First Memorial Service for the Third Shinbashira, Zenye Nakayama

On June 24, the first memorial service for the Third Shinbashira, Zenye Nakayama, who passed away for rebirth on the same day of last year at the age of 81, was observed at the Main Sanctuary and Memorial Hall with the Shinbashira presiding as chief officiant.
Family members, officials of Church Headquarters, head ministers of directly supervised churches, superintendents of dioceses, as well as other church head ministers, Yoboku and followers attended the service. 40 tents were prepared for the many attendees in the Inner Courtyard in front of the Memorial Hall.