Posts from May 2017

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Join us June 11 for our Graduates’ Service!

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On Sunday, June 11, Hawaii Betsuin will hold a combined adult / Dharma School service at 9:30 a.m. featuring our Class of 2017 graduates! Please join us as we honor Chika Matsumoto, Tyler Onishi, Branden Tsuji-Jones, and Kylie Yamanouchi.

Temple Closure Due to Termite Fumigation: May 31 – June 3

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The following article by Stacy Bradshaw appeared in the May 2017 Goji newsletter as an insert. Happy May, Everyone! Hope everyone is  enjoying the cooler spring weather before the  hot of summer. As the completion of the new  PBA building draws closer (scheduled  completion in August), the temple facilities and  finance committees have been working […]

Betsuin to Observe Shinran’s Birthday with Services on on May 20 and 21

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We will observe Gotan-e at the Hawaii Betsuin with the Gotan-e Otaiya on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 7:00 pm and on Sunday, May 21st with a combined service at 9:30 am. The guest speaker will be Rev. Kevin Kuniyuki, director of the Buddhist Study Center (see bio below). Please join us in commemorating the […]

May 2017 Goji now available online

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The May 2017 Goji, the newsletter of the Hawaii Betsuin temple, is now posted to our website in English and Japanese versions. In this issue: Gotan-e, Shinran’s Birthday Observances, May 20 & 21 About Rev. Kevin Kuniyuki, Gotan-e speaker “The Touching Story of Helen Keller and Hisako Nakamura” Betsuin BWA News and Events It Takes […]