspective.
Hull, Daniel. Moses Hull. Wellesley, MA: Maugus Printing, 1907.