We welcome all to attend our weekly family oriented Sunday church services at BCO. Greeters are available at church services to welcome and guide new visitors. Services are held in English (Limited Japanese translated songs and chanting).

3/15/2020 – Notice:  All onsite services and activities at BCO have been cancel until further notice due to the Covid-19 Virus. Please check our Home Page at www.buddhistchurchofoakland.org for further information.  BCO

Weekly Church Services are held on Sunday starting at 10am

  • 9am – Morning Coffee Social
  • 10am – Dharma Family Services
  • 11am – Adult Program / Dharma School / Jr YBA
    • Adult Service, Shotsuki or Dharma Chat
      • Adult Service is an adult oriented service and sermon.
      • Shotsuki Hoyo is a monthly memorial service to remember members who have passed. More info.
      • Dharma Chat is led by a minister and is a open discussion about Buddhism, current events, or other community interests
    • Dharma School is for pre-high school students. Classes last about an hour and is led by a teacher. Classes are divided by age group. More Info.
    • Jr. YBA is for high school age students. Meetings are student led and supervised by adult/parents. More Info.

BCO Calendar – Services, Events and Activities

Service Book & Sutras

Basic Church Etiquette

Buddhist Holidays & Events Information

Funeral & Memorial Services