The ultimate measure of a man is not Where he stands in moments of comfort And convenience, but where he stands At times of challenge and controversy. ~Quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. The First Amendment of the Bill of Rights allows us the privilege of free speech and to peacefully assemble. We can petition […]

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I go to the Buddha for guidance, I go to the Dharma for guidance, I go to the Sangha for guidance. ~Vandana Ti-Sarana (Homage and Three Refuges) During this week, I had to go to the pet store. My cat, Shunki, and the church’s cat, Hanachan, was running low on their food. As I was […]

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Today I choose to live with gratitude For the love that fills my heart, the peace That rest within my spirit and the voice Of hope that says all things are possible. ~Anonymous It is with disappointment that Guadalupe Buddhist Church’s Obon is cancelled this year. We are taking precautionary measures for the safety of […]

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Hello Everyone! Here’s the latest and final update for our Obon 2020: The Guadalupe Buddhist Church annual Obon Festival is officially postponed for this year. Even in a pandemic, the community of family that we have built in support of the Guadalupe Buddhist Church is strong and active! We’ve also received donations for our White […]

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Dear Members and Friends of Guadalupe Buddhist Church, I hope this letter finds you safe, healthy, and well. Letter writing has become a thing of the past. Instead of an article, I decided to write more of a personal note to you all. During the time of Shinran and Rennyo Shonin, letters were used as […]

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