Rev. Paul Bains is the pastor of Saint Samuel Church in East Palo Alto. In 1999, Rev. Bains co-founded the WeHOPE program, providing shelter, meals, skills training, and other life-support services to disadvantaged individuals in the Bay Area.
Wealth and Income Inequality in our Society, Community, and Zen Practice.
“The Way of Active Compassion: How compassion can be cultivated and expressed as service in a world much in need.” This includes the work of Buddhist chaplaincy as a practice and the role of chaplains in supporting people in crisis.
Online Buddhism in Society Discussion Series about Systemic Racism.
This talk explores going beyond striving and regaining a sense of oneness and connection with the world.