“As far as I was aware when I founded the Church of Jediism there were no other Jedi organizations. I believe I was the first to form an online group of note in 2007 via my website and Myspace.”
Jones, Daniel M.. Become the Force: 9 Lessons on How to Live as a Jediist Master (Kindle Locations 1208-1210). Watkins Media. Kindle Edition.
In January 2008 Jones tells BBC News, “As children we always watched the Star Wars films anyway. We noticed that there were a couple of sites on the internet, Jedi church sites. We printed off a couple of sermons and did a sermon in our house for a couple of friends one night.”