Facilities Rental

“God is the circle whose center is everywhere and whose circumference is nowhere”
- Empedocles  


Renowned architect Paul Williams’ circular design for Founder’s Church symbolizes the wholeness, unity, unending and all-inclusive power of love basic to Science of Mind teachings.


Built in 1957, and now a designated Los Angeles Historic Landmark, Founder’s (Williams) imposing structure has beautifully appointed, well-equipped spaces available for rent to groups, organizations and individuals. View more pictures of the building and its facilities in Our Building gallery



With seating for 1,400; pulpit convertible to full stage, lighting and sound systems, choir loft and one of only Wurlitzer organs in the world, Founder’s stunning Sanctuary provides space perfect for large events including:

  • Concerts – Classical, Rock, Gospel, Jazz, Opera, Dance
  • Seminars and Conferences – 2-3 all-day sessions, single day events, (Kitchen facilities and catering available)
  • Weddings – Exquisite weddings are a Founder’s specialty. Our Wedding Planners do it all for you… or we’ll simply rent you space.
  • Memorial Services – All elements needed ministerial, music, program and reception, etc.



A striking space which seats up to 400, Holmes Chapel is equipped with both piano and organ and is ideal for intimate gatherings such as:

  • Weddings - A center aisle and understated lighting create an aura of love for small, intimate weddings.
  • Meetings & Lectures - The Chapel’s special ambiance enhances any gathering, sacred or secular meetings, poetry readings, book signings, etc.



This large multi-purpose space connects directly to Founder’s fully-equipped kitchen and can be booked for luncheons, dinners, parties, classes, presentations and group meetings such as Toastmasters and Alcoholic Anonymous.



A smaller space than Hornaday Hall, Armor Lounge is available for meetings and/or classes of up to 50 persons.


Event Request Form


For rental, contact the Founder’s Office at 213 388-9733 ext. 101 or email us at info@founderslosangeles.org