"The Four Debts of Gratitude"​

​​​Common mortals in the Latter Day of the Law,

although benefiting from the virtues of the three treasures,

do not even try to repay their debts of gratitude.

Therefore, how can they expect to complete

all the practices of the Buddha way and attain Buddhahood?

                                                                                                                                                    (Gosho, p. 268)

Myogyoji Temple encompasses the following regions and areas. We have members throughout the Midwest in the following cities.

Chicago, IL        Minneapolis, MN

Detroit, MI          Kansas City, MS

 St. Louis, MO         Memphis, TN

Russellville, AR     New Orleans, LA

Monthly Gosho Passage

Upcoming Events!

Supporting Areas

Monthly Schedule

Welcome to the Nichiren Shoshu Myogyoji temple! We are one of the six temples in the United State and practice Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhism. Please stop by to see our beautiful temple located in West Chicago on Rt.59.


1 south 100 Rt. 59 West Chicago, IL 60186                 Fax: 630-293-9536    

OKO & Mokushi-e Ceremony~ Nov. 13, 11:00AM

1st Sundays  

   Kofu Shodaikai

2nd Sundays

   OKO Ceremony

   Children's Meeting

3rd Sundays

  Introduction Meeting

4th Sundays

   Monthly Memorial