On Saturday August 20th, Dae Jaang (Jim Casebolt) was ordained as a Dharma Teacher within the Taego A-E Parish. The ordination ceremony took place at 6:00 pm at Dharma Gate Zen, in Troy Michigan during the Taego A-E Parish conference.
Ven. Jongmae Park, Patriarch of the parish performed the ordination. Other Taego clergy and dharma students were present to witness the event, including the A-E Parish Bishop, Ven. Hae Kwang and Ven. Hae Doh, whom is Rev. Dae Jaang’s Dharma teacher.
Rev. Dae Jaang resides in Ohio.