Tenrikyo Church Headquarters will be sponsoring the Seminar for Successors, scheduled to be held in Jiba between August this year and April next year, in order to nurture the young people who will take the lead on the path during the next generation. Topics to be focused on at the seminar include God the Parent’s providence, the truth of the everliving Oyasama, the joy of faith, and the self-awareness of being a successor of the path. It aims at providing opportunities for the participants to learn the basics of the teachings and how to live each day based on them, thereby promoting an understanding of their roles and encouraging them to implement the teachings.
During the same period, the Overseas Department will be sponsoring the Overseas Seminar for Successors, which will be held regionally at mission headquarters, centers, and other facilities around the world. The program at each venue will be organized based on those that will be held in Jiba. The seminars at overseas venues are scheduled as follows: