Rev. Daniel Borysewicz is a progressive, sex positive hospice chaplain seeking radical inclusion for all people; regardless of race, nationality, sexual or gender identity, or socio-economic class. Daniel works to provide solutions for problems that individuals have difficulty dealing with; shame and internalized homophobia are two examples, and assists in connecting people with others for mutual benefit.

Daniel is currently a Hospice Chaplain with Vitas Healthcare ( in Oakland, CA; Assistant Night Minister with San Francisco Night Ministry (; and volunteer clergy at Metropolitan Community Church San Francisco (

Daniel is a Reiki Practitioner, through the tutelage of Dr. Kirk Prine, CMT, Reiki Master at Flesh and Spirit Community ( in San Francisco, CA and a Shamanic Energy Medicine Practitioner in the Peruvian tradition of the Q’ero Indian through the tutelage of Drake Bear Stephen (

Daniel received a Masters in Divinity (M.Div.) and a Certificate in Sexuality and Religion (CSR) from Pacific School of Religion ( in Berkeley in May 2013, a BA in Anthropology from the University of Arizona in May 2009, with a focus on Religious and Queer Studies and a AA in Anthropology from Pima Community College in May 2007.

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