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Buddhist Churches of America.

Est. 1899; organized 1914 as Buddhist Mission of N. Am.; present name adopted 1942. Represents the Jodo Shinshu Sect of Buddhism*; believes in salvation by faith in the Wisdom and Compassion of Amida Buddha.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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