The Aetherius Society was founded in England in 1955 by Dr. George King and was incorporated in the U.S. in 1960. The Los Angeles church was founded in 1965 and is the American headquarters of the Aetherius Society. The church grounds are a series of bungalows surrounded by a gated four-foot wall forming a compound. A full schedule of services and activities is only available on request. To become a friend of the Aetherius Society you must purchase an annual subscription that costs $10, which includes a monthly email newsletter.