Los Angeles Branch


Due to the number of IDMR members visiting International Headquarters, and the frequent change in class location for IDMR Los Angeles, the class schedule for the Los Angeles Branch is now available on the website. You may also call 323-733-0672 for class schedule information. To view the September Calendar, click here. To view and print September Calendar in Adobe Acrobat, click here. To view the October Calendar, click here. To view and print October Calendar in Adobe Acrobat, click here. To view the November Calendar, click here. To view and print November Calendar in Adobe Acrobat, click here. To view the December Calendar, click here. To view and print December Calendar in Adobe Acrobat, click here.

IDMR Travel to Los Angeles

For all branch school members who plan to visit the Los Angeles, CA branch, please contact the Hospitality Chairperson prior to purchasing tickets or making arrangements for accommodations. There will be an influx of branch school visitors to Los Angeles in the coming months. It is imperative that notification be sent in advance of making travel plans via e-mail to lahospitality@aol.com.


IDMR Los Angeles Branch Classes available via YouSendIt (Program Update)

As of August 1, 2010, all requests to participate in the YouSendIt program should be sent to IDMR International Headquarters, PO Box 19877, Los Angeles, CA 90019, and addressed to the attention of the Information Systems Committee.  A new form has been posted on the Intranet Site.  Audio Visual and Audio files of all Los Angeles classes are available via the Internet to all IDMR members.  Please see the Intranet for details or contact a member of your local officer's board.

IDMR Home Bible Study Course

The free Home Bible Study Course has been discontinued and is no longer offered by the Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research.

Intranet/Network Updates

Please contact your Branch officers or refer to the Intranet Site for a list of IDMR e-mail addresses.

Baton Rouge, LA Updates

Due to the recent flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the IDMR Baton Rouge branch has been closed. Thus far, the members of the branch are safe. A few members have been affected by the flooding. The IDMR Louisiana State organization and branch schools within the state are assisting the Baton Rouge branch as needed.

Regular class schedules have been resumed. Additional updates will be posted as information becomes available.


Memorial Service for Dr. Judy Eaves will be held on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 12PM; Our Savior's Lutheran Church located at 1320 W. Williams Street, Banning, CA 92220. The repast will be held at the Plantation on the Lake Clubhouse located at 10961 Desert Lawn Drive, Calimesa, CA 92320.

Condolences may be sent to:
Dr. Ed Eaves
c/o IDMR Banning Branch
PO Box 1496
Banning, CA 92220

Dr. Abigail (Abbey) Anne Cortez Black passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016.

All expressions of condolence may be sent to:
Dr. Christopher Black
2824 W. Verdugo Avenue
Burbank, CA 91505.

Memorial Service held on:
Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 9:30am
Forest Lawn Glendale
1712 Glendale Avenue
Glendale, CA 91205.

Media Coverage of IDMR

  • Spiritual Survivor, Lee Rosen recalls fleeing Europe during Holocaust, The Spectator (Hornell, NY), May 25, 2008.

  • Metaphysics institute marks 30 years in Dallas, Dallas News.Com, The Dallas Morning News (Dallas, TX), May 20, 2005.

  • Group has its own way of saying God's name, San Antonio Express-News (San Antonio, TX), February 17, 2003. 

  • For IDMR, names critical to identifying God correctly, The Killeen Daily Herald Online (Killeen, TX), March 16, 2002.

  • Scientific Approach, Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research looks at God in different ways than major religions, Tribune Chronicle (Warren, Ohio), Sunday, December 15, 2002.

  • Metaphysics group teaches knowledge vs. dogma, The Tennessean (Nashville, TN), July 14, 2001.

  • Searching for Understanding, The Topeka Capital-Journal (Topeka, KS), June 22, 2001.

  • Religious 'school' hopes to grow, Richmond Times-Dispatch (Richmond, VA) June 2, 2001.

  • Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research: What's that? The Shreveport Sun (Shreveport, LA) April 26, 2001.

