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Archive for November, 2008

The Autumn Grand Service for the 171st Year of the Teaching

Followers Pledge to Make a Fresh Start on the Path Leading to the Joyous Life
The Autumn Grand Service commemorating the founding of the Teaching was conducted at Tenrikyo Church Headquarters on October 26 with an attendance of 100,000 followers. The Shinbashira, who presided over the Service as chief officiant, left the Staff [...]

The Shinbashira’s Sermon at the Autumn Grand Service 2008

I wish to express my deep appreciation for the trouble you have taken in returning to Jiba to attend today’s Autumn Grand Service. May I also thank all of you most sincerely for the efforts you are devoting in your daily lives to the work of the path. Having duly been able [...]

Young Men’s Association Holds 84th Convention

On October 27, the day after the Autumn Grand Service, the 84th Tenrikyo Young Men’s Association Convention was held in commemoration of the association’s 90th anniversary. Some 15,000 participants including association members filled the Inner Courtyard of Church Headquarters.
The Young Men’s Association has been conducting the “Gatherings for Tenri Young Men: [...]

Ichiretsukai Marks 80 Years of Supporting Education

A ceremony commemorating the 80th anniversary of Tenrikyo Ichiretsukai Foundation was held on October 18 in the presence of the Shinbashira, his wife, Mrs. Harue Nakayama, and the former Shinbashira in Tenri University Gymnasium #1. Eighty years ago on this date in 1928, the second Shinbashira, Shozen Nakayama, was married and [...]