Summer 2019 Newsletter

Sangha News

The summer edition of our biannual newsletter, Sangha, is out, with news, photos and art from the community.

Rev. Patrick Teverbaugh uses the Vimalakirti Sutra to discuss how core ethical practices allow us to meet the world with our hearts. “In fact,” he says, “These practices connect us to our own hearts and we are immediately in our Buddha-Field.”


Schedule of Events

Upcoming Events

Looking for ways to connect? SCZC is a an active community with a wide range of events, classes, groups and social activity. Feel free to explore the links at the top of the page and follow your path of zen. Or, view our calendar.


In Blogs

“… The prayer service is for those who have died in captivity and calls our attention to the suffering born of chaos and upheaval, the long stringy threads of displacement that show up, silent threads, over generations, in ways that are so complex, its hard to even see the through line of trauma.”

Rev. Dana Takagi
From “The Treachery of Images .... and Zen Practice”


Integrating Zen Practice and Everyday Life

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