Religious Center

Jain Center of Greater Boston

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 27 September 2018.

Phone: 781-762-9490
Email: webmaster@jcgb.org
Website: http://www.jcgb.org

History

The Jain Center of Greater Boston was founded on September 9th, 1973 when twenty families gathered in a home to celebrate Paryushana Parva, a holiday commemorating the birth of Mahavira, the historical founder of Jainism. Throughout the 1970s the group met at the MIT Student Center or Rindge Tower apartments (where many of the... Read more about Jain Center of Greater Boston

Wat Buddhabhavana (Great Wisdom Center)

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 18 June 2019.

Phone: 978-692-3120
Website: http://www.middlesexdesign.com/gwc/
[flickr_set id="72157621939093370"] History Originally known as The Laotian Temple of Massachusetts, Wat Buddhabhavana was founded in the mid-1990s by a small Lao community in Lowell, Massachusetts. In the early 2000s, due to the illness of the head monk of the temple and his subsequent retirement, the temple's lay board members considered dissolving the temple.... Read more about Wat Buddhabhavana (Great Wisdom Center)

Keshet

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 27 September 2018.

Phone: 617.524.9227
Email: info@keshetonline.org
Website: http://keshetonline.org/
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Westwood Interfaith Council

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 August 2018.

Phone: 781-461-1730
Email: office@fbcwestwood.org
Mission and Activities The primary goal of the Council is to foster relationships between religious communities through education and mutual support. The Council identifies the religious community's response to the 1981 destruction of a Jewish synagogue by arson as the primary source of their commitment. At that time, various Christian congregations banded together to provide space... Read more about Westwood Interfaith Council

Portuguese Baptist Church

Information about this center is no longer updated.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

Phone: 617-534-4557

Society of Elder Faiths

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 August 2018.

Phone: 508-918-9786
Website: http://www.elderfaiths.org
History and Mission In 1996, several members of the New England Local Council of the Covenant of the Goddess (NELCCoG) decided to form a group "in order to provide services to the local Pagan community which require a larger scale, more formal organizational structure than our individual covens can comfortably offer." These founders created the Society of Elder Faiths (SEF),... Read more about Society of Elder Faiths

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