住持見護法師應邀至First Unitarian Church of San Jose主法，及以「Love, Hate, Compassion」作開示/Children: Story of the Swan. 。太谷合唱團也演唱「Wings of Change」 and 「Ode to the Three Jewels」 (約100人 )
What is the boundary between love and hate? When we all love "love" and hate "hate", we cannot eliminate "hate", and we do not experience the greatest love, what Buddhist call "unconditioned compassion". Unconditioned compassion is only possible, however, when the duality between love and hate disappears.