Established: October 8, 1944 by Reverend
Gyomay M. Kubose, new temple building dedicated May 21, 2006.
Lineage: American Jodo Shinshu/Rev.
Gyomay M. Kubose (Rev. Haya Akegarasu/Rev. Manshi Kiyozawa).
Affiliation: Administratively Independent with lineage ties to Otani-ha
Telephone: (773) 334-4661 Fax: (773) 334-4726
Contact Person: Reverend Yukei Ashikaga (773) 334-4661
Activities: Sunday services at 11
a.m. in English, 1 p.m. in Japanese (monthly).
Meditation: Sunday, 9-10:15 a.m.; Thursday: 6:30-7 p.m. - introduction,
7-8:15 p.m. practice
(NOTE: April through October, there will be no Thursday evening sessions.)
Publication: BTC Bulletin monthly newsletter.
Hours: 10am-4pm weekdays.
English Language Services: 11:00 a.m.
Shotsuki Hoyo (monthly memorial) services: Usually the 1st Sunday of each
month. Please call 773-334-4661 to confirm.
No Services Sunday before Labor Day
Open Discussion Group: 2nd Sunday of the month, after services.
Guest Speaker Series: Usually the 3rd Sunday of the month.
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