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Young Israel of Brookline

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 25 July 2018.

Phone: 617-734-0276
Email: office@yibrookline.org
Website: http://www.yibrookline.org/
History The congregation was founded in 1953 and services were originally held in small house on Fuller Street.  The congregation grew rapidly and in 1964 the members moved to a larger space on Green Street. After an electrical fire destroyed the synagogue building on January 11, 1994, the community continued to thrive as their services... Read more about Young Israel of Brookline

Kol Tikvah

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 24 July 2014.

Phone: 781-784-0004
Email: admin@koltikvahsharon.org
Website: http://koltikvahsharon.org/
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Phillips Congregational Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 September 2014.

Phone: 617-268-1592

Cambridge Zen Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

Phone: 617-576-3229
Email: info@cambridgezen.com
Website: http://www.cambridgezen.com
[flickr_set id="72157621814599581"] History The Cambridge Zen Center (CZC) was founded in 1973 by some of the early students of Zen Master Seung Sahn, in the tradition of the Kwan Um School of Zen. Before moving to their current location one block off of Central Square in 1982, the Center was at various locations within Cambridge and... Read more about Cambridge Zen Center

Universal Buddhist Congregation (Giao Hoi Phat Giao Dai Chung)

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 August 2018.

Phone: 617-569-1208
Description The Universal Buddhist Congregation (UBC), which meets in East Boston, was started in 1985 by Rev. Thich Giac Duc, who is the spiritual leader of the community. The extended community consists of between 2,000 and 3,000 people, with 50 attending services on an average day. Young people are a focus of this community, and it is not unusual for half of those gathered to be children and teenagers. There are... Read more about Universal Buddhist Congregation (Giao Hoi Phat Giao Dai Chung)

Wat Nawamintararachutis (The NMR Buddhist Meditation Center)

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 August 2018.

Phone: 508-823-1800
Website: http://watnawamin.org/#
[flickr_set id="72157645221910894"] [flickr_set id="72157637699574234"] [flickr_set id="72157621939121834"] History

In the late 1990s, a group of Thai families living in the Boston area became interested in founding a Theravada Buddhist temple in honor of the Thai monarch Rama IX, Bhumibhol Adulyadej, who was born at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge on December 5...

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Faith Lutheran Church

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 27 August 2015.

Phone: 617-354-0414
Email: info@faithcambridge.org
Website: http://www.faithcambridge.org
[flickr_set id="72157621937325932"] History Swedish immigrants founded Faith Lutheran Church in 1892. The minister at the time would go down to the docks, meet Swedish Lutherans, and bring them back to Cambridge and secure jobs and housing for them. Church services were conducted entirely in Swedish until the late-1930s and, until recently, older... Read more about Faith Lutheran Church

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