  • Institute operates on academic format, Mohave Valley Daily News (Laughlin, NV) January 26 - 27, 2001. 

  • Understanding Yahweh, Muskogee Daily Phoenix and Times Democrat (Muskogee, OK) January 27, 2001.

  • Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research meets in Conway, Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR) January 26, 2001.

  • IDMR follows the visions of Founder Henry Kinley, Sun Post News (San Clemente, CA) January 5, 2001.

  • Speakers to discuss the human body, Jewish history, The Star-Gazette (Elmira, NY) October 17, 2000.

  • If spirit counts, why argue over 'physical rituals', The News Star (Monroe, LA) September 30, 2000.

  • Institute teaches knowledge, understanding, thus faith, Muskogee Daily Phoenix (Muskogee, OK) August 12, 2000.

  • Visionary Teaching Offers New Way To View the 'Pattern' of Religion, The Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Willamsport, PA - Wellsboro-Mansfield Branch) July 29, 2000.

  • Metaphysical Means, The Augusta Chronicle (Augusta, GA), July 22, 2000. 

  • Teaching Creation's Pattern, The Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY), June 24, 2000.

  • Beyond the flesh, Group puts faith in God's name, The News-Star (Monroe, LA), June 24, 2000.

  • Institute joins religion and science, The Indianapolis Recorder, (Indianapolis, IN) June 9, 2000.

  • Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research, Community Shopper (Richmond, VA), June 6, 2000.

  • We must recognize what's inside, The Town Talk (Alexandria, LA), March 4, 2000.

  • Where We Worship: The Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research, The News & Observer - Faith (Raleigh, NC), February 25, 2000.

  • Faith and Values Section Spotlight, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Section B2, (Atlanta, GA),  February 19, 2000.

  • Finding the light through study, research - The Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research seeks to find answers to questions about religion. The Daily Messenger (Irondequoit, NY - Rochester Branch) January 16, 2000.

  • Divine Metaphysics Research seminar this Sunday, Long Beach Press-Telegram (Long Beach, CA), December 22, 1999.

  • Institute schedules lecture at library. The Log Cabin Democrat of Conway Arkansas. December 17, 1999.

  • Worship Spotlight - Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research, Press and Sun Bulletin (Binghamton, NY), November 27, 1999.

  • Spiritual growth is essential for new millennium, The News-Star (Monroe, LA) November 6, 1999.

  • Group shares its doctrines about God, Science, The Times (Shreveport, LA), October 8, 1999.

  • Institute questions common beliefs, The Middletown Journal (Middletown, OH), September 25, 1999.

  • Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research establishes Internet presence, The Evening Tribune (Hornell, NY), September 23, 1999.

  • The Mystery of the Godhead, Trinity or Unity, The Town Talk (Alexandria, LA), August 7, 1999.

  • Seeing God's 'pattern' in life, The Tennessean (Nashville, TN), July 29, 1999.

  • Spiritual group holds convention, The Chronicle of Mt. Juliet (Mt. Juliet, TN), July 21, 1999.

  • Unconventional Faith, The Montgomery Advertiser (Montgomery, AL), May 1, 1999.

  • In His Image, The Town Talk (Alexandria, LA), February 13, 1999.

  • Charting the Way, The Times Record (Ft. Smith, AR), September 26, 1998.


Public Relations

IDMR International CD "Elohim the Archetype (Original) Pattern of the Universe"

IDMR International Public Relations mailed a CD to every branch of the Institute entitled, "Elohim the Archetype (Original) Pattern of the Universe."  IDMR Branch Schools are requested to make a copy of this CD available to their members, either free of charge or at a minimal cost to cover the reproduction expenses of the CD. 

Digital Chart Orders

As of Wednesday, September 21, 2016 digital chart orders are temporarily suspended until further notice. 

Holy Name Bible Inquiries
Although the Holy Name Bible is one of the biblical resources utilized by the Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research (IDMR), the IDMR neither prints nor publishes the Holy Name Bible, and is in no way affiliated or associated with any organization that prints or publishes it or claims to do so.